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Aurora’s Day of Remembrance

PERRY: Holmes slaughtered innocents, but we murdered reason after theater massacre Columnists

PERRY: Holmes slaughtered innocents, but we murdered reason after theater massacre

It’s a chilling idea, allowing a government agency to look at us under a microscope and determine whether we’re just interested in guns and blowing off a little steam, or whether we’re the next James Holmes

Crawdad Catchin' Blogs

Crawdad Catchin’

Courtney Oakes

OAKES: Hinkley offering football camp for 2-8 graders

Hinkley High School is offering a camp for youth football players at the school July 25-26. New Thunderbirds coach Jaron Cohen and his players will offer two sessions from 5:30-8 p.m. both days for boys and girls entering second through …

PICTURE THIS: Beat the Heat Picture This

PICTURE THIS: Beat the Heat

Temperatures around Aurora reached well into the 90's giving plenty of reason to find the nearest pool.

PERRY: Proverbial wisdom says northeast Colorado secessionists are dumber ‘n a bucket o’ hair Columnists

PERRY: Proverbial wisdom says northeast Colorado secessionists are dumber ‘n a bucket o’ hair

Granted, the state is serious about ensuring that gas companies pay to take away a resource that Colorado will never get back, but just because your cat has kittens in the oven, that don’t make ‘em muffins, dude

PICTURE THIS: Look Again Picture This

PICTURE THIS: Look Again

Aurorans walk past a mannequin wearing a luchador mask June 13 near East Colfax Avenue and Galena Street. the mannequin spends most days outside and gives plenty of passersby a reason for a second take. the neon-clad man is something of a spectacle on the busy road outside of the soccer store.

PERRY: A racist by any other name is a racist Columnists

PERRY: A racist by any other name is a racist

More common were the whisperers. They were the ones who used breathy, hushed voices to point out that the folks who got promoted last week or brought yellow cupcakes to the second-grade holiday party was “Mexican." “That nice colored woman brought those. Are they any good?”

PERRY: Denver pitches a fit over Aurora’s role as the little ingenue that could Columnists

PERRY: Denver pitches a fit over Aurora’s role as the little ingenue that could

That’s what this is really all about. Imagine if Gaylord had chosen to build inside the Queen City’s realm near the airport. Do you honestly think that Denver City Hall wouldn’t be telling its Downtown hotelsters to shut the hell up? You’re damn right they would.