Good afternoon! This is a special edition of Good Morning Aurora, coming to you love once again for an afternoon show. Our guests today are Claudia Germano & Jim Dolan of Illinois Joining Forces here to talk about Veteran Peer Support and all the great work they do. Here's today's news:
- The 15th Annual Health Fair is taking place on Saturday, June 11th from 9 am to noon. Hosted by the Aurora African American Health Coalition and in partnership with Blue Cross and Blue Shi
Good morning friends! We've made it to Friday! What a week. Your favorite morning show did a whole lot and thank you to all of our listeners, fans and supporters for another great week. Today's guest is Luma Webster of Indivisible Aurora here to talk about the many community initiatives they have going on. Here is today's news:
- June 3rd will be a fun day of community, sing-alongs and coffee! Artists Levi & Zoe will be performing at Java Plus on Waterford from 6 to 8:30 pm
Happy first day of April! Good to see you all on this Friday morning. Today we have friend of the show Brooke Shanley who is the Chair of the Kendall County Democrats to speak with us. TGIF friends! Here's today's news: - Senior Meal Distributions have returned! State representatives Barbara Hernandez, Stephanie Kifowit and Keith Wheeler have teamed up once again on specific Mondays through spring and summer. The next upcoming dates are April 11th & 25th & May 9th and 23rd. #
Good morning and happy Friday all you lovely people. We made it! Today is a great day. We have special guest Arella Swan representing Aurora Downtown with us in the studio today. On the agenda we have fun events, cool initiatives and fashion. Let's seize the day! Here's today's news:
- Tonight there will be live salsa dancing taking place at Java Plus. A great band called Impacto Boricua will be playing, there will be a specialty menu and the fun begins at 6:30 pm. Java Plu
Happy Friday everyone! We've made it to the end of the week! Yes! The sun is shining, and we have news, water and coffee for your morning. It's time for another episode of Jenettesplaining here on Good Morning Aurora; let's get into the news: - Our friends of Java Plus on Waterford are hosting a great event called Christmas At The Coffee Shop on Saturday, December 11th from 10 am to 2 pm. Vendors, coffee, holiday delights and a whole lot more! Java Plus is located at 1677 Mon
Good morning everyone! It's Friday, we made it, and what a heck of a week it was. We have coffee, a matcha latte, and we have a very special guest. In the studio live we have Mr. Jim Jarvis, VP of Programming & Sales for Paramount Theatre. The news you love, Jenettesplaining, and a great conversation. Buckle up and let's get into it!
- The Aurora Noon Lions will hold their annual "Great Pumpkin" pancake breakfast from 7:30 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 30, at Luigi's Pizza a
Happy Friday Aurora! Iced Matcha Latte, coffee, and all the news. Tune in to listen to Orthodontic Experts Ltd. (Aurora) and local events and much more.
- Tonight is the night! From (6-10pm) at THE VENUE, in downtown Aurora and beautiful Mundy Park. Consider a sponsorship for BRIDGE BASH 21. Register to join us live or participate in our silent auction digitally at https://neighborproject.us/ or text bridgebash to 243725. Tonight is a huge night here in the city! #bridgebas
When last we spoke with Mr. Calvin Wilson (2nd Chance) we learned about his family nonprofit and recent activities. On today's episode we spoke about Calvin's early life experiences and what started his desire for community outreach. Growing up on the West Side of Chicago, Calvin has a unique story and has overcome & achieved much. Check out this episode and discussion. Don't forget to hit the 'subscribe' button to stay up on all Aurora news, culture & interviews! The second
Entertainment for many years was synonymous with the Fox Valley and the FVMF (Fox Valley Music Foundation) is working to preserve that. Today we had the pleasure of speaking with Melissa Mercado and learned a lot about local entertainment! From Sonny Boy Williams to The Venue, Melissa is very knowledgeable and has been a figure in many local events. In our discussion we talked about her history as an Auroran, her current duties and we spoke about the blues as well! Did you kn
A helping hand goes a long way! Today we were joined by Calvin & Marilyn Wilson, the husband and wife team behind 2nd Chance Inc., a local nonprofit. They are awesome people with a great story and we met them while getting exercise. Last month, they hosted a walk-a-thon to raise funds for more projects like an upcoming picnic and service day. Recently, both Calvin, Marilyn and other participants provided meals to those less fortunate on Memorial Day. These are two very nice a
Your duty as a citizen, as a listener of this show; indeed our collective duty, is to lift other people up. It's just that simple. Daily, the mission is to spread as much goodwill, cheer and kindness as we can. And one of many ways to do that is to fine tune ourselves as individuals to be the kind of people we want to be. It is not enough to simply get along with our own lives, make our bed in the morning and "hope" or "wish" "things get better". We have to shape and mold. Ev