June 2015

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Eastbridge Residents “Totally Fine” With Soopers After Evergreen Signs Hip Restauranteur

Eastbridge Residents “Totally Fine” With Soopers After Evergreen Signs Hip Restauranteur

Many residents in Eastbridge as well as the rest of Stapleton have fought tirelessly to keep King Soopers out of Eastbridge. They have united in their fight to get a natural grocer, or in many cases, anything except a King Soopers. Complaints have ranged from the lack of organic food choices, to the poor service […]

New App “Kinder” Helps Elementary Schoolers with Playdates

New App “Kinder” Helps Elementary Schoolers with Playdates

Stapleton parents often control their kids’ playdates as well as play times and locations. This, of course, essentially makes it so parents are choosing their children’s’ friends. Some Stapleton parents are fine with that. “These are four to eight year old kids,” exclaimed Kathy Gregory. “They aren’t developed mentally enough to be choosing their own […]

Free Range Stapleton Kids Roam One to Two Blocks Without Supervision

Free Range Stapleton Kids Roam One to Two Blocks Without Supervision

It’s no secret that Stapleton is full of over-bearing helicopter parents. In fact, this writer has seen kids on monkey bars wearing safety harnesses. But there is a new wave of parenting moving through Stapleton. It’s called free range parenting. In essence, free range parenting is the idea that we should give our kids the […]

Central Park Rec Center Transitions to Juvenile Detention Facility for Summer

Central Park Rec Center Transitions to Juvenile Detention Facility for Summer

The Central Park Rec Center is one of the nicer rec centers in the Denver community. It features a very nice basketball court, a pool, a weight room, fitness rooms, and a lounge area among other things. However, the center has struggled to reach membership goals, and typically is underutilized by the Stapleton community. “We […]

Evergreen Puts Cart Before Horse with Big Success

Evergreen Puts Cart Before Horse with Big Success

Evergreen Development grew tired of waiting for King Soopers and the Stapleton community to iron out their issues. So, they took it upon themselves to get the project moving forward. “We knew Forest City has been saying, ‘the project won’t move forward until we have the grocer,’” said Evergreen developer Mark Mullenix. “So, we were […]

Report:  Stapleton Parents DO Love Their Kids More

Report: Stapleton Parents DO Love Their Kids More

In a recent study conducted by the University of Colorado at Boulder, researchers acknowledged that according to data, Stapleton parents do love their kids more than Americans who are not living in Stapleton. “We looked at several different factors,” said research director Dr. Keith Geary. “How much time people spend with them, how much money […]

Husband Concerned About Wife’s Late Night “Swapping”

There are social users of Stapleton Swap, and then there are addicts of Stapleton Swap. Fred Schmadeke is concerned his wife has a problem. “We either have some new items coming into our house every night, or we have bags of stuff sitting outside with people coming at all hours grabbing things off the porch […]