Children play on the jungle gym March 30 at Montview Park. The city is planning on rebuilding Montview Park, located at East Montview Boulevard and Chester Street. The park is one of Aurora's oldest and is in desperate need of attention and remodeling. (Courtland Wilson/ Aurora Sentinel)

AURORA | The National League of Cities last month recognized Aurora’s Mayor Steve Hogan for the city’s recent completion of key health and wellness goals for Let’s Move! Cities, Towns and Counties. Let’s Move! is a major component of former First Lady Michelle Obama’s comprehensive initiative to ensure kids grow up healthy. The group works closely with local […]


YOUR NEWS | Miss Breanna Wheeler, is a junior at Cherokee Trail High School in Aurora. She was named National American Miss Teen Colorado in July 2013. She will compete in the national competition over Thanksgiving weekend. This pageant promotes girls being leaders and involved community members. Her community service involvement included delivering gently used […]

YOUR NEWS: Willard Kirk Turns 100

Willard Kirk will turn 100 on Sept. 26

YOURNEWS | AURORA | Willard Kirk turns 100 on Sept. 26. He has been a resident of Aurora since 1953. He was born September 26th 1913 in Longmont. His mother, Otia, father, George, sister Elsie, brother Robert and Willard the youngest. Not long after Willard was born the family moved to Lyons, where they had lots […]