Issue 104

JAMA:  Stapleton Swap as Addictive as Meth; Not as Bad for Teeth

JAMA: Stapleton Swap as Addictive as Meth; Not as Bad for Teeth

According to a recent study by the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), the Stapleton Swap Facebook group is as addictive as taking the street drug methamphetamine, or meth. “What we found in our study was that very similar parts of the brain were impacted by both,” said Dr. Greg Artz. “They essentially act […]

Forest City Doesn’t Fully Appreciate “Attractive Nuisance” Doctrine

Forest City Doesn’t Fully Appreciate “Attractive Nuisance” Doctrine

For years now, the West Crescent Flats water fountain “art” piece in the 29th St. Town Center has served as a play area for kids on hot summer days. Kids run around the moat of water and climb the water mountain. The problem with this is that the structure isn’t meant for climbing. “We never […]

Update:  Stapleton Soopers out of Everything

Update: Stapleton Soopers out of Everything

May 4, 2015: Once again, the Stapleton King Soopers is out of everything. Sure, there are some random items remaining, but the stuff people actually come for and need, are completely gone. “How is it that on a Monday, shelves are empty and they are fighting to restock things,” says Stapleton resident and disgruntled Soopers […]

Roberts to Become First Stapleton School to Ditch Cursive

Roberts to Become First Stapleton School to Ditch Cursive

Last week, William (Bill) Roberts Elementary became the first Denver Public School to decide to stop teaching kids cursive. Principal Atkins, along with input from teachers and other administrators, decided they would remove cursive from the curriculum. Atkins said that many factors came into play when it came to the decision. “As we move to […]

America’s Wealthy Elite Buying Stapleton “Summer Homes”

America’s Wealthy Elite Buying Stapleton “Summer Homes”

Stapleton property values continue to rise, as do the property values all across Denver. The continued rise of these property values has triggered America’s wealthy to begin buying up Stapleton homes, according to analyst Tom Baltus. “The United States’ most wealthy people are very acute at understanding the importance of real estate,” says Baltus. “When […]

“Stapleton Counsel” Facebook Site Fills ‘Advice’ Void in Stapleton

“Stapleton Counsel” Facebook Site Fills ‘Advice’ Void in Stapleton

Stapleton residents have created tens of web sites aimed at helping those in the community. Stapleton sites help people find babysitters, good local businesses, places to eat, buy and sell items, among many other helpful areas. Most of these concepts spawned off the now defunct Stapleton Mom’s Yahoo! group. The scope was so broad, the […]

Stapleton Family Already Packing for Pool

Stapleton Family Already Packing for Pool

With the pool opening in about three weeks, families are getting eager to bring their families to the pool. Stapleton pools serve many purposes in the summer including burning your kids out so they are not up until the sun goes down after nine, and a place for parents and nannies to bring kids so […]