Fermilab: The Scientific Wonder in Our Backyard

Inside the particle collider or tunnel at a place like Fermilab

Not far from The Apartments at Kirkland Crossing, you’ll find Fermilab, a state-of-the-art particle physics laboratory run by the Department of Energy. Fermilab houses both the most powerful particle collider and the second-largest particle accelerator in the world. It also has a long record of discoveries that date as far back as the lab’s opening […]

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Explore Phillips Park Zoo

Large, powerful male lion sitting on a tall boulder at sunset. This male Lion was photographed at a local zoo like Phillips Park at closing time near sunset.

One of the great benefits of residing at Kirkland Crossing is the opportunity to explore and enjoy the Aurora community! Looking for a new adventure? Check out the Phillips Park Zoo!   A One Hundred Year Old Zoo Phillips Park is 325 acres of attractions, including an aquatic center, an 18-hole golf course, a state-of-the-art playground, […]

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Enjoy a Treat During National Dessert Month

Did you know that along with Halloween, October also brings National Dessert Month? Whether you enjoy cupcakes, cream puffs, or cookies, you’ll find these treats and more at a nearby bakery: La Chicanita Bakery La Chicanita’s brings a little taste of Mexico to Aurora. Family owned, the authentic offerings are crafted by pasteles (pastry chefs) who learned how […]

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