COMMENTARY: Film challenges great memories of SeaWorld
It would seem that SeaWorld's success in the 20th century may very well be the fuel for its demise in the 21st.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Aurora expert advises students to be proactive in reporting bullying
Bullying is the No. 1 cause of school violence, according to Phil Chalmers, an Aurora High School graduate who describes himself as America's leading authority on juvenile homicide and mass murder.
Hydell touted as she leaves Aurora planning commission
Several city officials expressed kind words about planning commission chairman Maria Hydell as she presided over what is expected to be her last meeting on Dec. 4. Hydell, who has served as a planning panelist for the maximum of eight years, will not return after Jan. 1. Mayor James Fisher has appointed resident Scott Wolf, an unsuccessful ... (more)
Tue Dec 10, 2013
John Zastawnik new TEA Party president
The Portage County TEA Party elected its new officers for 2014 and raised over $5,000 for its Political Action Committee at its annual fundraising dinner, which was held Friday at Maplewood Career Center.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Gender-bending 'Carol' at Actors' Summit a hilarious holiday treat
Messner was first asked to direct Actors' Summit's production of "The Farndale Avenue Housing Estate Townswomen's Guild Dramatic Society Presents 'A Christmas Carol,'" she said she was initially a bit skeptical.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Former Glenmoor resident Edwin D. "Bud" Bayless went home to be with his Lord early Wednesday morning, December 4, 2013, surrounded by his family, at the St. Elizabeth Health Center in Boardman, where he had been a patient for several days.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Saint-Gobain buys German precision molder
The acquisition, announced by Saint-Gobain on Dec. 4, is the third for the group this year and the fourth in the past 13 months.
In The Community
The document shows that final general fund appropriations are $16.46 million and final appropriations of all funds are $34.14 million.
In between the planning and the parties, the anxiety and the "ahhhs," remember this holiday season to be good to you.
Aurora Police Reports
Breaking/entering: A North Park Drive woman reported Nov. 23 that when she returned home at about 7:25 p.m., a back door appeared to have been forced open and her bedroom was ransacked.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Holiday shopping season kicks off in Aurora
North Royalton's Christy Koestner departed her home at 4:30 a.m. on Black Friday to head to Aurora Farms Premium Outlets, where she arrived shortly after 5 a.m. "We always start at Aurora Farms [on Black Friday]," Koestner said.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Aurora man killed in Route 8 crash over the weekend
According to a press release from Stow Police Louis Dirker, the crash occurred at 11:28 p.m. north of the Seasons Road entrance ramp on Route 8 in Stow.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Cleveland theater auditions for Nov. 29 and beyond
Aurora Community Theatre. 115 E. Pioneer Trail, Aurora. Seeking a replacement keyboard2/guitar2 player for the pit orchestra for "Rent" .
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Canals, Lawton art focus of exhibition
An exhibition focusing on Ohio canals titled "The History of the Chesapeake & Ohio Canals" and paintings by deceased Aurora artist Florian K. Lawton and some of his students is running until Jan. 17, 2014 at the Aurora Historical Society museum on the lower level of Aurora Memorial Library.
Faith & Religion
On Dec. 8, Christ Community Chapel members can stop in the foyer and purchase gifts that will bless someone they love and benefit a CCC ministry partner from 9:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Cash only is accepted.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Retiring Aurora school bus driver keeps busy with many activities
Ruth Studer started driving an Aurora school bus in 1976 so she could drive her special needs son, Mark, to the former Lake Elementary School.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
A Christmas Carol sparkles brighter than seasonal snow at Chagrin Valley Little Theatre this season
With thankfully unfulfilled predictions of up to a foot of snow that night by weather forecasters, the audience was as sparse as the newly driven snow, but that that did not stop the dancers, actors, singers and musicians from spinning their stage magic.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Cleveland theater auditions for Nov. 22 and beyond
Aurora Community Theatre Children's Summer Workshops. Seeking artistic director, music director, accompanist and choreographer for workshops to work with children entering grades 2 through 9. Send resume to email@example.com or Aurora Community Theatre Children's Summer Workshop, P.O. Box 9. Aurora, OH 44202.
VPI Reduces the Prices by Up to 42% on DVI/HDMI Video Switches with Audio
Aurora, OH: The VIDMUXA DVI/HDMI Video Switches enable one DVI/HDMI display and speakers to be switched between up to four single link digital DVI/HDMI video sources.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
College of Optometrists in Vision Development Honors 2013 Award Recipients at 43rd Annual Meeting
AURORA, Ohio-At their 43rd Annual Meeting held last month in Orlando, Fla., the College of Optometrists in Vision Development honored seven COVD members with awards for their contributions to developmental optometry.