Aurora Municipal Center.  (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

So what are the chances that state lawmakers will let urban counties hire rather than elect most county leaders? Or how likely is it that Aurora will be encompassed by just one county, or that Aurora will get a majority of seats on the Arapahoe County commission? Two chances: slim and none


This week saw historical violence and tragedy after a 12-year-old black boy playing with a toy gun was shot to death by a white police officer in Columbus, Ohio. Even more unnerving was the destruction of wide areas of Ferguson, Missouri, when protesters tore through the community after a grand jury there found for white […]