Issue 4

Central Park’s “Bridge to Nowhere” Receives National Recognition

Central Park’s “Bridge to Nowhere” Receives National Recognition

The sometimes controversial but always beautiful “Bridge to Nowhere” near the dog pond at Central Park has won the 2010 Aga Khan Award for Architecture.  “We couldn’t be more pleased,” said Forest City Spokesperson Sunny Witham.  “What a tremendous and well-deserved honor.”  The bridge currently serves as a place to stand and watch people walking, […]

Stapleton Photographers Meet Demand of Self-Important Families

Stapleton Photographers Meet Demand of Self-Important Families

Every stay at home mom in Stapleton has an amazing and creative friend who does photography on the side. Stephanie Sanders recommends her friend Laura Anderson. “She has such a unique eye. The way she puts kids in flower pots with a denim background is eclectic and fun.” Another Stapleton resident, Michele Burton says her […]

Stapleton Moms Erect Bouncy Castle in Colfax Parking Lot

As part of their continuing efforts to gentrify Colfax, a coalition of Stapleton moms recently held a 5-year-old’s birthday party in the parking lot of Saturday’s, Denver’s all-nude strip club.  Concerned about her future New Town home’s location just 5 short blocks from Saturday’s, Stapleton resident Marissa Stanley launched a committee of Advanced Kindergarten moms […]

Couple Too Good for Stapleton Still Living There

Skylar and Jessica Saar moved to Stapleton from their Washington Park home just three years ago, but still greatly miss living there.  “Yeah, we used to live in Wash Park,” said Skylar.  “It was a lot of fun, and we still go back there a lot.  We have some friends there, and sometimes go have […]

SUN, MCA to Release Stapleton Homeland Security Chart

SUN, MCA to Release Stapleton Homeland Security Chart

In an effort to continually keep residents in the loop on how scared they should be, SUN, in partnership with the MCA, has released its own security chart.  The chart, very similar to the old Homeland Security chart, uses colors to show levels of danger in the community.  The current threat level will always be […]

80238 is Center of ‘Maddie’ Country

80238 is Center of ‘Maddie’ Country

According to recent calculations by namemyuniquebaby.com, Stapleton (80238) is the heart of the densest geographic concentration of girls named Maddie in North America. With an average of 3.4 Maddies per block, Stapleton leads the global trend begun in 2000. To be accurate, ‘Maddie’ is typically derived from names like Madeline, Madison, or Madolyn, but most […]

Local Coffee Shop Finds Success in Stapleton

Local Coffee Shop Finds Success in Stapleton

Over the years, a handful of coffee shops have started in Stapleton, but were never able to stay afloat.  Except one.  The small coffee shop near the corner of Quebec and 29th, Starbucks, has been able to withstand the ups and downs of the local economy. “We have been pretty lucky,” said owner Tony Weiland.  […]