Middle School Admission Priorities Escalate Tensions Between Stapleton and Park Hill

Middle School Admission Priorities Escalate Tensions Between Stapleton and Park Hill

Amid concern that tensions over McAuliffe International School admission priorities could escalate into a wider conflict, Park Hill community leaders insisted Monday that their neighborhood’s uranium enrichment program is for peaceful purposes only. “We are not building a nuclear bomb,” said Jon Mason, president of the Greater Park Hill Community Association. “We just want an […]

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Stapleton Blogger:  “We are the top 0.9%”

Stapleton Blogger: “We are the top 0.9%”

Stapleton resident Vince O’Hara launched a new blog this week called 80238: Stapleton – We are the top 0.9%” “Yep, I know about the ‘We are the top 1%.. What I was looking to do was to highlight that we are not only in the top 1% for all that cool stuff like income and […]

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Stapleton Garland Helps Inebriated Residents Know They’re Home

Stapleton Garland Helps Inebriated Residents Know They’re Home

Earlier last week, Forrest City brightened the neighborhood with all the holiday accoutrements residents crave this time of year. Each holiday season town center visitors see their HOA money doing its festive job. But this year the bonus is, you’ll never get lost as you stumble home from any of the town center watering holes […]

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The Starbucks is Coming!  The Starbucks is Coming!

The Starbucks is Coming! The Starbucks is Coming!

Forest City received a commitment from Starbucks headquarters this past week that they will buy space in the new Eastbridge Towncenter. In fact, Starbucks intends to occupy 4 of the 9 spaces in the retail area on the west side of the town center project. John Morgan, Vice President of Location Development for Starbucks, acknowledged […]

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Montessori Children’s House of Denver to merge with International House of Pancakes

Montessori Children’s House of Denver to merge with International House of Pancakes

Combining fast-casual breakfast dining with acclaimed pre-school education techniques in one convenient location, MCHD and IHOP today announced a merger to form the International Children’s House of Montessori Pancakes, or “I-CHOMP.” “Our mission has always been to foster the development of the whole child, but what was missing was a diet high in fat, sugar, […]

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Local Couple Launches Charitable Direct Giving Service from Garage

Local Couple Launches Charitable Direct Giving Service from Garage

With so many inspirational stories (and a recent car commercial) dealing with successful enterprises beginning in garages, Tom and Rose Halsor decided to roll the dice and give it a shot themselves. Last fall, with little more than a can-do attitude and a desire to help those less fortunate, the resourceful couple launched a direct-giving […]

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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 […]

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New Stapleton High School to Have Experiential Learning Focus

New Stapleton High School to Have Experiential Learning Focus

In a recent meeting with Denver Public Schools, the “intense” parents who actually want their kids to have a high school to attend discovered there is a $15 million shortfall in school building budget. To offset this budget crisis, DPS has decided that it would be a good experience for the Stapleton kids to build […]

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Stroller Mafia Rules Stapleton Sidewalks

Stroller Mafia Rules Stapleton Sidewalks

Paul Rudee was enjoying a leisurely bike ride on Saturday on the Westerly Creek bike path when he came across an empty double wide stroller parked in the middle of the path under the bridge. With agile maneuvering and quick thinking, he launched his bike at least 1 foot to the dirt on the side […]

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