July 2017

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Soopers Grand Opening: Kroger CEO Individually Apologizes to Eastbridge Residents as They Enter Store

Soopers Grand Opening: Kroger CEO Individually Apologizes to Eastbridge Residents as They Enter Store

Eastbridge residents finally have the grocery store they were promised ten years ago. Less than a month ago, King newSoopers opened its doors in Eastbridge and residents were welcomed by Kroger CEO Rodney McMullen. McMullen was there to give a positive boost and hopes to rebuild the image King Soopers has come to have in […]

Stapleton Residents Demanding Name Change to “Stapleton Aurora”

Stapleton Residents Demanding Name Change to “Stapleton Aurora”

The first residents began moving into homes south of 26th Ave. in Aurora where open park space had originally been planned. Aside from losing the original open park space, residents are generally happy. “I’d rather have people as neighbors than prairie dogs,” said Eastbridge resident Sarah Mason. “Plus it blocks the otherwise direct view to […]

Bilingual Warning Sign Speaks to Highly Diverse Stapleton

Bilingual Warning Sign Speaks to Highly Diverse Stapleton

Crime warning signs are not new to Stapleton, but the highly diverse neighborhood has had challenges with the linguistics on previous signs. “Not everyone who lives in Stapleton speaks fluent English,” said resident and activist Kyle Weber. “So, when the city has posted these warning signs, at least 20% of our population is unable to […]

Undeclared Thermostat Wars Breakout Across Neighborhood

Undeclared Thermostat Wars Breakout Across Neighborhood

With the hot Colorado summer upon us, air conditioners seem to be constantly running. Everyone keeps the air running in Stapleton, it’s just a question of what temperature. And although there are Stapleton couples who get along and agree on most everything, no couple ever completely agrees on what temperature the house should be at […]

Sprouts Announcement Rains on Soopers Honeymoon

Sprouts Announcement Rains on Soopers Honeymoon

Less than a week after the Eastbridge Soopers opened its doors, another big announcement was made. Sprout’s Farmer’s Market is planning on opening a 30,000 square foot space in the 3500 block of Central Park Blvd. as part of the Transit Oriented Development (TOD). The plan is to open as soon as the fall of […]

Excited Resident Forgets to Put Car in Park at New Soopers

Excited Resident Forgets to Put Car in Park at New Soopers

The anticipation for the new Soopers has been overwhelming since its announcement. Residents have been clamoring for a grocery store that more fits their needs, even if the brand name is the same. When the new Soopers opened less than a month ago, Stapleton residents from all over flocked to the new store to check […]

Stapleton Dad Still Has No F#cking Idea How Much to Pay Sitter

Stapleton Dad Still Has No F#cking Idea How Much to Pay Sitter

North Central Park Resident Shane Hill and his wife occasionally get out of the house without their kids. Last Friday evening was one of those times when the two of them attended the Avett Brothers concert at Red Rocks. “We had a great time,” said Hill. “Great concert, and we went with some friends. Always […]