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Downtown Aurora Taste is Second Tuesday in May

The 13th Annual Downtown Aurora Taste will be hosted this year by the Exchange Club of Aurora, on Tuesday, May 12, 2015, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.  The event was developed by the former Aurora Study Circles organization, which ceased operation...

Jerod Powell Invites You to Bike the Fox

Jerod Powell has a challenge for you. Powell, of Aurora, wants to see you bike the Fox this year. To this end, Powell ran with the idea of a Saturday morning ride along the Fox River that was brought to him by...

Photo by Susan May Moody. Moody opens her solo show at Yetee Gallery on May 1 during First Fridays.

“Susan May Moody Exposed” Opens at Yetee Gallery on May Day

The shadows on skyscrapers and the fashionable spiked heels on a morning commuter both catch the eye of Susan May Moody on any given day. But instead of letting a perfect composition get away, Moody snaps the fleeting image with her point-and-shoot...

Poetry in Downtown Aurora Seeks Blues Theme Submissions

The City of Aurora, Aurora Downtown, and the Cultural Creatives, Inc. are hosting another call for poems, this time with a Blues theme, to celebrate Blues Month in Aurora (June). This project is open to any local writer who currently resides in...

Eric Peter Schwartz Releases New Single from Upcoming Album Casual Ghosts

Local singer/songwriter Eric Peter Schwartz recently released a new single, “Hot Liquor.” Listen on BandCamp here: https://epschwartz.bandcamp.com/album/hot-liquor-single  for $1. Watch it on YouTube here: https://youtu.be/Yghx5camCaY The new single is from the album Casual Ghosts, which will be released on May 4 and will be available on iTunes,...

Agatha by Chris Evans

Worth the Trip: Chris Evans at Rockford Art Deli for Spring Art Scene

ROCKFORD, IL—Wes Anderson fans will have a chance to see some of their favorite characters from his films at Rockford Art Deli at this spring’s Art Scene. Quirky, lovable characters like Max Fischer and Margot Tenenbaum come alive in artwork by featured...