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Work underway to protect murals from old West Aurora building

AURORA — In between the crumbling floor and the unstable roof in the damp, dark building at 14 W. Blackhawk St. is Aurora artist Scott Sherwood, working with one beam of light, one thermometer and strips of rice paper. Sherwood, who specialized in art restoration, …Read More

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New owners take over the River’s Edge Café in Aurora

AURORA — River’s Edge Café, a popular downtown Aurora coffee shop, has new owners. Joe and Amy Petit plan to official take ownership of the coffee shop and eatery at 18 W. Downer Place on Friday, Joe Petit confirmed Thursday. Under the new ownership , …Read More