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Girls Golf: Rangeview’s Julia Kim wins EMAC title, Raiders finish second as a team

WESTMINSTER | Rangeview senior Julia Kim saved her best round for last at the second East Metro Athletic Conference girls golf tournament of the season. Trailing Brighton’s Reagan Ritchey by three shots after the first of two major tournaments at …

Center of attention: Jewish community center reaches out to everyone

Center of attention: Jewish community center reaches out to everyone

“About half of our members in the Sports and Fitness (program) are not Jewish. But they’re tied in to the community,” said program director Rachel Brown. “Whatever the emphasis is, we see people come together ... This place is like a social center for a lot of peoples’ lives and has been since they were small children.”

Aurora courting public opinion on avoiding jail sentences

Aurora courting public opinion on avoiding jail sentences

“You’re talking about a high-risk population where jail is no longer a deterrent,” Tessean told residents at a town hall meeting April 17. “We have a lot of clients who say, ‘Just let me do my time.’ Unless you’ve had a true intervention, jail doesn’t work.”

PERRY: Here in Aurora, the Party found pot

PERRY: Here in Aurora, the Party found pot

Now that Aurora Duma deputies have this thing figured out, you can sleep easier at night knowing that we’ll never again have to worry about convenience stores that only offer one brand of butter, or fast-food joints that don’t give employees their birthdays off with pay, or real estate agents that plug their nasty signs and open-house junk all over the city

Motorcyclist killed in I-70 crash

Police said two motorcyclists tried to pass a semi truck before a construction zone and the two bikes collided, causing one rider to lose control. The out-of-control bike slammed into construction zone barrels and the biker was thrown into the path of the semi, police said

Aurora lawmakers give first OK to additional pot-shop license benchmarks

Aurora lawmakers give first OK to additional pot-shop license benchmarks

Roth said not adding his proposed points to the application process would result in too many people scoring the same amount for a license, and the city having to decide the winner by a lottery. "I think we’re going to have a much more difficult time with a 100 people in the lottery system when all those people score the same," he said.

Girls Soccer: Smoky Hill takes different tact, but beats Monarch for ninth straight victory

Girls Soccer: Smoky Hill takes different tact, but beats Monarch for ninth straight victory

AURORA | In the midst of a lengthy winning streak, the Smoky Hill girls soccer team has scored key goals in late moments or overtimes. The Buffaloes did things a little bit different in Monday’s non-league contest against visiting Monarch …

Winter All-City 2013-14: Emerging talents team up on All-City Boys Basketball Team

Winter All-City 2013-14: Emerging talents team up on All-City Boys Basketball Team

Though it’s not quite as stacked as it was last season — with a slew of Division I signees — the 2013-14 Aurora Sentinel All-City Boys Basketball Team is full of emerging talent. Sophomore De’Ron Davis and junior Austin Conway …

Winter All-City 2013-14: Regis Jesuit heavy on All-City girls hoops team

Winter All-City 2013-14: Regis Jesuit heavy on All-City girls hoops team

A remarkable Regis Jesuit girls basketball team that won't soon be forgotten is fittingly well-represented on the 2013-14 Aurora Sentinel All-City Girls Basketball Team.

Aurora, Colorado businesses back in the fast lane

Aurora, Colorado businesses back in the fast lane

It’s a common scenario among businesses following the recession: now that the economy seems to have turned a corner, businesses who either held back on expansion during the lean years or grew more slowly are jumping into major expansion plans