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Posted on: June 13, 2017

ARBOR DAY 1st PLACE CONTEST WINNERS

Arbor Day winners

Kim Pease is a member of the Tree Commission and has been a part of the Arbor Day program for over 10 years. The National Arbor Day foundation used to hold a poster contest for 5th graders, and when they stopped Kim took it over and included a reclaimed w...

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Posted on: June 6, 2017

Memorial Day Ceremony

Buzz

Mayor Ann Womer Benjamin thanks WWII veteran and Aurora resident Buzz Wagner.

Posted on: June 6, 2017

Memorial Day Ceremony

roll call

VFW Post 2629 Commander Ken Reik conducts the Roll Call of Remembrance at Aurora Cemetery.

Posted on: June 6, 2017

Memorial Day Ceremony

Harold

Aurora Councilman and Veteran Harold Hatridge speaks to the Memorial Day crowd at Veterans Memorial Park.

Posted on: June 6, 2017

Memorial Day Ceremony

Mayor Ann Womer Benjamin

Mayor Ann Womer Benjamin speaking at the Memorial Day Ceremony at Veterans Memorial Park.

Posted on: June 6, 2017

Memorial Day Ceremony

4th grade

Leighton Elementary School 4th grade students of Mrs. Dee Ann Pochedly reciting President Lincoln's Gettysburg Address.

Posted on: May 25, 2017

Aurora has a new rescue squad!

Barnes with new squad 5-24-2017

Fire Chief Dave Barnes has just taken possession of a new rescue squad with state-of-the-art equipment. The squad includes a new cot-loading system, a smooth ride chassis, and special safety features including cameras. When fully equipped it is a $305,000...

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Posted on: May 25, 2017

The Deed House Project: Unveiling of Historic Marker

Deed House Marker Unveiling 5-2017

Mayor Ann Womer Benjamin, Aurora Historical Society President John Kudley, and Landmark Commission Chairman Jeff Clark unveil the Ohio historical marker for the Ebenezer Sheldon Deed House at Pioneer Park on East Pioneer Trail. At an AHS meeting this week...

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Posted on: May 17, 2017

Aurora High School students intern at the City of Aurora

senior fire interns

Aurora High School seniors Will Lovell and Matt Crissman are pictured with their fathers Bill and Mike. They participated in Truck Day at Miller Elementary. The City is thrilled they chose to spend their Senior Internships here in Aurora!

Posted on: March 23, 2017

CITY TO LAUNCH NEW RESIDENTIAL LOCK BOX PROGRAM

The lock box will only be accessible by the Aurora Fire and Police Departments and will allow emergency personnel to access a residence in an emergency without damaging a door or window.  The new program will be offered by the city through the Au...

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Posted on: January 11, 2017

A Coyote is in Your Backyard. What Should You Do?

If you see a coyote in your yard or neighborhood, follow the guidelines provided by the Ohio Department of Wildlife. If a coyote becomes aggressive, call the Aurora Police Department at 330-562-8181. Coyote mating occurs between late January & March.

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