May 2016 Archive

Pampered Pillowcases to bring joy to moms

By Brock Weir Local moms in need will have their Sunday brightened this week by a return of the Pampered Pillowcases. The brainchild of Aurora ...

Multicultural Festival moving to September 10 – and a different park

Aurora’s first multicultural festival will now take place September 10 at Ada Johnson Park. The celebration of the many cultures that make up Aurora is...


Aurora cadets hit the mark at provincial competition

By Jake Courtepatte Five local residents from 2799 Queen’s York Rangers Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps combined for the best score at the Central Ontario ...

2015 CONCACAF Women's Under-20 Championship
11 December 2015 - San Pedro Sula, HON
Canada Soccer by Mexsport

Sarah Stratigakis

Canada U17 standout joins Aurora United FC women

The program may be in its infancy, but the women’s side of Aurora United FC inked one of Canada’s brightest young stars to a deal last Thursday.

Mavrinac Park should include community gardens

(Re: Mavrinac Park promises something for everyone, April 28) No, actually Mavrinac Park does not promise something for everyone. Council’s short-sighted decision to exclude a ...

MPP’s column leaves reader “stunned” on Autism funding

(Re: View from Queen’s Park, April 14) Well, Chris, I just read your article in The Auroran and I’m stunned! Your timing is impeccable; your ...

Local diamonds are packed for AKBA’s second season

It has been no secret that the resurgence of the Toronto Blue Jays has made a lasting impact on minor league ball. Jose Bautista’s epic bat flip and the Jays’ thrilling 2015 season has inspired a new generation of players across the country, with local organizations feeling the pressure to provide for such large numbers.

BROCK’S BANTER: What a rush!

By Brock Weir Tradition has it that the wheels of justice turn slow. It is an old adage, but one that people hoping for a ...


By Scott Johnston So, how many people want to spend a hard earned day off grubbing around Aurora picking up other people’s trash? Based on ...

MP’s Report: From Ottawa to Aurora

By Leona Alleslev, MP Aurora-Oak Ridges-Richmond Hill Canada will be celebrating its 150th Anniversary of Confederation in 2017! Canadian Heritage has introduced a fund that ...

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