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Surprise new uniforms give Hinkley football team some extra bounce

Surprise new uniforms give Hinkley football team some extra bounce

Robert O’Brien knew that new uniforms were coming and couldn’t wait for his Hinkley football players to see them. Christmas Day for the team came a day before the Thunderbirds’ Zero Week game against rival Aurora Central, when the players …

PICTURE THIS: Oh, Solo Wheel

PICTURE THIS: Oh, Solo Wheel

Quincy and I got to play with a fun gizmo today today at work! Read about it in next week’s Aurora Sentinel

Grandview grad Erica Denney transfers from NCAA champion Penn State to Denver volleyball team

Grandview grad Erica Denney transfers from NCAA champion Penn State to Denver volleyball team

Erica Denney is back playing volleyball in Colorado. The 6-foot-5 former Grandview High School star middle hitter spent the past four years at NCAA powerhouse Penn State, but now will complete her college eligibility as a member of the University …

PERRYBLOG: Ann Coulter teaches us, 'better hate than ever'

PERRYBLOG: Ann Coulter teaches us, ‘better hate than ever’

Whether they’re there in the name of Jesus, Sponge Bob or Doctors Without Borders, I’m glad guys like Brantly want to go to wretched places where calamities are happening, in hopes of making things better for the people living through those nightmares

PICTURE THIS: Human simulation

PICTURE THIS: Human simulation

Got to check out one of many ways nurses get hands on training at Anschutz medical campus today!!!!

PICTURE THIS: Back to school

PICTURE THIS: Back to school

Rachel and I are working on a story about Aurora residents becoming US Citizens. Little did we know that we would become students ourselves.

Boys lacrosse championship games moved from Saturday afternoon to Friday night in upcoming spring

The logjam of championship events at the end of the spring prep sports season should be a little less crowded this upcoming spring. Per a post on CHSAANow.com, the Colorado High School Activities Association is shifting the Class 4A and …

PERRYBLOG: The Colorado Symphony Orchestra deserves a better home — in Aurora

PERRYBLOG: The Colorado Symphony Orchestra deserves a better home — in Aurora

Let’s build the CSO a new home right here. Right at City Center, where the new light-rail line will stop. We can show Colorado that Aurora has the class and classics and classes that Denver’s so anxious to snub

Smoky Hill grad Chase Vaughn begins training camp with Denver Broncos

Chase Vaughn is a long way from Smoky Hill High School. The former Aurora prep standout with the Buffaloes in the mid-2000s has worked his way all the way up to a shot with the hometown Denver Broncos, who began …

Big season lands Regis Jesuit 12th in country in CBS MaxPreps Cup rankings

The final numbers prove Regis Jesuit High School’s fantastic 2013-14 athletic season ranked right up among the best in country. According to the CBS MaxPreps Cup national rankings released on July 22 (and listed below), the Aurora high school — …