March 2014

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Stapleton Mom’s Yahoo! Group to (Kind Of) Shut Down!

Stapleton Mom’s Yahoo! Group to (Kind Of) Shut Down!

The infamous Stapleton Mom’s Yahoo! Group will be no more. The group will be shutting its preverbal doors after close to a decade of operation in the community. But before people start losing their heads, it’s more of a move than a shut down. “We are simply changing our format,” said Stapleton Mom’s moderator Cindy […]

2014 Poll:  Divorcees Second Most Hated Group by Stapletonians;  Aurorans First

2014 Poll: Divorcees Second Most Hated Group by Stapletonians; Aurorans First

Poll results confirmed what a recent Front Porch article already alluded to: Stapletonians hate divorced people. In fact, in that poll, divorcees were second (64%) only to Aurorans (88%) on the “most hated by Stapletonians” list. The poll listed several different potential groups who Stapletonians may hate. Multiple responses were allowed, and over 3,000 Stapleton […]

Stapleton Mom Puts Child’s ECE Spot Up on Ebay

Stapleton Mom Puts Child’s ECE Spot Up on Ebay

Pioneering Stapleton mom Kate Ott has put her child’s ECE-3 spot at Swigert up for sale on the popular auction site Ebay. Last week, after DPS released who got into which schools as well as the waiting lists, the entrepreneurial Stapleton mom decided that her child does not absolutely need the spot, and that some […]

New Architectural Plans to Make Isabella Bird 3rd Largest Building in Denver

New Architectural Plans to Make Isabella Bird 3rd Largest Building in Denver

The Isabella Bird School will be ready for operation this coming fall, but that doesn’t mean construction will be completed. “We are continuing to build up and add on,” said project manager Eric Kesti.” “By the time the school is finished, it will be larger than the Wells Fargo Center (cash register building) and the […]

It’s Official: DPS High School Naming Committee Reaches Decision

It’s Official: DPS High School Naming Committee Reaches Decision

The official process for naming DPS’ newest high school has finally come to its conclusion, with the Naming Committee announcing its decision earlier this evening after a three-hour, closed-door session. In what has at times been a passionate and heated debate over a good and proper name for the school, the committee finally came together […]

Longboard Camp to Help Stapleton Dads Not Look Like Posers

Longboard Camp to Help Stapleton Dads Not Look Like Posers

We have all seen them. The dozens of Stapleton dads skating around Stapleton with their kids, but often even without their kids. Some take to it pretty smoothly, but others appear pretty dorky while awkwardly pushing around their longboard. “We have several of the dads in our hood messing around with skateboards,” says resident Kathy […]

St. Patrick’s Day School Theme Falls Off the Wagon

St. Patrick’s Day School Theme Falls Off the Wagon

Stapleton schools celebrate several holidays, hold theme days, and have many concerts throughout the year. This year, the school has added even more 2nd-tier holidays so that teachers can have a little less prep work, and kids can just focus on dressing up and having fun. The most recently celebrated of these holidays was St. […]