Metro Aurora

Kitchen at Aurora retirement home shut down by state

“There’s no question that the facility must repair and put their on-site kitchen up to code as quickly as possible,” said Randy Kuykendall, health facilities and EMS division director for the department. He said the department was actively in the midst of an investigation

Judge says Holmes exam can be videotaped

AURORA | The second sanity evaluation of accused theater shooter James Holmes will be videotaped over the objections of Holmes’ lawyers. Judge Carlos Samour, Jr. ruled Thursday that the forensic psychologist conducting the evaluation will be allowed to videotape his …

Gov. Christie: Colorado winnable for GOP 

Gov. Christie: Colorado winnable for GOP 

“I’m not backing off an inch from what I said. What I said is what I believe,” he said. “I think it’s the wrong thing to do. I think legalizing marijuana is the wrong thing to do from a societal perspective, from a governmental perspective. I just disagree.”

Colorado gay marriage ban struck, appeal awaits 

Colorado gay marriage ban struck, appeal awaits 

“This ruling has made us thrilled and we are grieving a little. The grief comes from John Suthers instance on clogging up the courts with unnecessary lawsuits,” she said.

Kennel cough forces Aurora animal shelter to suspend dog adoptions, drop-offs

AURORA | The Aurora Animal Shelter won’t accept or adopt dogs for nearly three weeks after kennel cough infected some dogs and killed one. The shelter is enforcing a 20-day suspension after learning that five dogs adopted out developed canine …

Wounded Warrior Dragon Boat team makes splash in its debut

Wounded Warrior Dragon Boat team makes splash in its debut

“I’m a lot better than I used to be. For awhile there, I never left my house except to go to the doctor’s office. Sports is what got me out of my house.”

Getting out of a jam at Quincy and Parker

City studying ways to untangle Parker — Quincy intersection

Center Detractions: More people — fewer, older rec centers has city looking for answers

Center Detractions: More people — fewer, older rec centers has city looking for answers

It’s terribly frustrating. Unless the people of Aurora want us to negotiate in some way with Denver to figure out how Aurora citizens can use Denver facilities, and pay Denver for it, that’s about the only option left

Kennel cough forces Aurora animal shelter to suspend dog intake

AURORA | The Aurora Animal Shelter won’t accept or adopt dogs for nearly three weeks after kennel cough infected some dogs and killed one. The shelter is enforcing a 20-day suspension after learning that five dogs adopted out developed canine …

Judge again refuses to stop Boulder gay marriage

Hartman previously found that the state’s same-sex marriage ban was hanging by a thread and allowed Hall to continue issuing licenses as a kind of civil disobedience.