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Aurora, Colorado is located in Arapahoe County. Zip codes in Aurora, CO include 80019, 80041, and 80040. The median home price in Aurora is $235,000 which is roughly $137/per square foot. More Aurora information.

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4 hrs ago | Denver Post

Colorado's Ethiopian community celebrates their new year in Aurora

The move meant leaving his homeland and rich culture behind as he left for greener pastures. But now, after all those years, he's a part of a growing Ethiopian community in Colorado of more than 27,000 whose size and closeness was clear here Sunday at a festival celebrating the Ethiopian New Year.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

TechCrunch

Colorado High Schooler Invents Smart Gun That Unlocks With Your Fingerprint

Colorado has a history with gun violence so it's only appropriate that 17-year-old Kai Kloepfer, a high school student from Boulder, would want to apply biometric user authentication to firearms. Kloepfer just won the $50,000 Smart Tech for Firearms Challenge for his smart gun prototype.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Denver Post

Officer taken to hospital as precaution after two-vehicle Aurora crash

A police officer in Aurora was taken to the hospital as a precaution Friday night after a car struck his patrol vehicle, police said. The accident happened near the intersection of Stable Boulevard and West Mississippi Avenue, according to Sgt.

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TheDenverChannel

Police ID man killed by suspected DUI driver

Frost Advisory issued September 12 at 6:51PM MDT expiring September 13 at 7:00AM MDT in effect for: Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Broomfield, Denver, Douglas, Elbert, Jefferson Frost Advisory issued September 12 at 6:51PM MDT expiring September 13 at 7:00AM MDT in effect for: Adams, Arapahoe, Elbert, Larimer, Lincoln, Logan, Morgan, Phillips, Sedgwick, Washington, Weld Frost Advisory issued September 12 at 5:16PM MDT expiring September 13 at 9:00AM MDT in effect for: Cheyenne, Kit Carson, Yuma Frost Advisory issued September 12 at 2:49PM MDT expiring September 13 at 8:00AM MDT in effect for: Crowley, El Paso, Fremont, Pueblo Frost Advisory issued September 12 at 10:22AM MDT expiring September 13 at 7:00AM MDT in effect for: Adams, Arapahoe, Elbert, Larimer, Lincoln, Logan, Morgan, Phillips, Sedgwick, Washington, Weld The Adams County Coroner identified a man killed in road rage incident ... (more)

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American Reporter

On Native GroundOIL Drilling in the Arctic: an Ecological Disaster Waiting to Happen

AURORA, Colo., July 30, 2008 -- Presumptive Republican presidential nominee John McCain brought his trademark humor and down-home charm to Colorado for the second time in a week today, seeking to shore up support in this "battleground state." The Arizona Senator continued to gain ground on his Democratic rival, Illinois Senator Barack Obama, but admitted "we still have a lot of work to do."

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

NOLA.com

Fraternity apologizes to LSU for Michael Sam banner backlash, will stop banner tradition

The Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity chapter at LSU sent an apology letter to the university for a game-day banner it hung Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, over the entrance of the fraternity house, pictured here on Sept.

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Freshnews

TransFirst and InvisiCorp Announce Alliance

TransFirst , a leading provider of transaction processing services and InvisiCorp, Inc., makers of InvisiPay, have announced their alliance to provide increased value to their customers. The companies are working together to integrate the InvisiPay product into Transaction Express , TransFirst's proprietary payment gateway.

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TheDenverChannel

Extreme Weight Loss: Jeff & Juliana's journey

AURORA, Colo. - Editor's note: This is a blog from Dr. Holly Wyatt, the Medical Director for the University of Colorado's Anschutz Health and Wellness Center and ABC's Extreme Weight Loss.

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Denver Post

Police: Woman riding bicycle hit, killed by woman driving pickup in Aurora

A woman riding her bicycle was hit and killed by the driver of a pickup truck in Aurora on Wednesday. Aurora police said the woman and a man were riding their bikes southbound near East Yale Avenue and South Ursula Street around 6:40 p.m. when they stopped at Yale to press a walk button.

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Denver Post

Electric vehicles moving in the market, slowly

Mark Hobbs of Murray BMW Denver on Wednesday exits a BMW i3, the newest entrant in the electric-vehicle market. Flooring the all-electric BMW i3 pushes the driver back into his seat without any sound of the grinding gears or a revving motor.

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Denver Post

Aurora to ramp up Montview Park, realign Westerly Creek

More than 30 years after its last face-lift, Montview Park in northwest Aurora is getting a full renovation to include community gardens, a new basketball court, an amphitheater and a skate area. The park improvements won't begin until the end of next summer, however, because Aurora Water is about to start construction on a yearlong realignment of Westerly Creek, which flows through the 9-acre park.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

USA Today

In FBI murder data, mass killings often go missing

In FBI murder data, mass killings often go missing A USA TODAY analysis found the FBI has a 57% accuracy rate in reporting mass killings Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1tznSr3 The FBI's Supplemental Homicide Data includes information on more than 13,000 murders in the U.S. in 2012 When 26 teachers, students and administrators were shot to death at Sandy Hook Elementary School, it made national news for weeks. But there was one place 2012's largest mass killing was never mentioned: the FBI database that tracks all U.S. homicides.

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Denver Post

Aurora's proposed 2015 budget calls for raises, rec center expansion

For the second consecutive year, Aurora's budget does not call for reductions in general operations or for layoffs and includes salary increases for employees. That's the good news from City Manager Skip Noe's proposed budget for 2015 , which he will present to the City Council in a study session Wednesday evening.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

Examiner.com

Oh my! Yum yum cakes and pastries

Have you ever had a day where nothing will make you feel better than a slice of cake and a warm cup of coffee? If you have, then a trip to Yum Yum Cake House is the perfect solution to making your day better. A Korean and French fusion bakery , Yum Yum Cake House is locally owned in Aurora , CO.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

The Commerce City Sentinel

Pit bull owner gets latest hearing in toddler attack case

Attorneys for the woman charged with owning the pit bull that attacked a 19-month-old boy earlier this summer appeared in Adams County Court last week. Sue Tacket, 51, had a disposition hearing stemming from her July arrest after a pit bull she owned - named Zeus - attacked a young boy, Tristan Klein, about 7:30 p.m. on July 13 in the parking lot south of the King Soopers store near 62nd Avenue and U.S. Highway 85. According to police officers who responded to the scene, Klein had been severely bitten by a 90-pound pit bull, owned by Tacket, that had been tethered to a pole.

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TheDenverChannel

Holmes lawyers again cite possible plea change

Flash Flood Watch issued September 8 at 10:39AM MDT expiring September 9 at 6:00PM MDT in effect for: Conejos, Mineral, Rio Grande Flash Flood Watch issued September 8 at 12:18PM MDT expiring September 10 at 12:00AM MDT in effect for: Archuleta, Delta, Dolores, Eagle, Garfield, Gunnison, Hinsdale, La Plata, Mesa, Moffat, Montezuma, Montrose, Ouray, Pitkin, Rio Blanco, Routt, San Juan, San Miguel Flash Flood Watch issued September 8 at 12:18PM MDT expiring September 10 at 12:00AM MDT in effect for: Archuleta, Garfield, Moffat, Rio Blanco Flash Flood Watch issued September 8 at 5:11AM MDT expiring September 10 at 12:00AM MDT in effect for: Archuleta, Delta, Dolores, Eagle, Garfield, Gunnison, Hinsdale, La Plata, Moffat, Montezuma, Montrose, Pitkin, Rio Blanco, Routt, San Juan, San Miguel Flash Flood Watch issued September 7 at 3:31PM MDT expiring September 10 at 12:00AM MDT in effect for: ... (more)

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Daily Camera

CNN show on Nathan Dunlap case stirs Colorado's death penalty debate

A CNN documentary on Nathan Dunlap's 1993 murder rampage and death sentence aired Sunday night amid growing debate about capital punishment in Colorado - and about two weeks after the governor said in an interview for that show that he could grant Dunlap clemency . The documentary did not include Gov. John Hickenlooper's clemency comments - which were obtained by a political blogger through an open-records request for the interview recording - though it did outline how the case has become a political talking point in this year's gubernatorial election.

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Package Printing

All Packaging Continues Growth With Highly Automated Seven-Color KBA Press

August 26, 2014 - All Packaging , a folding carton manufacturer headquartered in Aurora, Colorado, is continuing its successful growth with the aid of its seven-color, 41" KBA Rapida 106 press. "All Packaging Company has been fortunate enough to have doubled our sales in the last five years," remarked Kenneth Pepper, president of All Packaging.

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Sun Sep 07, 2014

American Reporter

On Native GroundOIL Drilling in the Arctic: an Ecological Disaster Waiting to Happen

AURORA, Colo., July 30, 2008 -- Presumptive Republican presidential nominee John McCain brought his trademark humor and down-home charm to Colorado for the second time in a week today, seeking to shore up support in this "battleground state." The Arizona Senator continued to gain ground on his Democratic rival, Illinois Senator Barack Obama, but admitted "we still have a lot of work to do."

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

The Gazette

Defense: Ban TV camera from theater shooting trial - 22 min ago

Attorneys for Colorado theater shooting defendant James Holmes asked the judge to bar television coverage inside the courtroom, saying it would violate Holmes' right to a fair trial. In a filing dated Thursday and released Friday, defense lawyers argued that televising the trial could intimidate witnesses, expose jurors and attorneys to death threats, and create other problems.

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