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Sandy Phillips embraces her husband Lonnie Phillips while Arapahoe County District Attorney George Brauchler addresses the media after the sentencing verdict hearing on Friday Aug. 07, 2015 at Arapahoe County Justice Center.
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AURORA | The Aurora Sentinel was honored Saturday, May 14, with a dozen awards during the Colorado Press Association’s annual awards banquet, including eight first-place honors. In addition, the Aurora Sentinel picked up additional honors from the Associated Press for stories and photos in 2015. “While our staff prides itself on doing the work itself, […]


Eaglecrest's Ikenna Ozor (25) of Team West hangs in the air as he tries to stop a layup attempt by Cherokee Trail's David Thornton (10) of Team East during the second half of the inaugural A-Town All-Stars Game on March 26, 2016, at Aurora Central High School. Twenty-four of Aurora's best boys basketball players from 11 high schools were assembled to play the all-star game, which was presented by the Aurora Sentinel. Team East posted a 133-117 win over Team West. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

The smiles told the story of the inaugural A-Town All-Stars Game March 26. Time after time down the court at Aurora Central High School in the fast-paced debut game of the city’s top boys basketball players — as presented by the Aurora Sentinel — grins were flashed as past teammates, recent foes and old friends challenged each other to the delight of a large crowd.


A-Town All-Stars: If you go

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AURORA | Information for the 1st A-Town All-Stars boys basketball game presented by the Aurora Sentinel: WHAT: 1st A-Town All-Stars boys basketball game WHEN: 1 p.m., Saturday, March 26 WHERE: Aurora Central High School (Main Gym) WHO: Twenty-four of Aurora’s top boys players from 11 city prep programs (Aurora Central, Cherokee Trail, Eaglecrest, Gateway, Grandview, […]