April 2018 Issue

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Shave the Mayor

WE NEED YOUR HEAD Bald is Beautiful Cancer sucks. Sorry for such strong language, but I don’t know any other way to put it. Cancer just plain and simply sucks. Especially if the person battling this awful disease is a child. Not only is it scary to fight this battle, but kids also have to […]

Be the Astronaut

One of the most famous astronauts of all time, Neil Armstrong, famously said, “Mystery creates wonder and wonder is the basis of man’s desire to understand.” If you or your the little star gazers in your house have ever dreamed of rocketing towards the stars and stepping foot on the surface of the moon, or […]

The Aurora Fox Gala

The Aurora Fox Arts Center, originally built over 70 years ago, served as Aurora’s only “Movie Palace” when it first opened its doors, serving much of the quickly growing population and military personnel stationed at Fitzsimons Army Hospital and Lowry Air Force Base. In the decades that followed, the 61-foot neon sign of the Fox […]

Local Business Spotlight: Parkway Bar and Grill

Parkway Bar and Grill 22775 E Aurora Pkwy Aurora, CO 80016 303-693-6200 parkwaybarandgrill.com Hours of Operation: Sunday 10:00am-11:00pm, Monday-Thursday 11:00am-11:00pm, Friday 11:00am-Midnight & Saturday 10:00am-Midnight Parkway Bar and Grill has been open in Aurora since 2007 Why did you choose to open your business in our community? Over ten years ago when we opened our […]

Local Business Spotlight: Beyond the Blackboard

Beyond the Blackboard at Southlands Shopping Center 6155 S Main St. Aurora, CO 80016 (303) 627-5791 www.beyondtheblackboard.com Sun: 11pm – 6pm Mon – Thurs: 10am – 9pm Fri – Sat: 10am – 9pm Getting kids (of all ages) excited about learning is the best way to keep them motivated to learn. Sisters Jean Boylan and […]

The BookEnds: The Last Ballad by Wiley Cash

The Last Ballad by: Wiley Cash Set in the foothills of North Carolina in 1929 Ella May Wiggins walks two miles to her job at American Mill No. 2. She takes home $9.00 after laboring away six days a week in hazardous conditions. Her husband has run off and she is trying desperately to take […]

Local Author Spotlight: The 7 Rings by Brian Watson

The 7 Rings by Brian Watson The 7 RINGS: A Journey to a Balanced Life of Peace, Passion, and Purpose combines the business and leadership acumen of a successful, global CEO with the inspiration and passionate motivation of a friend. Simply put, it’s an inspiring field guide for making life balance a reality, from someone […]