Tuesday, October 21, 2014

10 Aurora Stereotypes That Are Completely Accurate

#4. Aurorans Love To Get Down And Dirty On East Colfax 

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Colfax Avenue was once referred to by "Playboy" magazine, expert on all things naughty, as "the longest, wickedest street in America." East Colfax, which runs through Aurora, has done little to belie this bad rep throughout the years. It's known for its dive bars and cheap motels (some renting rooms by the hour), and is a haven for purveyors of illegal substances and ladies of easy (and affordable) virtue. The No. 15 bus, which many Aurorans ride to work, is notorious for being the ride from hell, so much so that it even inspired a song by Spiv called "The Dirty 15."

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Friday, October 17, 2014

Fall Fest 2014

Saturday, October 18th from 11am-4pm in the Aurora Cultural Arts District.
 
 Now in it's 19th year, FallFest is an annual autumn festival of outdoor activities for children, youth and families in Original Aurora. It offers a safe and fun environment in which children and their families can enjoy autumn-themed entertainment, games, giveaways, art, music and refreshments.
 
Located in Fletcher Plaza, in front of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, 9898 E. Colfax Ave. in NE Aurora.