October 2013

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Most Stapleton Halloween “Decorations” Meant to Scare off Aurora Intruders

Most Stapleton Halloween “Decorations” Meant to Scare off Aurora Intruders

If you have been around the Stapleton neighborhood lately, you would have noticed the high percentage of homes festively decorated for Halloween. But at a closer look, one will recall that many of these homes have been decorated since early September. “Once I heard the through streets were coming soon, I started taking additional precautions,” […]

Stapleton Moms Costume Black Market Hurting Halloween City

Stapleton Moms Costume Black Market Hurting Halloween City

Halloween City located in Northfield is used to getting lots of traffic and selling hundreds of thousands of dollars in Halloween decorations, party favors, and costumes. But this year, business has been considerably slower. “We have been getting the foot traffic, but not the purchases,” said Halloween City store manager Mike Huisman. “We are thinking […]

MCA Shutdown Disrupts Perfect Stapleton Living

MCA Shutdown Disrupts Perfect Stapleton Living

The Stapleton MCA shut down last week over a dispute with the City of Denver and Forest City. “We decided it wasn’t in the community’s best interests to have all these through streets to Aurora,” said MCA President Liza Kampstra. “We are aware that this decision was made well over a year ago, but we […]

Aurora Mayor Hogan to Stapleton:  “No One Should Think They’re Exceptional”

Aurora Mayor Hogan to Stapleton: “No One Should Think They’re Exceptional”

Recently, Aurora Mayor Steve Hogan took exception to comments made by SUN President Mike Victoria, when Victoria said in an interview that, “Stapletonians are exceptional.” “No one should think they are exceptional,” stated a frustrated Hogan in in an interview with The Aurora Sentinel. “What makes Stapletonians any better than anyone else in the Denver […]

King Soopers Gas Station Works to Make Direction Arrows More Meaningless

King Soopers Gas Station Works to Make Direction Arrows More Meaningless

The King Soopers gas station has had several struggles and its fair share of complaints over the years. With the opening of two 711’s, some of the congestion at the King Soopers gas station has subsided, but the organization and wait time still has a lot of work to do. A couple of years ago, […]