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Football: Overland holds off Heritage for second win; Olys, Bison fall on road

GREENWOOD VILLAGE | Overland’s offense put up 50 points in its Zero Week victory, but the defense was responsible for the majority of the points in the Trailblazers’ 23-16 victory over Heritage Friday night at Stutler Bowl. Lineman CJ Woodall …

Football: Cherokee Trail routs ThunderRidge in opener

AURORA | Cherokee Trail and ThunderRidge, two of last season’s elite Class 5A football programs, met in Friday night’s season opener and the Cougars showed why they could be back in those ranks again this year. Behind a dominating ground game …

Football: Cherry Creek runs past Regis Jesuit in opening showdown

Football: Cherry Creek runs past Regis Jesuit in opening showdown

AURORA | Cherry Creek and Regis Jesuit could meet again on the football field in a few months come playoff time, but until that happens, the Raiders are left to think about what could have been after Friday night. In …

Edna Mosley, Aurora’s first black councilwoman, dead at 89

AURORA | Aurora’s first black city council representative and longtime community activist Edna Mosley died Aug. 26. She was 89. Friends and peers considered Mosley a pioneer in many ways, blazing trails in women’s rights, racial equality and fighting against …

Football: Rangeview takes down turnover-prone Westminster to kick off season

Football: Rangeview takes down turnover-prone Westminster to kick off season

AURORA | A see-saw season opener between Rangeview and Westminster finally tipped in the Raiders’ favor in the second half Thursday night. In a game that featured five lead changes and one long fumble return for a touchdown by each …

Rock solid approach to ending teen homlessness

Rock solid approach to ending teen homlessness

“I think people are really unaware of exactly what the need is,” Arce said. “There are so many kids who are runaways and homeless in our community. In Aurora, it’s a really invisible population.”

The search for life after Fan Fare

The search for life after Fan Fare

The city is looking for developers after a razed building gives way to new hope

Brewed Force: Coda brewery at Anschutz harmonizes craft beer and local bands

Brewed Force: Coda brewery at Anschutz harmonizes craft beer and local bands

“I told the band, ‘it’s my dream and my passion to collaborate with musicians, so what kind of beer do you guys want?’” Smith said. “Hearing is the last sense that’s not really tapped into in the beer scene, and I wanted to try to fill that void.”

Solving the teen mother of all problems

Solving the teen mother of all problems

“Now I know my son is in a good place, and I don’t have to worry about his babysitter,” she said.

Aurora driving instructor sentenced to year in prison

AURORA | An Aurora driving instructor was sentenced to more than a year in prison Wednesday for administering bogus driving tests and cheating on his taxes, federal prosecutors said. Stuart Bryan King, 54, of Centennial, was sentenced 15 months in federal …