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Sep 21, 2016 1:00 AM

Society Notes-Sept. 21

BLOSSOM WOMEN'S UNITThe annual meeting and luncheon of the Aurora chapter of Blossom Friends of the Cleveland Orchestra took place Sept. 6.Officers were elected and members voted on a change in the bylaws -- making ex-officio members' terms one year instead of two.

Sep 14, 2016 1:00 AM

Society Notes-Sept. 14

THE HISTORICAL SOCIETYThe Aurora Historical Society will have A Night Under the Stars Sept. 22 at 6:30 p.m. at the Sheldon Deed House on East Pioneer Trail across from the library.

Sep 7, 2016 1:00 AM

Around Aurora-Sept. 7

High-stepping energy, precision choreography and rhythm, plus the big boom and blare of drums and horns will generate "Thunder Over Aurora" at 7 p.m. Sept. 10 in Veterans Stadium.

By Christine Patronik-holder | Correspondent
Aug 31, 2016 1:00 AM

Society Notes-Aug. 31

AURORA ROTARY CLUBAt the Rotary Club of Aurora's Aug. 24 meeting, member Laura Radcliff presented a slide show about her mission trip to El Salvador. Her daughter Molly joined her in working with extremely poor children.

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Aug 17, 2016 1:00 AM

Society Notes-Aug. 17

BOY SCOUT TROOP 265As a Scout-led program, members of Boy Scout Troop 265 recently spent a day planning the next 14 months of outdoor activities, which are based on the objectives of character development, citizenship training and personal fitness.

Aug 3, 2016 1:00 AM

Society Notes-Aug. 3

AURORA ROTARY CLUBTanya Shively from the Aurora Study Club was the speaker at the Rotary Club of Aurora’s July 27 meeting.

Around Aurora-Aug. 3
Aug 3, 2016 1:00 AM

Around Aurora-Aug. 3

Shooting stars, comets or bolides. No matter what you call them, these visual dazzlers highlight summer's spectacular light show -- the Perseid Meteor Shower.

By Christine Patronik-holder | Correspondent
Engaged: Angela Gisondo-Rob Lajeunesse
Jul 27, 2016 1:00 AM

Engaged: Angela Gisondo-Rob Lajeunesse

The engagement of Angela Gisondo of Cleveland and Rob Lajeunesse of Lakewood is being announced. They are the children of Loree and Dave Lajeunesse of Brea, Calif., formerly of Aurora, and Rhonda and Mike Gisondo of Mentor.

Jul 27, 2016 1:00 AM

Society Notes-July 27

BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENTTed III and Rebecca Fleck of Aurora are parents of Riley Tucker Fleck (born July 9 at University Hospitals Portage Medical Center in Ravenna, weighing 7 pounds, 4 ounces.Grandparents are Ed and Laverne Piatt of Mansfield and Ted Jr. and Mary Lou Fleck of Parma.

Jul 20, 2016 1:00 AM

Society Notes-July 20

CHAMBER OF COMMERCEThe Cabin restaurant at Mario's in Aurora will host a business after hours party on the patio July 27 from 5 to 7 p.m.There will be free appetizers and a cash bar. It is free for Chamber members and guests. To register, visit www.allaboutaurora.com.

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Jul 13, 2016 1:00 AM

Society Notes-July 13

AURORA ROTARY CLUBAt the July 6 meeting of the Rotary Club of Aurora, Karen Bordonaro was named president-elect and Jane Adams as secretary. New president Kathi Grandillo opened the meeting.

Around Aurora-July 6
Jul 6, 2016 1:00 AM

Around Aurora-July 6

If you've had your fill of summer grub -- hot dogs, burgers, ribs and the like -- try shopping at Aurora Farmers' Market for some delicious and creative warm-weather options.

By Christine Patronik-holder | Correspondent
Society Notes-July 6
Jul 6, 2016 1:00 AM

Society Notes-July 6

COMMUNITY THEATRE Aurora Community Theatre members conducted the group's annual meeting June 5. Highlight of the day was the dedication of a permanent tribute to longtime ACT friend Don "Arbie" Arbuckle, who served in many capacities over the years.

Jun 22, 2016 1:00 AM

Society Notes-June 22

THE HISTORICAL SOCIETYAurora Historical Society's annual picnic will be July 10 at the Moebius Nature Center on East Mennonite Road.A social hour will begin at 3 p.m. and dinner will be served at 4 p.m. The menu includes hot dogs, hamburgers, pasta salad, baked beans and beverages.

Engagement: Jessica Struhar, Willard Messer
Jun 15, 2016 1:00 AM

Engagement: Jessica Struhar, Willard Messer

The engagement of Jessica Taylor Struhar of Aurora and Willard Stewart Messer of Camden is being announced. Their parents are Michael and Jacklyn Struhar and Ken and Pam Messer.

Aurora Blossom Friends throws successful gala
Jun 15, 2016 1:00 AM

Aurora Blossom Friends throws successful gala

FROM STAFF REPORTS Aurora -- The local Blossom Friends of the Cleveland Orchestra hosted a successful fundraiser for the orchestra May 26.

Jun 8, 2016 1:00 AM

Society Notes-June 8

CHAMBER OF COMMERCELocal residents are reminded about the Aurora Chamber of Commerce’s annual golf outing June 16 at 9:30 a.m. a Boulder Creek Golf Club in Streetsboro.Foursomes and individual golfers are welcome and cost is $110 per golfer.

Around Aurora-June 8
Jun 8, 2016 1:00 AM

Around Aurora-June 8

The third Sunday of June will be my first Father's Day without my Dad, who died April 12 at the age of 92. Joe Patronik lived a long, wonderful life and, best of all, he did it his way.

By Christine Patronik Holder
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May 25, 2016 1:00 AM

Society Notes-May 25

AURORA ROTARY CLUBColeman Professional Services was well-represented at a recent Rotary Club of Aurora meeting.Rotarian Kathy Myers discussed the many people that Coleman helps in eight counties.

May 18, 2016 1:00 AM

Society Notes-May 18

BLOSSOM FRIENDS UNIT The Aurora Blossom Friends of the Cleveland Orchestra will conduct its spring fundraiser "Enchanted Melody: A Magical Experience" on May 26 at ThornCreek Winery in Aurora.