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“Diversity: the art of thinking independently together.” ~ Malcolm Forbes Diversity, Community

By K. Taylor, Aurora ON. I have a confession. I’ve lived in Aurora (on and off) for decades. I’ve lived in the south back when it was all new builds; garage after garage. Before the gorgeous trees took hold and it morphed into the leafy, green oasis that it is today. I’ve lived in the old …

Lecturing or public speaking is fun as long the audience is not leaving the room or snoozing. During my early university studies, I remember this one lecture I had to attend. The professor used scare tactics to engage students in his class. This course wasn’t just a matter of writing tests and assignments, it was …

David Heard was one of the speakers that participated in open forum during the October 23rd, 2012 Council Meeting. We thought it was worth noting his passionate speech and his clear message how community involvement is a critical element in building healthy communities with a sense of belonging. The Town of Aurora has a rich history which …