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Feb 8, 2017 1:00 AM

Aurora School Meals-Feb. 8

AURORA HIGH SCHOOL THURSDAY, FEB. 9 Hot dog / coney bar, fruit Baked beans, vegetables Choc. / white milk choice FRIDAY, FEB. 10 A spicy chicken sandwich A salad, fruit, milk choice MONDAY, FEB.

Feb 8, 2017 1:00 AM

College Notes-Feb. 8

Austin McNair of Aurora earned a bachelor of science degree in chemical and biomolecular engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta. He was among about 3,200 undergraduate and graduate students who received degrees during Georgia Tech's 252nd commencement exercises Dec.

Feb 8, 2017 1:00 AM

School Notes-Feb. 8

School levy slated for the May ballot Aurora is one of five Portage County school districts which will have levies on the May 2 ballot. A continuing additional levy of 5.9 mills will go on the ballot, according to the Portage County Board of Elections.

Feb 1, 2017 1:00 AM

School Notes-Feb. 1

TBD robotics excels again Robotics Team TBD competed at the Van Wert regional regional qualifier over the weekend and was a member of the winning alliance and won the Control Award for software and Rockwell-Collins Innovate Award for unique design.

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Feb 1, 2017 1:00 AM

Aurora School Meals-Feb. 1

AURORA HIGH SCHOOL THURSDAY, FEB. 2 Chicken wings, side salad A garlic twist breadstick Sweet tater fries and fruit Choc. / white milk choice FRIDAY, FEB. 3 Sriracha burger and fries Fruit and a choice of milk MONDAY, FEB.

Feb 1, 2017 1:00 AM

College Notes-Feb. 1

Aubrey Heiskell, daughter of Joe and Carol Heiskell of Aurora, graduated in December 2016 from Slippery Rock University in Pennsylvania. She earned summa cum laude honors with a dual major in early childhood education and special education and a minor in math.

School Notes-Jan. 25
Jan 25, 2017 1:00 AM

School Notes-Jan. 25

Activities planned in Aurora schools The Aurora Orchestra Association's steak and strings fundraiser will be March 4 at Aurora High, with doors opening at 5:30 p.m. for bidding on raffle baskets. Diners will be seated at tables and served by students.

Jan 25, 2017 1:00 AM

College Notes-Jan. 25

Tara Cassidy of Aurora was named to the dean's list at Youngstown State University for fall 2016 semester. She is a special education mild moderate disorders major. The dean's list recognizes students each semester who achieve academic excellence.

Jan 25, 2017 1:00 AM

Aurora School Meals-Jan. 25

AURORA HIGH SCHOOL THURSDAY, JAN. 26 Chicken tenders and fruit Cheez-Its and baked beans Green beans, milk choice FRIDAY, JAN. 27 Crispito / salsa, corn, fruit Black beans, nachos, milk MONDAY, JAN.

Focus On Our Youth-Lauren Tincher
Jan 25, 2017 1:00 AM

Focus On Our Youth-Lauren Tincher

Full name: Lauren Jameson Tincher. Parents names: Scott Tincher and Kristie Tincher and step mom Hallie Tincher. School and grade: In seventh grade at Harmon School. Jobs or chores you do: Do the dishes. Activities and hobbies: Soccer.

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Focus On Our Youth-Erika Lee
Jan 25, 2017 1:00 AM

Focus On Our Youth-Erika Lee

Full name: Erika Marie Lee. Parents names: Isaac and Sarah Lee. School and grade: In eighth grade at Harmon School. Jobs or chores you do: Watch my little brothers. Activities and hobbies: Watch Netflix, playing basketball, hang out with friends and crafting.

Focus On Our Youth-Maria Avila
Jan 25, 2017 1:00 AM

Focus On Our Youth-Maria Avila

Full name: Maria Avila. Parents names: Julio and Cecilia Avila. School and grade: In seventh grade at Harmon School. Jobs or chores you do: Laundry. Activities and hobbies: Playing volleyball, singing, acting and painting. Career aspirations: Physical therapist.

Jan 25, 2017 1:00 AM

Aurora High artists excel in 2017 competition

AURORA -- Local high school art studens were very successful in the 2017 Northeast Central Ohio Scholastic Art Competition. The judges boiled down 124 excellent portfolio entries to eight gold winners and selected from more than 4,319 entries only 473 silver and gold key winners.

From Staff Reports
Jan 18, 2017 1:00 AM

Aurora School Meals-Jan. 18

AURORA HIGH SCHOOL THURSDAY, JAN. 19 Chicken wings, side salad Garlic breadstick and fruit Sweet tater fries and milk FRIDAY, JAN. 20 Buffalo chicken pizza, fruit Salad, a vegetable medley White or choc. milk choice MONDAY, JAN.

Jan 18, 2017 1:00 AM

College Notes-Jan. 18

Mitchell Pollock of Aurora, a junior at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tenn., has been named to the fall 2016 semester dean's list. He is a computer science / math major in the School of Engineering and is the son of Greg and Lori Pollock.

Aurora area robotics Team TBD excels in competition
Jan 18, 2017 1:00 AM

Aurora area robotics Team TBD excels in competition

Local robotics Team TBD competed at the Cleveland regional qualifying tournament at Tri-C Eastern Campus on Jan. 7. It was captain of the finalist alliance and won the highest judged honor -- the Inspire Award -- plus the Promote Award for creating a video promoting the robotics program.

Jan 11, 2017 1:00 AM

School Notes-Jan. 11

Program tonight The special services department of the Aurora schools has scheduled a parents communication forum for tonight (Jan. 11) at 7:30 at Miller School. The focus is on Positive Behavior Intervention Supports and social/emotional development in early childhood/ preschool.

Focus On Our Youth-Leo Diamantis
Jan 11, 2017 1:00 AM

Focus On Our Youth-Leo Diamantis

Full name: Leo Diamantis Parents names: Nick and Irene Diamantis. School and grade: In sixth grade at Harmon School. Jobs or chores you do: I help with my 5-year-old brother, take out the garbage, put dishes away and help my mom bake.

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Jan 11, 2017 1:00 AM

Aurora School Meals-Jan. 11

AURORA HIGH SCHOOL THURSDAY, JAN. 12 Mini-corn dogs and fruit Green beans, Tater Tots Chocolate or white milk FRIDAY, JAN. 13 A spicy chicken sandwich A salad, carrots, fruit, milk MONDAY, JAN. 16 MLK Jr.

Jan 4, 2017 1:00 AM

Aurora School Meals-Jan. 4

AURORA HIGH SCHOOL THURSDAY, JAN. 5 Popcorn chicken and corn Mashed poatoes and fruit Chocolate or white milk FRIDAY, JAN. 6 Mac and cheese and fruit A salad and a breadstick Green beans, milk choice MONDAY, JAN.