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Cleveland theater auditions for April 18 and beyond
Aurora Community Theatre. 115 E. Pioneer Trail, Aurora. Seeking a director for "Sweeney Todd, the Demon Barber of Fleet Street" .
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VPI Now Offering Power Plug Adapters
Power plug adapters are ideal for converting power plug connections between different standards.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
In the Community
City officials have announced they have chosen Constellation Energy Gas Choice, Inc. as the supplier for the natural gas aggregation program.
All Shook Up' coming to Aurora High's stage The Aurora High Players are rehearsing for the spring musical "All Shook Up," which will play April 25-26 at 7 p.m. and April 27 at 2 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for senior citizens and $5 for students.
Womer Benjamin makes 'fairly smooth' transition into Aurora mayor's seat
Aurora -- With three months as mayor under her belt, Ann Womer Benjamin believes the transition has been smooth, although "I suspect the staff, City Council and I are all still adjusting to some extent."
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Aurora Police Reports
Dirt bike complaints: Police received multiple reports April 8 of two dirt bikes racing on Cochran Road.
Aurora mayor has already achieved some of her goals for Aurora
Mayor Ann Womer Benjamin has many goals in mind for the city. In her first three months in office, she said she and her administration have already accomplished these goals: Revised a newly drafted sign code to include historic district requirements and secured passage of the more business-friendly measure.
Aurora building projects worth $2.19 million; other city department reports unveiled
Building projects for which permits were issued in February were valued at $2.19 million, according to the planning-zoning-building department's monthly report.
May 6 election: Portage parks levy OK could bring new Aurora trails
GATEWAY NEWS EDITOR Making connections between existing trails is a big part of Portage Park District Executive Director Christine Craycroft's vision for the northwest portion of Portage County, including Aurora, Streetsboro and Kent.
Aurora grass fire is put out
Local firefighters extinguished a small grass fire April 10 at about 3 p.m. on the east side of Sunny Lake near the walking path, said Fire Chief David Barnes.
Police tell Aurora parents: Kids can hide drugs almost anywhere
They were among 150 to 200 everyday items displayed on tables by police that they say youngsters sometimes use to fool their parents while hiding marijuana and other drugs.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Colleen Ehrhart earns 4.0
Colleen Ehrhart, daugther of Brad and Gina Ehrhart, Aurora, Ohio currently holds a 4.0 semester average at the University of Illinois at Chicago and overall grade point average of 3.9. Colleen is a sophomore studying graphic design, digital media and web design.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Future trails, partnerships envisioned by Portage Parks District
Making connections between existing trails is a big part of Portage Park District Executive Director Christine Craycroft's vision for the northwest portion of Portage County, including Aurora, Streetsboro and Kent.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Portage Parks levy to be topic
Aurora volunteers are organizing an informational meeting for 6 p.m. Monday at Moebius Nature Center to discuss the Portage Parks levy.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Regional Roundup: April 3 to April 9, 2014
In Regional Roundup, we've gathered the top stories from each of our eight weekly newspapers every Thursday.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
New "game table" thought to provide benefits to children
With a $2,000 grant from the Aurora Schools Foundation's board of trustees, Harmon School has a new-to-the-market game table called Racket Power for use by all students.
Faith & Religion
Awards night for the Upward program will be April 10 at 6:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Aurora, with Christian illusionist Brett A. Myers performing.
For its April meeting, members of the Aurora Study Club who have already made reservations will take a field trip April 16 to the Western Reserve Historical Society and Cleveland Museum of Art.
McMurchy takes 2nd in 4-Way Test district Western Reserve Academy student and Aurora resident Anna McMurchy was the winner of the Rotary Club of Hudson' annual 4-Way Speech Contest.