Cannibalistic Republican politics claimed another victim last week as House conservatives killed an important measure in a defense spending bill that would have allowed some children of illegal immigrants to serve in the U.S. military and pursue citizenship. It was a sad, political stunt that affects not only Aurora and Colorado residents, but tens of […]
“Strong editorials using some terms not often seen on the editorial page, such as ‘temper tantrums,’ ‘Grumpy county officials’ and ‘bullies in Colorado are going to eat your lunch.’”
Where this is going to get dicey in Aurora is in apartment, condo and townhouse complexes. Homeowner associations governing these communities can and should regulate drunken behavior in common areas, but they can’t and shouldn’t restrict residents from consuming legal alcoholic beverages
Whether you’re covering city hall, education or arts and culture, you’re working as a storyteller. The tales of others are your currency; telling your own stories isn’t how you earn your paycheck
I’ve learned that many people who disagree with proponents of gun control seem to think that we wet the bed, and they talk a lot about that
What would improve public safety would be a massive increase in programs that prevent and treat mental illness, as well as programs to educate the public on when to intervene in the lives of those who are dangerously mentally ill, and especially those who have access to weapons
Like so many Aurora residents, city officials clearly feel the need to do something in regards to the terror inflicted by James Holmes last year. But this center isn’t what Aurora is asking for, nor is it what the community needs.
“The community wants the theater back and by God, it’s back,” said Tom Sullivan, whose son, Alex Sullivan, 27, was killed. “Nobody is going to stop us from living our lives the way that we lived our lives before. This is where I live.”