June 2016

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Colorado Company “Buzz”es the Tower

Colorado Company “Buzz”es the Tower

Last Saturday, Colorado company Way to Grow used a unique form of advertising to get the attention of NE Denver and Aurora residents. The company introduced some aerial advertising for its company which “specializes in supplying the gardening and greenhouse community with the tools and knowledge required to successfully grow healthy plants of all varieties, […]

Stapletonian’s Report to Police “Total Dog Sh#t”

Stapletonian’s Report to Police “Total Dog Sh#t”

Last Thursday, someone reported a car driving slowly down alleys near 35th and Akron. The suspicious man was seen getting in and out of his car, going into people’s backyards and then putting stuff in his trunk. “I saw the strange behavior and texted a tip right away,” said resident Michael Potter. “We have too […]

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Gunshots or Fireworks? A Residents’ Guide

Being a neighbor to Aurora, Stapleton is no stranger to the sound of gunshots. And recently, the issue has become worse with some shots being fired within Stapleton itself. Others have reported fireworks being shot out of moving vehicles headed through Stapleton. Sure, it’s better than gunshots, but I believe residents would prefer to have […]

Forest City Announces Aggressive Growth Plan for Stapleton

Forest City Announces Aggressive Growth Plan for Stapleton

Several months ago, Forest City announced the development of more neighborhoods north of 56th Street into the Rocky Mountain Arsenal area. More recently, the massive development company announced further expansion south and west. In fact, the new plans show Stapleton moving in and taking over neighborhoods including but not limited to Park Hill, Congress Park, […]

Reparations: New Soopers to Offer Additional Discount to Eastbridge Residents

Reparations: New Soopers to Offer Additional Discount to Eastbridge Residents

In an effort to “make things right,” the new King Soopers will be offering special discount cards to current Eastbridge residents once they open this fall. “We know the people of this great neighborhood have long suffered,” said Kroger spokesperson Jay Shaffer. “On top of the great deals King Soopers and Kroger brand stores already […]

City of Denver:  “Pedestrians Can ‘Frogger’ Their Way to Eastbridge Town Center”

City of Denver: “Pedestrians Can ‘Frogger’ Their Way to Eastbridge Town Center”

The Eastbridge Town Center is moving along quickly, and with the impending fall completion of the center, local residents can expect a nearby grocer, great restaurants , and even an ice cream shop. These exciting changes will bring increased traffic to the Eastbridge neighborhood, which is a concern for local residents. “The benefit of having […]

Record Breaking Fish Snagged in Westerly Creek

Record Breaking Fish Snagged in Westerly Creek

This year’s Westerly Creek Fishing Derby caught national headlines when part-time resident Eric Springer landed what’s now being called “The Freak from the Creek”. Springer’s 15oz largemouth bass is a new state record for Boat Assisted Urban Creek Synthetic Jig Fishing, a category specific to this type of event. The previous record was a 12oz […]

Threatening Sign Attempts to Ward Off Criminals

Threatening Sign Attempts to Ward Off Criminals

Several months ago, a sign was placed on 29th and Central Park Blvd. to remind residents to lock their vehicles and homes. Last week, a similar sign was placed on MLK by the fire station hoping to deter crime in Stapleton. The message was simple: “Thieves, stop breaking N2 cars. We are watching you.” For […]

Bill Roberts to Require Summer Driver’s Ed For Stapleton Parents

Bill Roberts to Require Summer Driver’s Ed For Stapleton Parents

Scott Gerbracht is a parent at Bill Roberts school in Stapleton. He often drives his kids to school, which he would enjoy if it wasn’t for “all the horrible f*cking drivers.” “I can’t believe how bad people are at driving, parking, obeying rules, etc.,” said Gerbracht. “It is unreal. Almost every day I would take […]