July 18, 2024

Machell’s Alley returns as community gathering space in downtown core

.

Southlake to celebrate “Centennial Summer” as engagement sessions continue

Southlake Regional Health Centre is planning a “centennial summer” as it charts a roadmap for local healthcare into the next century. The local hospital is ...

Pilot program will impact turns at St. John’s, Old Yonge Street

A Regional pilot program will see significant change coming to your morning and afternoon commute on St. John’s Sideroad. Beginning next month, the Region of ...

Barbarians’ Chloe Daniels named Vice-Captain of Canadian Senior Women’s Rugby 7’s Olympic Team

Chloe Daniels has had a year of stratospheric achievements with Canada’s Rugby Sevens team. Last August, Daniels’ squad qualified for the Paris Olympics by going ...

More News

Town Hall picked as location for Community Reflection Space

Aurora’s planned Community Reflection Space will be located at Town Hall. The location for the Reflection Space, which was an initiative proposed by Aurora’s Indigenous ...

Early Bird Gets the Worm is Cultural Centre’s last exhibition before return to Town Square

As garage and yard sale season continues through the summer, so too does an art exhibition inspired by all the weird, wacky and unusual things ...

Escape room shines light on cyber security issues

A new escape room experience is set to open this summer in Aurora’s downtown core, providing an immersive dip into the world of cybersecurity. The ...

Beresfords bring music of Taylor Swift to Town Park next week

Aurora’s popular Concerts in the Park series continues July 24

Machell’s Alley returns as community gathering space in downtown core

.

Southlake to celebrate “Centennial Summer” as engagement sessions continue

Southlake Regional Health Centre is planning a “centennial summer” as it charts a roadmap for local healthcare into the next century. The local hospital is ...

Pilot program will impact turns at St. John’s, Old Yonge Street

A Regional pilot program will see significant change coming to your morning and afternoon commute on St. John’s Sideroad. Beginning next month, the Region of ...

Aurora Pet Cemetery documentary takes Gold at Telly Awards

It will still be a while before Aurora residents can fully experience what’s left of the Happy Woodland Pet Cemetery, but people can get a ...

Should Windrow Removal Program have more stringent criteria?

If Aurora brings back its Windrow Removal Pilot Program this year, should there be stricter rules on eligibility? That was a question mulled by local ...

The Great Big Yawn is Aurora sisters’ love letter to dad, book for kids

There were few things Margaret and Eleanor Clowater loved more when they were kids than a trip to the zoo – except, perhaps, a new, ...

Sports

Stephen Maar and Andrew Nembhard named to Canadian Olympic Volleyball and Basketball teams

Two of Sport Aurora’s former Athletes of the Year have demonstrated their transition from the playground to the podium. Stephen Maar has been named for ...

Barbarians’ Chloe Daniels named Vice-Captain of Canadian Senior Women’s Rugby 7’s Olympic Team

Chloe Daniels has had a year of stratospheric achievements with Canada’s Rugby Sevens team. Last August, Daniels’ squad qualified for the Paris Olympics by going ...

NDBL hosts annual All-Star game in New Lowell

The North Dufferin Baseball League hosted its annual All-Star game on the diamond in New Lowell on Saturday, July 6. This is a chance for ...

Rugby Club of Aurora Junior Program co-founder Steve Bernardo passes away at 78

The Town of Aurora lost an influential sports figure on Tuesday night when Steve Bernardo passed away peacefully in his home in the presence of ...

450 Rugby Players flock to Aurora for the 2nd Annual Barbarians’ Festival

Over fifty rugby teams from across Central Ontario and the GTA competed in the 2nd Annual Aurora Barbarians’ Festival at Sheppard’s Bush on Sunday morning. ...

SAC’s Dean Letourneau taken 25th by Boston and Jack Pridham chosen 92nd by Chicago at the 2024 NHL Draft

It was a big weekend for the St. Andrew’s College hockey program as two of its graduates were chosen by NHL Original Six teams in ...

Titans’ Director of College Placement Bailey commits 22 “Class of 2024” student-athletes to US and Canadian destinations

The Titans Baseball Club, whose five Canadian Premier Baseball League teams play out of St. Andrew’s College in Aurora, faced a significant challenge last September: ...

Aurora’s Owen Norris has big offensive weekend for the 18U Titans

Owen Norris’s offensive production last weekend caught the attention of 18U Head Coach Kirby Smith. The pitcher/infielder from Aurora, who will be playing  for the ...

New Sports Plan needed to address “evolving needs” of athletic community

Aurora’s Sports Plan was intended to guide local athletic developments from 2015 – 2020, but it now requires an overhaul to meet the current needs ...

11UA Tigers Rep Hockey Players thank sponsor with team-building activity at CREAM Barber Shop

Eleven 11UA Aurora Tigers graced their hockey team’s sponsor with their presence on Saturday afternoon. In a gesture of thanks for owner Matteo Pinchera’s support ...

Arts & Culture

The Great Big Yawn is Aurora sisters’ love letter to dad, book for kids

There were few things Margaret and Eleanor Clowater loved more when they were kids than a trip to the zoo – except, perhaps, a new, ...

Taylor Swift and classic rock tributes, local bands form Concerts in the Park season

If you’re a Swiftie and weren’t able to snag a coveted ticket to her Eras tour, come out to Town Park this summer for the ...

First Drag King Story Hour a hit for Aurora Public Library

The Magna Room at the Aurora Public Library was the scene of joy and inclusion on June 1 as the APL hosted its first Drag ...

Peacekeeping Past & Present in focus at Hillary House National Historic Site

The International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers will be marked by the Aurora Historical Site with a presentation from a decorated peacekeeper. Next Wednesday, May ...

WeeFestival set to wow youngsters with Paper Playground

Youngsters will be able to flex their creative muscles in brand new ways this month as the Aurora Cultural Centre partners with WeeFestival to bring ...

Shadowpath makes sure love is in the air this Valentine’s at local gallery

Everybody has a story that can inspire. This is a philosophy that drives York Region’s Shadowpath Theatre Productions and has served to inspire a new ...

Renowned painter Helen Lucas, best known for paintings of flowers, passes away

Painting is all Helen Lucas ever wanted to do. The renowned painter passed away November 27. She was 92. Helen was a huge presence in ...

Marquee Theatrical Productions marks 20 years of fostering young talent

Joseph of Technicolor Dream Coat fame had more than his fair share of patches on the garment so well-known theatre-goers – but the sum total ...

Juno Award-winning Sealy bringing Jazz to Trinity next week

Toronto-based Canadian Jazz icon Joe Sealy and collaborator Paul Novotny will help open the Aurora Cultural Centre’s fall performing arts season next week with a ...

Comic creation to woodcarving, Cultural Centre’s fall education programs offer something for everyone

Whether it’s comics for the kids or woodcarvings simple or elaborate, if you’re learning to pick up a new artistic skill this fall, the Aurora ...

Archive

Page Reader Press Enter to Read Page Content Out Loud Press Enter to Pause or Restart Reading Page Content Out Loud Press Enter to Stop Reading Page Content Out Loud Screen Reader Support
Open