3 days ago

Aurora Crime Blotter: An attempted shoplifter hides alcohol in her children’s stroller

Stroller shoplifter. Officers were dispatched Oct. 24 to the Safeway at 1677 S. Havana St. Store employees told police they observed a women with two children place two six-packs...

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Join the dark side. Officers were dispatched Nov. 3 to the 2300 block of Elmira Street. A man told police that both his vehicle and his girlfriend’s vehicle were broken...

Attempted burglary. Officers were dispatched Oct. 30 to the 2300 block of Ironton Street. A woman told police that she was away from her home for about two hours...

    Aurora Crime Blotter: An attempted shoplifter hides alcohol in her children's stroller
    Stroller shoplifter. Officers were dispatched Oct. 24 to the Safeway at 1677 S. Havana St. Store employees told police they observed a women with two children place two six-packs of beer at the bottom of her stroller. She also added a pregnancy test kit, jerky and two stuffed animals to the stroller before attempting to leave without paying, according to police reports.
    http://www.denverpost.com

4 days ago

Aurora man convicted of first-degree murder in 2016 shooting at apartment complex

Ealy was shot multiple times on July 18, 2016, outside a building at the High Hollows apartments, 10702 E. Exposition Ave., according to the release. Officers found eight spent shell casings at the scene, and witnesses identified Martin as the gunman.

    Aurora man convicted of first-degree murder in 2016 shooting at apartment complex
    An Aurora man has been convicted of first-degree murder in a fatal shooting and faces a life-in-prison sentence. Caterrius Martin Jr., 35, was found guilty on Nov. 3 by an Arapahoe County jury in the shooting death of 30-year-old Michael Luther Ealy Jr., according to a district attorney's office news release on Monday.
    http://www.denverpost.com

Nov 08

  • Team Technology!

    Mrs. Echols is asking for $573.07:
    My students need a new iPad Mini so they have more access to technology!
    Ponderosa Elementary School Comment

Nov 07

Blood-smeared coins, pants help police solve 22-year-old Aurora stabbing death

...a.m. lying on his back in the southeast parking lot of Prairie Middle School, 12600 E. Jewell Ave. A school resource officer found a wallet on his chest. A penny and three quarters...

    Blood-smeared coins, pants help police solve 22-year-old Aurora stabbing death
    A 41-year-old Denver man has been charged with second-degree murder after blood-smeared coins and pants linked him to the 1995 stabbing death of a man found in the parking lot of Prairie Middle School. Jimmie Joseph Crank was charged late last month in the Sept.
    http://www.denverpost.com

Nov 07

Police chase woman through Denver, Aurora on Monday morning

The woman, whose name has not been released, was captured near the intersection of South Potomac Street and East Alameda Avenue, said John White, a Denver Police Department spokesman. The woman was wanted on an arrest warrant out of Arapahoe County, he said.

    Police chase woman through Denver, Aurora on Monday morning
    The woman, whose name has not been released, was captured near the intersection of South Potomac Street and East Alameda Avenue, said John White, a Denver Police Department spokesman. The woman was wanted on an arrest warrant out of Arapahoe County, he said.
    http://www.topix.com

Nov 06

Murder Suspect Arrested After Car, Foot Chase Through Metro Area

Shortly after, she was spotted driving in the area of Quebec Street and E. 56th Avenue. She led officers on a pursuit through Denver, unincorporated Arapahoe County and Aurora until the car she was driving crashed near E. Alameda Avenue and S. Potomac Street.

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Shortly after, she was spotted driving in the area of Quebec Street and E. 56th Avenue. She led officers on a pursuit through Denver, unincorporated Arapahoe County and Aurora until the car she was driving crashed near E. Alameda Avenue and S. Potomac Street.

    Murder Suspect Arrested After Car, Foot Chase Through Metro Area
    AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) - A murder suspect was arrested in Aurora one week after the homicide occurred. Police arrested Jacqueline Lucero early Monday morning. Lucero was arrested in connection with the murder of Adolph Arellano on Oct. 30. Arellano, 30, of Denver, was shot in the parking lot in the 300 block of E.
    http://denver.cbslocal.com

Nov 06

Murder suspect arrested after chase

When officers tried to pull her over, she led them on a chase through unincorporated Arapahoe County and Aurora until the car she was driving crashed near Alameda Avenue and Potomac Street. That's where she was taken into custody, according to police. 

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A short time later, police spotted Lucero driving in the area of Quebec Street and 56th Avenue.

    Murder suspect arrested after chase in Aurora
    AURORA - Officers arrested the 34-year-old woman accused of fatally shooting a man near the High Line Canal in late October following a chase on Monday morning Jacqueline Lucero is accused of shooting and killing 30-year-old Adolph Arellano in a parking lot in the 300 block of East Highline Circle on October 30.
    http://www.9news.com

Nov 06

Homicide suspect in custody after chase ends in southeast Denver

...Avenue and Pecos Street. Denver police later followed the vehicle until the pursuit ended at East Alameda Avenue and South Potomac Street. The suspect...

200-299 S. Potomac St.

Nov 06

Police chase woman through Denver, Aurora on Monday morning

The woman, whose name has not been released, was captured near the intersection of South Potomac Street and East Alameda Avenue, said John White, a Denver Police Department spokesman. The woman was wanted on an arrest warrant out of Arapahoe County, he said.

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Denver police joined the chase at East 56th Avenue and Quebec Street, White said. He was not sure where the pursuit began.

    Police chase woman through Denver, Aurora on Monday morning
    A woman wanted on an arrest warrant led Denver and Aurora police on a multicity chase Monday morning. The woman, whose name has not been released, was captured near the intersection of South Potomac Street and East Alameda Avenue, said John White, a Denver Police Department spokesman.
    http://www.denverpost.com

Nov 05

Aurora students help kids in need

You can drop off donations at Gateway High School during school hours at 1300 South Sable Boulevard in Aurora.

    Gateway High School students in Aurora are prepping to help kids in need this holiday season
    Students and staff at Gateway High School in Aurora need your help to make their 4th annual 'Shop with an Oly' event a success. Students take kids in need shopping over the holidays to make this season as bright as can be. 'Shop with an Oly' kicks off of December 9th, 2017.
    http://www.thedenverchannel.com

Nov 03

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Oct 31

Four cool, nerdy havens you must see in Aurora

Address: 15201 E. Mississippi Ave.

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Address: 16863 E. Iliff Ave. and 16653 E. Smoky Hill Road

Address: 16863 E. Iliff Ave. and 16653 E. Smoky Hill Road

Address: 7711 E. Academy Blvd., Denver

    Four cool, nerdy havens you must see in Aurora
    These days, nerds aren't getting revenge, they're getting cool new hangouts to meet fellow fanatics. Aurora is home to several geeky destinations. You don't have to wait for Comic Con. Whether you're looking for a quiet afternoon perusing new and used games or an exciting night out with your very own mystery-solving gang, this list has you covered.
    http://www.denverpost.com

Oct 30

  • Chromebooks for Growing Minds!

    Ms. Capwell is asking for $1345.62:
    My students need chromebooks to develop 21st century skills. They need these skills to compete in our world today.
    AXL Academy Comment

Oct 29

Speed Believed To Have Caused Deadly Head-On Crash

Police had the intersection of Peoria Street and Mexico Avenue blocked off for hours.

    Speed Believed To Have Caused Deadly Head-On Crash
    AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) - Aurora police are investigating a deadly head-on crash that happened early Saturday morning. Police had the intersection of Peoria Street and Mexico Avenue blocked off for hours. Police say the driver of a Nissan Maxima was speeding down Peoria when they hit a dip in the road and lost control.
    http://denver.cbslocal.com

Oct 29

1 dead, 2 injured in head-on crash in Aurora

The crash happened at South Peoria Street and East Mexico Avenue around 10 a.m.

    1 dead, 2 injured in head-on crash in Aurora
    AURORA, Colo. - One person was killed and two others injured following a head-on crash in Aurora Saturday. The crash happened at South Peoria Street and East Mexico Avenue around 10 a.m. Aurora Police say the driver of a Nissan Maxima was traveling southbound on Peoria at a high-rate speed when the vehicle went over a small dip in the road and lost control.
    http://www.thedenverchannel.com

Oct 29

  • Inquiring Minds Need Engaging Materials

    Ms. B. is asking for $230.79:
    My students need some engaging and interesting reading materials that allows them exposure to things they don't normally see.
    Jewell Elementary School Comment

Oct 28

Passenger killed in head-on crash near Utah Park in Aurora

1660-1699 S. Peoria St.

    Passenger killed in head-on crash near Utah Park in Aurora
    AURORA, Colo. -- One person died in a head-on crash in Aurora Saturday morning. Police said one vehicle was heading south on Peoria Street at a high rate of speed, hit a small dip and the driver lost control near East Mexico Avenue. This happened at about 10:30 a.m.
    http://kdvr.com

Oct 26

SE Denver apt complex sells for $44.9M

The Park at Canyon Ridge is a garden-style apartment community located at 9757 E. Colorado Ave. near the intersection of Havana Street and Florida Avenue. It is within walking distance of several major retailers and is near the Fitzsimons Medical Campus.

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The Park at Canyon Ridge is a garden-style apartment community located at 9757 E. Colorado Ave. near the intersection of Havana Street and Florida Avenue. It is within walking distance of several major retailers and is near the Fitzsimons Medical Campus.

    Southeast Denver apartment complex sells for $44.9M
    DENVER BUSINESS JOURNAL - A 272-unit apartment complex in the Dayton Triangle neighborhood in southeast Denver has sold for $44.9 million. Jackson Square Properties, based in San Francisco, was the seller and San Diego-based ColRich Multifamily was the buyer. Holliday Fenoglio Fowler, L.P.
    http://www.9news.com

Oct 25

Aurora Crime Blotter: Attempted wardrobe overhaul unravels at Walmart

Damaged windows. Officers were dispatched Oct. 8 to the AT&T store at 14401 E. Bayaud Ave., Suite A. The store manager told police someone had thrown a large rock at one...

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...employee was installing cable and internet service on Sept. 26 at a residence on the 1100 block of Newark Street. The man told police he parked his company van in the alley behind the home...

    Aurora Crime Blotter: Attempted wardrobe overhaul unravels at Walmart
    What not to wear. Officers were dispatched Sept. 29 to the Walmart at 3301 Tower Road. Employees told police they saw a man walk through the men's clothing department, select various items and place them in a backpack. They said he attempted to leave the store without paying for items worth $143, according to police reports.
    http://www.denverpost.com

Oct 25

Week Of Special Interest 10/25/17

...one of the following four sites in Aurora on October 28: - Town Center at Aurora, 14200 E. Alameda Ave. (east parking lot, northwest corner of South Sable Blvd. and East Centrepoint Drive, across from...

...Centrepoint Drive, across from Aurora Metro Center Station)- Walmart, 6101 S. Aurora Parkway (Southlands)- Costco, 1471 S. Havana St. (south parking lot near tire center)- Walmart, 5650 S. Chambers Road (Pioneer Hills)Aurora Mayor...

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...of South Sable Blvd. and East Centrepoint Drive, across from Aurora Metro Center Station)- Walmart, 6101 S. Aurora Parkway (Southlands)- Costco, 1471 S. Havana St. (south parking lot near tire center)- Walmart, 5650 S...

...Aurora Parkway (Southlands)- Costco, 1471 S. Havana St. (south parking lot near tire center)- Walmart, 5650 S. Chambers Road (Pioneer Hills)Aurora Mayor Steve Hogan called on the Mayor’s Coordinated City Response Team...

    Week Of Special Interest 10/25/17
    Semanal de 10/25/17 Of Special Interest
    http://www.lavozcolorado.com

Oct 25

Art 2C on Havana: Artist Profile--Rollin Kar...

...Art 2C on Havana selection committee and was installed on Sept 29 at Havana Tower, 1450 S Havana. Rollin Karg specializes in working with glass and metal. The glass process involves a lot...

    Rollin Karg: An Exceptional Artist And Accidental Success
    The artistic works of local artist Rollin Karg can be found in galleries all over the world. His pieces combine two artistic mediums--sculpted metal and blown glass. Karg says he never knew he was an artist and discovered his talents by accident.
    http://kmuw.org

Oct 23

Aurora Hosting Donation Drives For Puerto Rico

Donations will be accepted from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Town Center at Aurora, Costco on Havana Street near Mississippi Avenue, Walmart at Chambers and Parker Roads and the Walmart at Southlands Town Center.

    Aurora Hosting Donation Drives For Puerto Rico
    AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) - The City of Aurora is hosting donation drives to help those affected by Hurricane Maria. The first event was held on Oct. 21. The second and last event will be held Saturday, Oct. 28. Donations will be accepted from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    http://denver.cbslocal.com

Oct 20

Art in Public Places - Aurora, Colorado share...

15051 E Alameda Pkwy

    Aurora, Colorado City Hall
    Until Nov. 11, enjoy a gorgeous art show exhibit, for free, at the Aurora History Museum & Historic Sites, hosted by the city's Library and Cultural Services Department and the Aurora Artists Guild....
    http://www.facebook.com

Oct 19

9 things to do in Colorado this weekend

Where: Town Center at Aurora, 14200 E Alameda Ave, Aurora 

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Where: Denver Zoo, 2300 Steele St., Denver 

Where: 2501 W Colorado Ave., Colorado Springs

Where: Englewood Recreation Center, 1155 W. Oxford Avenue, Englewood

    9 things to do in Colorado this weekend: October 20 - October 22
    KUSA - We are still a couple of weeks away from Halloween, but you can start pulling out your costumes to trick-o-treat, enjoy the fall weather, and carve pumpkins at these fall-themed events. Here are nine events this weekend in Denver, Westminster, Aurora, Centennial, Fort Collins, Colorado Springs, Englewood, Lafayette, and Littleton.
    http://www.9news.com

Oct 18

¿Que Pasa?-Week of 10/18/17

...of DJ’ing also sign up for classes on sight at the Aurora Town Center, 14200 E Alameda Ave., in Aurora on the lower level in the Young Men’s Department from 1 to...

    Que Pasa?-Week of 10/18/17
    Que Pasa?-Semenal de 10/18/17
    http://www.lavozcolorado.com

Oct 18

Harvest Festival and Charity Toy Drive at Town Center at Aurora

14200 E. Alameda Ave.

    Harvest Festival and Charity Toy Drive at Town Center at Aurora - Mile High on the Cheap
    Town Center at Aurora, once known as the Aurora Mall, is staging a Harvest Festival on Saturday, October 21 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the southwest parking lot by JCPenney. The fest has a dual purpose - that of a charity toy drive for Children's Hospital Colorado Center for Cancer & Blood Disorders.
    https://www.milehighonthecheap.com

Oct 17

Aurora Crime Blotter: Man says he broke into house to let dog out

...two saddles and make a new one. The men met Sept. 29 outside Aurora Stables, 10850 E. Exposition Ave., where the co-worker said his uncle worked. When the man returned Oct. 1 to...

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Theft from car. Officers were dispatched Oct. 2 to the 2200 block of Dallas Street. A woman told police she parked her car outside the night before and it was...

Bad rehearsal. A music director was conducting a rehearsal on Sept. 27 at Parkview Congregational Church, 12444 E. Parkview Drive. During rehearsal, a woman’s cellphone, credit cards, driver’s license, cash and other items were stolen from inside the church, according to a police report.

    Aurora Crime Blotter: Man says he broke into house to let dog out
    Who let the dog sitter in?Officers were dispatched Sept. 28 to the 12000 block of Dakota Avenue. A woman told police she was home and heard a loud noise. A man had pushed his way through the back door and shattered the door frame, according to police reports.
    http://www.denverpost.com

Oct 13

Aurora officer on leave after firing gun

Police said Gang Intervention Unit officers approached a possibly stolen vehicle in the 1000 block of South Fairplay Way at about 9:26 p.m. Thursday and upon making contact with two juvenile males in the car, one of the officers fired a shot.

    Police: Aurora officer fires gun while apprehending car theft suspects
    AURORA, Colo. - An Aurora Police Department officer is on paid administrative leave after firing a gun while taking two vehicle theft suspects into custody. Police said Gang Intervention Unit officers approached a possibly stolen vehicle in the 1000 block of South Fairplay Way at about 9:26 p.m.
    http://www.thedenverchannel.com

Oct 13

Aurora police fires gun at juvenile car theft suspects, no injuries

The shooting happened at 9:26 p.m. Thursday in the 1000 block of South Fairplay Way, Forrest said.

    Aurora police fires gun at juvenile car theft suspects, no injuries
    Aurora major crimes detectives are investigating after an officer in the department's gang unit fired a shot Thursday night at two juveniles suspected of stealing a car. Neither of the juveniles were struck, according to a news release by Kenneth Forrest, Aurora police spokesman.
    http://www.denverpost.com

Oct 13

Aurora officer shoots at teens inside vehicle

...a possible stolen vehicle when they approached just before 9:30 p.m. in the 1000 block of South Fairplay Way. After officers made contact with two male juveniles, a shot was fired by one of...

800-1099 S. Fairplay St.

    Aurora officer shoots at teens inside vehicle
    AURORA, Colo. -- An officer opened fire in a vehicle with two teenagers on Thursday night, the Aurora Police Department said. Officers from the Gang Intervention Unit were investigating a possible stolen vehicle when they approached just before 9:30 p.m. in the 1000 block of South Fairplay Way.
    http://kdvr.com

Oct 11

Fun family activities for fall and winter in Aurora

Where: Nick’s Garden Center and Family Market, 2001 S. Chambers Road

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Where: DeLaney Farm Historic District, 170 S. Chambers Road

Where: Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum, 7711 E. Academy Blvd., No. 1

    Fun family activities for fall and winter in Aurora
    These pumpkin patches, haunted houses, trick-or-treat parties, parades and Christmas festivities in Aurora are fun for the whole family.
    http://www.denverpost.com

Oct 04

  • Fun and Engaging Learning Centers

    Ms. Cochran is asking for $569.07:
    My students need educational, but fun and engaging classroom learning centers such as a listening center for four, Read to Self, Read to Partner, and a Phonics station as well as audiobooks.
    Lotus School for Excellence Comment

Oct 03

Havana Business Improvement District added 2 ...

Good morning Facebook Friends! This is "Harley Wrangler" by artist Wendi Luhmann of Lafayete, CO, that was installed on the pad in front of Mark Vissering State Farm Insurance, 1852 S Havana yesterday. Harley's legs are motorcycle pipes and his head is a teapot. Check out his earring!


Oct 02

Aurora Crime Blotter: Shoplifter steals jumper cables, condoms from Circle K

Second helping. Officers were dispatched Sept. 1 to a TGI Fridays at 14150 E. Alameda Ave. A man entered the restaurant and ordered chips with dip, according to police reports. Employees...

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Condoms and cables. Officers were dispatched Sept. 2 to a Circle K at 15593 E. Iliff Ave. A man entered the store and grabbed multiple condom packets and jumper cables. He asked...

    Aurora Crime Blotter: Shoplifter steals jumper cables, condoms from Circle K
    Condoms and cables. Officers were dispatched Sept. 2 to a Circle K at 15593 E. Iliff Ave. A man entered the store and grabbed multiple condom packets and jumper cables. He asked the manager to move their car and became enraged when they refused, according to police reports.
    http://www.denverpost.com

Oct 02

Havana Business Improvement District added 2 ...

...of a beautiful Italian song (Cantano). This piece is on display at Havana Tower at 1450 S Havana and is on loan to us for a year. Lovely...


Oct 02

Art in Public Places - Aurora, Colorado is at...

637 S Moline St

Aurora Akimbo by David Griggs - Expo Park, E Alameda Ave and Lansing St, Aurora, CO 80247. This sculpture was inspired by the park’s recreational function. It features...


Oct 02

  • Ready to Read!

    Mrs. Horton-Hoffmeister is asking for $576.01:
    My students need materials for helping them learn how to enjoy and fluently read books.
    Lotus School for Excellence Comment

Oct 01

Sep 30

Sep 30

Robber Arrested By Aurora Police Outside Bank

Aurora dispatch received a robbery alarm from the Chase Bank at 1627 S. Havana at 5:07 p.m. Friday.

    Robber Arrested By Aurora Police Outside Bank
    AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) - A bank robber made it outside the front doors of the bank Friday. But not far beyond that. The 27-year-old black male tried to flee when he recognized police, an Aurora Police Department spokesman said. But "several instances of use of force" occurred to take the suspect into custody.
    http://denver.cbslocal.com

Sep 27

Havana Business Improvement District added 7 ...

...bit. This afternoon at 2 p.m. we de-install "Elk" from Havana Tower at 1450 S Havana. That one is heavy and will take 4-5 strong guys to complete the de...


Sep 25

Field of Blue by George Lundeen - Aurora Poli...

Field of Blue by George Lundeen - Aurora Police Administration, 15001 E Alameda Pkwy, Aurora, CO 80012. Loveland sculptor George Lundeen was commissioned to create this sculpture to commemorate...


Sep 21

Aurora Public Libraries is at Aurora Public L...

14949 E Alameda Pkwy

    Aurora Public Libraries
    Always our reaction
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Sep 20

DO YOU PLAY VIOLIN? The Aurora Symphony Orch...

...from 7:00 to 9:30 pm | Aurora Central Library (large community room), located at 14949 E Alameda Pkwy Contact our Personnel Manager Sarah McGregor at asopersonnel@gmail.com to schedule your audition! Please...


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