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AURORA | The Regional Transportation District board members may give initial approval to a walked-back proposal to reduce service along the R Line, which runs along Interstate 225 and through much of Aurora, Tuesday night. Now, RTD wants to keep weekday service as it currently operates, and reduce weekend service from every 15 minutes to […]


The Aurora City Clerk and Recorder office verifies a candidate’s address by cross referencing with the candidate’s voter registration. At the time of the special meeting, Ricks’ given  address matched her voter registration, which is the only vetting the city does to verify that a candidate lives in the ward they are running in


Abel Laeke pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity in 2004 for indecent exposure, a misdemeanor, and sexual contact without consent, a felony, according to court documents. The case landed the at-large candidate on the Colorado sex offender registry, which marks him as having a felony conviction. It’s also one of the top Google search results for ‘Abel Laeke.’


Teaching work is no easy job

“This is such a great idea to have hands on activities because it makes it more relevant for the students,” said Charles Dukes, APS’ director of college and career success. “Students can check out different careers and see what skills they need to focus on as they go through school.”