Aurora's Phillips Park Golf Course has again earned "Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary" status through the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program for Golf Courses, an Audubon International program.
Almost 6,000 individuals passing through Aurora’s Route 59 Metra train station daily — the highest ridership along Metra’s BNSF line — recently experienced enhancements to entry and exit locations, parking and safety following significant construction and renovation.
Aurora residents can mark their calendars for 11 a.m. on Sept. 11, when Aurora University (AU) professor and active community advocate Eva Serrano will lead the downtown 2016 Fiestas Patrias Parade as grand marshal.
Encouraging residents to trim and tidy up, top off trees and cut back shrubs, Aurora Mayor Tom Weisner recently invited constituents to participate in the city’s first-ever Pride of the Neighborhood Program to solicit and show off local landscaping enhancements.
Beginning with an opening reception 5-7:30 p.m. today, 30 collage artists’ works will grace the Aurora Public Art Commission in the David L. Pierce Art and History Center at 20 E. Downer Place in Aurora.