Chicago Meets Aurora: An Early Baseball Story

By John Jaros As the baseball season is underway, this month we look back 130 years,…

Community Conversation: Stony The Road We Trod

In honor of Black History Month, John Jaros, Aurora Historical Society Executive Director, joined Aurora Mayor…

Museum Week 2020: Part Two — Bells in Aurora History

It’s Museum Week in Aurora and EarthFoot Entertainment made us three videos of our favorite house.…

A “Crazy” Contribution From Tanner Descendents

Crazy quilts, in addition to being vivid and full of energy, were a way of putting…

Listen — WDBC First Light: Fire Destroys Aurora Landmark

Visit WDCB First Light’s site to listen to a segment on the now-destroyed Masonic Temple. What…