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EDITORIAL: Aurora cops are the answer to Ferguson’s woes, but we need more local transparency

EDITORIAL: Aurora cops are the answer to Ferguson’s woes, but we need more local transparency

It’s nearly impossible to imagine Aurora making the seemingly endless gaffes made by police outside of St. Louis, Missouri, during the past several days since white officer Darren Wilson shot to death black teenager Michael Brown, prompting a string of violent protests

GLOBALFEST 2014: Around  the world  in one  party

GLOBALFEST 2014: Around the world in one party

“Events like Global Fest are coming from our own citizens,” Aurora Mayor Steve Hogan said. “They’re saying that this is what makes sense for this community called Aurora, and as a city we’re just helping to facilitate that.”

Customers can collect dry cleaning Thursday, Friday from abandoned Aurora store on Peoria

Customers can collect dry cleaning Thursday, Friday from abandoned Aurora store on Peoria

Patrons will have to present their original ticket of sale or a valid photo ID to have their clothing returned

Wheel of fortune? Aurora man hopes wheel glides to sales success

Wheel of fortune? Aurora man hopes wheel glides to sales success

“I see it as potentially changing the face of Denver and the metro area,” Van Allsburg said. “As more people learn to ride them and it becomes more popular, I can see it literally becoming part of the pedestrian mix.”

Aurora seizes abandoned dry cleaners, but no plan yet to connect people with their clothes

Aurora seizes abandoned dry cleaners, but no plan yet to connect people with their clothes

“We haven’t determined a method to get the customers their dry cleaning back, but it’s a priority to get them their things back as quickly as possible.”

Bomb scare involving RV in southeast Aurora bank parking lot ends without incident after 6 hours

AURORA | After almost six hours, roads and schools in southeast Aurora were reopened after a man walked into the FirstBank at Smoky Hill and Arapahoe roads and told tellers to call police. After confusion whether the man had told …

PERRY: Stephanie Takis was armed with a smile and dangerous on Capitol Hill to foes of Colorado’s downtrodden

PERRY: Stephanie Takis was armed with a smile and dangerous on Capitol Hill to foes of Colorado’s downtrodden

When people use the expression, “stay classy,” something that most politicians and public servants just don’t get, they mean, act like Stephanie. She was classy.

Aurora investigators asking for charges against 3 juveniles in Mrachek pipe bomb incident

Aurora investigators asking for charges against 3 juveniles in Mrachek pipe bomb incident

Even though police and firefighters widely circulated the photos, which led to their arrests, they are now not identifying the boys nor charges being sought because they are juveniles

Aurora man mistakes insurance adjuster for intruder, fires two shots

AURORA | A 63-year-old man is facing charges after police say he fired two rounds into an empty condominium bedroom because he thought there was an intruder there Monday morning. No one was shot or injured, police said. Aurora Police …

Friction yields sparks between Coffman, Romanoff at Aurora election forum

Friction yields sparks between Coffman, Romanoff at Aurora election forum

When Romanoff asked Coffman whether he would join him in being the first two candidates in history to turn down all contributions from political action committees, things got heated. Coffman is taking political action committee money for this campaign. Romanoff is not.