Aurora is taking a lead position in the metro area in not only recognizing that homeless is much more than the cliches so many of us consider, but it’s creating programs to make a real difference
A realistic solution forces drunk drivers into treatment, forces them to take Antabuse-like medications or undergo daily blood-alcohol checks at their own expense. It forces them to install mandatory drunk-driving ignition prevention systems in their cars and at their own expense
If Nelson won’t take the initiative to do the right thing after so clearly doing the wrong thing for years, he has to be ousted by voters
Creating a new system now, collaboratively with police, prosecutors, defenders and the community, will immediately build a degree of trust and credibility for everyone that won’t be possible if an event happens that makes everyone in the city wish they hadn’t waited.
And so we wait for the next mass shooting, where local and national officials and others offer up prayers and thoughts for the victims and their families
Here in Aurora, Police Chief Nick Metz, who is black, has been publicly insisting that we all must have productive conversations now, not later. He’s right.
While Cinemark may be making an example of these theater massacre victims in hopes of thwarting lawsuits targeting their next disaster, they only draw scorn to themselves, as being vindictive, money-grubbing and heartless
The shortsighted majority of conservative state lawmakers in Texas that created ridiculous and disingenuous abortion clinic restrictions, and their envious counterparts in Colorado, were put unequivocally in their places by this politically conservative high court
Spending hundreds of thousands of dollars in hopes of possibly skewing the election and preventing the biggest possible pool of voters to have their say sets off only one thing for us and most Aurora residents: a flashing red light.