December 2017

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Central Park Boulevard to Add More Obstacles to See Around, Over

Central Park Boulevard to Add More Obstacles to See Around, Over

After a long evaluation period, city engineers and traffic safety experts have decided more needs to be done on Central Park Boulevard between 29th St. and Mountview. There are several streets on that stretch crossing Central Park Blvd. which have stop signs, but no stop lights. To make matters more challenging for drivers trying to […]

Stapleton 5th Grader Almost Considers Dressing Appropriately for Weather

Stapleton 5th Grader Almost Considers Dressing Appropriately for Weather

Landon Heinz is a fifth grader at Westerly Creek Elementary. Like most 5th grade boys, Landon dresses the exact same way as every other male student in his grade. Long sports shorts, long socks, sports shirt, etc. The girls in his grade are more apt to wear cute outfits, do their hair, and even dress […]

Stapleton Dad “Probably Worst” Indoor Parent

Stapleton Dad “Probably Worst” Indoor Parent

Stapleton dad Kevin Becker enjoys spending time with his kids. He takes them to parks and pools, takes them hiking, goes to baseball games, and all sorts of other outdoor activities. “It’s just so much more fun to be out of the house,” says Becker. “Being inside causes more messes, stress, and just doesn’t feel […]

Drive by Shooters on Havana to be Reminded to Slow Down

Drive by Shooters on Havana to be Reminded to Slow Down

A few weeks ago, around 2:45 in the morning, five gun shots rang out on the 2800 block of Havana. More than likely, there was no intent on hitting anything, just some kids popping off some shots on their way home. Unfortunately, one slug actually did pierce the loft of someone’s home on the block. […]

North Siders Frustrated With Having to Drive Eight Minutes to South Side Activities

North Siders Frustrated With Having to Drive Eight Minutes to South Side Activities

As Stapleton continues to grow north of the highway, many activities have remained on the south side. Numerous north-siders are former south siders and they are beginning to become disgruntled with having to drive between seven and ten minutes to get to the other side of the hood. “It’s really frustrating,” said resident Mike Colburn. […]

Stapleton Family Patiently Waiting to Receive All Christmas Cards Before Sending Theirs Out

Stapleton Family Patiently Waiting to Receive All Christmas Cards Before Sending Theirs Out

Sara Halsor has her Christmas cards all ready to send. They include a quick generic “Happy Holidays” note as well as a “sorry this is so late note.” If she wanted to get them out before Christmas, she easily could. She has simply chosen to wait until after Christmas. “What always happens is, we send […]

Stapleton Man Says, “Fuck it” and Gives Wife $250 Visa Gift Card

Stapleton Man Says, “Fuck it” and Gives Wife $250 Visa Gift Card

With Christmas less than two weeks away, Stapleton men are struggling to figure out what to give their spouses. Jewelry can often be tricky, guys never know what stores, styles, or sizes to get in regards to clothes, and they have typically relied too heavily on the pampering gifts. Stapleton resident Adam Brown further explains […]