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SPECIALS: SPRING CLEAN UP, AERATION, MULCH, EDGING, NEW LAWN MOWING CONTRACTS! S.A.R Contractors  is a family owned & operated professional landscaping company, that guarantees your satisfaction. Over 20 years of experience, paver bricks specialist, passionate workers that enjoy working hard. They take on any projects, small or big. They design …

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Aurora ends 2012 with no homicides

January 01, 2013|By Dan Hinkel, Chicago Tribune reporter While Chicagoans saw the city’s homicides rise past 500 last year, residents of the state’s second largest city, Aurora, quietly observed a milestone of their own — a year without a slaying. The slaying-free year was Aurora’s first in recent times, police …

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City: Expansion of gambling would be bad bet for Aurora

AURORA — The city of Aurora expects gaming tax revenues to be seriously impacted if all the casinos in the state’s proposed gambling expansion bill are built. “It would make it difficult for existing casinos like the one in Aurora to compete,” said city spokesman Kevin Stahr about Hollywood Casino …

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Aurora is Illinois’ second largest city

By PAUL DAILING We all know the major cultural touchstones of Aurora, from the Tomcats-Blackhawks rivalry to “Wayne’s World,” but the feather in the municipal cap is its position as the second-largest city in Illinois. With 171,782 residents, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates, Aurora beats out every …

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