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Business Improvement Area business plan, tax levy set for green light

May 31, 2019   ·   0 Comments

A tax levy on several businesses and properties in Aurora’s historic Downtown Core to help fund the new Downtown Business Improvement Area is set to get the green light this week.

Café concept for Library Square percolates debate on vision

Building a café to serve the patrons of Library Square brewed up some heated debate around the Council table last week.

Local mental health and addiction services groups receive $3 million provincial boost

Addiction Services for York Region set out this past winter to make inroads into many of our community’s hotspots, working with youth and adults dealing with substance use challenges without the means to seek help with the launch of their mobile unit.

Drag Queen Storytime Returns Saturday

The second annual Drag Queen Story Hour for Kids will return to the Aurora Public Library this Saturday, June 1, to kick off Pride Month. ...

St. Jerome students’ innovative ideas garner awards recognition

By Brock Weir The Rubik’s Cube has confounded many of us since it first hit the market over 40 years ago. They have been tackled ...

Step it up May 31-June 16: Aurora seeks the title of “Canada’s Most Active Community”

ParticipACTION’s Community Better Challenge may be a national event, but Sport Aurora and Activate Aurora have stepped it up locally up to prove that an ...

A healthy lifestyle is just a passport stamp away for Recreation & Parks Month

Stamp your way to a healthier, more active lifestyle during Recreation & Parks Month.

Community Recognition Awards salutes individuals making a difference

By Brock Weir If there’s one thing that unites them, it’s humbleness. What they do, day in and day out, might not seem like a ...

Wildlife Park could be ready for first visitors by 2020

Aurora’s long-gestating wildlife preserve could be ready to welcome its first visitors by 2020.

Updated: Barb Allan is Aurora’s 2019 Citizen of the Year

Allan founded ABLE Network, works with new Canadians

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