News Clips

Please browse the clippings below from various local, regional and national publications that highlight the strength and vitality of the Aurora area. Check back often as there is always great news happening here.

Biggert talks business with Aurora Chamber (Beacon News, 04/05/2012)
U.S. Rep. Judy Bigggert talked small business and job creation with a group of Aurora business leaders Wednesday.

Weisner announces new Aurora tech training center (Beacon News, 03/30/2012)
Mayor Tom Weisner's State of the City address was sprinkled with big announcements....

Aurora mayor plans educational collaboration (Daily Herald, 03/29/2012)
Aurora Mayor Tom Weisner says it took courage, determination and vision....

Weisner schedules State of the City for March 29 (Beacon News, 03/23/2012)
Mayor Tom Weisner will address the city's

Residents, West schools to address council about Jericho Circle plans (Beacon News, 09/09/2011)
The West Aurora School board, representatives from the Aurora Regional Chamber of Commerce and residents are slated to address City Council Tuesday night....

Hultgren talks jobs, taxes at Chamber meet (Beacon News, 08/04/2011)
Randy Hutlgren calls it his listening tour, and the first stop was Aurora.

Aurora aiming high with development plans  (Business Ledger, 09/30/09)
Aurora, the state’s second largest city, has vowed to make iconic developments its trademark.

Eola Road interchange breaks ground, will be done by year's end (Beacon News, 04/20/09)
For more than a decade, local leaders have been talking abour an interchange off of Interstate 88 at Eola Road in Aurora….

Rush Copley officials celebrate new building on Aurora campus (Beacon News, 04/09/09)
Leaders at Rush-Copley Medical Center knew for years that they would have to add more physician offices to the hospital’s Aurora campus….

Crews dig in on WCC assignment (Beacon News, 04/09/09)
Construction is in full swing at Waubonsee Community College’s new downtown Aurora campus….

Luck of the Irish for downtown Aurora (Beacon News, 2/22/09)
BallyDoyle’s Pub opens to rave reviews….

Tops at the Tap (Beacon News, 12/19/08)
Aurora again wins water competition

A new dawn in Aurora (Chicago Tribune, 12/19/08)
Sprawling over 40 square miles and four counties, Illinois’ second-largest city is transforming its one-industrial downtown and reversing its down-at-the-heels image….


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