Josephine Ballas, 3, had been told all year that she needed to be nice in order to meet Santa. When she finally got to see him Saturday as part of Aurora’s “Picture Perfect Christmas,” it resulted in a big hug and smiles all around. For a complete story on the weekend holiday kickoff, see this week's print or e-edition.
Klutes to open new Hampton restaurant
Dan and Kim Klute hope to create a spark.
When the Hampton native and his wife open Conlee’s Restaurant & Lounge this week on Main Street, they envision it as being more than a family-owned eatery offering steaks, burgers and beer. To read more, see this week's print or e-editions.
Senior Day for A-Rod
Aurora's Andrew Rodriguez was honored prior to Nebraska's game with Iowa on Senior Day. He poses just prior to kickoff with his mom, Myrna Castellar of New York City's Spanish Harlem, his brother Eric and wife Nikki Collazo, along with his younger brother Adrian Rodriguez, a junior in high school who lives in Utah but attended the game as a possible Husker recruit as a center. For family reaction to Senior Day activities, see Dave Bradley's column in this week's print or e-edition.