At the doorstep of the Rocky Mountains a community flourishes, anchored by progress, innovation, and diversity. Welcome to Aurora, Colorado, The Gateway to the Rockies. Here, you’ll find a bustling community of cultural leaders, culinary prodigies, and technological marvels. A place where natural beauty merges with innovation, inclusion, and responsible growth. Connecting the spirit of the western frontier to the vision of tomorrow, here are the stories of our neighbors.

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The Local

From a popular farmer’s market to a brick-and-mortar staple, Jill and Jason Williams bring Colorado artistry and craftmanship into the spotlight at The Local. Whether you’re looking for the perfect souvenir or Colorado-themed gift, The Local in Southlands Lifestyle Center is filled with treats, clothing, salsas, handmade goods, and other items made from businesses in Aurora and throughout Colorado. From hats and handbags to sweet popcorn and green chili, you'll find it at The Local.

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