How easily can vulnerable teen girls be forced into the world of prostitution? An arrest affidavit in the case of a thirteen-year-old dubbed "Bunny" tells the tale in disturbing detail. The latest chapter? Five people, including alleged ringleader Socrates "Chrome" Packer, have now pleaded guilty t ... More >>
"Aurora's Green Revolution" is that city's 2013 theme, and Recycling Reversal: The Art of Rubbish will turn the Aurora Public Library green tomorrow at a one-day celebration of found-object art. On Saturday, September 21, this interactive art project will give people a chance to work with local and ... More >>
Recognizing that libraries are going to need to rethink their missions in order to remain relevant, the Aurora Public Library opened computer centers at the city's Moorhead and Beck Recreation Centers earlier this year. Last month, it added a public computer center, featuring eleven computers with w ... More >>
All photos by Trevor AndersonWith the advent of such modern technologies as the Internet, social media, eBooks and instant messaging, print methods of research and leisure have experienced an obvious slump. The Aurora Public Library has decided to go with the flow, though, by offering more digital s ... More >>
Auroras Big Read answers The Call of the Wild.
"There are hundreds and hundreds of books in this collection, enough to fill an entire storage unit, and almost all of them have some value beyond just being a used book," says Dale Lashnits, who's coordinated a Book Sale at the Aurora Central Library Community Room, 14949 East Alameda Parkway; it t ... More >>
Atari aficionado Rick Trotter finally faces reality: His beloved has joined the ranks of the eight-track and the Betamax.