Issue 148

Stapleton Mom Collapses from Exhaustion on Final Day of School

Stapleton Mom Collapses from Exhaustion on Final Day of School

The school year is tough for all parents, but it can be extremely difficult for stay at home moms who bare most all of the weight of getting kids to and from school and activities. There are schedules to manage, lunches to make, carpools and playdates to organize, and keeping the kids up with their […]

Stapleton Family Sells Playhouse on Swap Without Removing Asbestos

Stapleton Family Sells Playhouse on Swap Without Removing Asbestos

The Stevens family was looking for a small playhouse for their two year old and were thrilled when they found one on swap for just $20. “I came across it and was really excited about it,” said mother Rebecca. “It was exactly what we were looking for, and was only $20. I knew it was […]

Fast and the Furious on Fulton Street: Stapleton Approves Drag Racing

Fast and the Furious on Fulton Street: Stapleton Approves Drag Racing

Stapleton was originally planned to have six or more two-way streets connect Aurora and Stapleton in Eastbridge. But with fears of “others” easily making their way into Stapleton, scared Stapeltonians lobbied to reduce that number to just one: Fulton Street. Now, Forest City, always willing to embrace the latest trend from 10 years ago, has […]

Quebec Soopers Preparing for End of Days; Urges Customers to ‘Remember the Good Times’

Quebec Soopers Preparing for End of Days; Urges Customers to ‘Remember the Good Times’

With the Eastbridge Soopers expected to open at the end of the month, the Quebec Soopers is preparing for what undoubtedly will be the end of the store. “For the last several years, we have known the time would come when another grocer entered the market,” said Quebec Soopers manager Gary Stevens. “We tried to […]

Eastbridge Residents Personalizing Shopping Carts in Anticipation of Soopers Opening

Eastbridge Residents Personalizing Shopping Carts in Anticipation of Soopers Opening

No one is looking forward to the opening of the new King Soopers more than the residents of Eastbridge. Area residents anticipate not having to be in the Quebec Soopers anymore, but more than anything, they are excited for the convenience of a close grocery store. “I am so sick of coming home and realizing […]

Stapleton Teen Already Sleeping Past Noon

Stapleton Teen Already Sleeping Past Noon

Summer is here, and that means Stapleton kids get off schedule pretty fast. After the final week of school, parents are excited to not stress about getting kids to bed so they can get them up for school in the morning. So, they let them stay up later, causing the kids to sleep in a […]

Man Puts HELOC on Stapleton Home; Purchases One-Quarter of Nebraska

Man Puts HELOC on Stapleton Home; Purchases One-Quarter of Nebraska

Home prices in Stapleton continue to soar, making it difficult for new buyers to come in to the Stapleton market. Homes purchased for under $500,000 ten years ago are now selling for over $700,000. For most of these homeowners, that extra equity doesn’t do them any good. “If we sell our house, where are we […]