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PERRY: Top 10 reasons to laugh your butt off about Romney today

PERRY: Top 10 reasons to laugh your butt off about Romney today

Thanks to Mitt Romney, millions of Americans now know the meaning of the word, "plutocrat."

Well wishes still pouring in to city hall after shooting

Well wishes still pouring in to city hall after shooting

Nate Williams, of O'Fallon, Missouri, sent 1,000 paper cranes to the city offices. The idea came from a display of paper cranes at the Oklahoma City bombing memorial, he wrote in a letter to the city. "A Japanese legend says that if you fold one thousand paper cranes, your wish will come true. More than 80 volunteers worked for over 133 hours to fold these paper cranes and write verses."

OAKES: Regis Jesuit-Mullen teaming up to help less fortunate

Going to the Regis Jesuit-Mullen football showdown Friday night? Bring a can of soup or a tube of toothpaste with you, as those items and more will be collected at Mullen’s De La Salle Stadium before the 7 p.m. kickoff …

PERRY: Crying foul for Aurora City Council inside baseball

Parry. Did anyone mention up to this point that Cleland and Hogan were married several years ago while both served on council? Just sayin'

Why I'm so jazzed to see the Jim Cullum Jazz Band

Why I’m so jazzed to see the Jim Cullum Jazz Band

I knew I was hooked as soon as I heard those first cornet blasts, those fiery and fierce melodic statements that hearkened back to a bygone age. The whole concept behind the program that I discovered by accident on the …

OAKES: Grandview-Vista game football game broadcast online

Grandview football fans who can’t make it out to California for the Wolves’ 2012 season opener can listen to it online Friday night. Coach John Schultz’s Grandview team arrived in San Diego Thursday morning and takes on Vista High School …

PHOTOS: "The Cider House Rules"

PHOTOS: “The Cider House Rules”

PHOTOS: More from the Market

PHOTOS: More from the Market

OAKES: Grandview ranked No. 4 in Class 5A in the Denver Post preseason poll

OAKES: Grandview ranked No. 4 in Class 5A in the Denver Post preseason poll

Grandview is the only one Aurora team ranked in the top 10 in the initial Class 5A football poll of the 2012 season. Coming off a trip to last season’s semifinals, the Wolves sit in the No. 4 spot in …

PERRY: Duck, Aurora. City un-fires police officer Chris Falco

PERRY: Duck, Aurora. City un-fires police officer Chris Falco

So if you get the boot as a cop in Aurora, you have serious problems. Clearly, Falco has serious problems.