National Night Out Tuesday

Aurora National Night Out 8-7-18
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Children and adults wait in line in the Georgetown neighborhood of Aurora Tuesday to enter a fire truck during National Night Out, a nationwide annual event designed to raise crime prevention awareness and support community-police partnerships. Aurora resident, Dee Hakala, of Georgetown started, the Aurora event after two teenagers held her 15-year-old son at gunpoint at the Georgetown Elementary playground in 2003 (click here for the Georgetown Relief Efforts Neighborhood Organization G.R.E.N.O. website).

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The Aurora rescue squad makes available a stretcher at the Blackhawk Park neighborhood in Aurora.
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