Issue 57

Stapleton Mom’s Yahoo Group:  “Hey, Everyone, My Neighbor Katie Lance is Really Bad at Her Job”

Stapleton Mom’s Yahoo Group: “Hey, Everyone, My Neighbor Katie Lance is Really Bad at Her Job”

The Stapleton Mom’s Yahoo Group has certainly served a great purpose over its many years. The biggest benefit has been the ability to easily buy and sell goods, but it has helped in several other areas as well. People have received advice to help with their kids, found play dates, and asked advice on types […]

SUN, MCA Concerned About Border Security After Through Street Completed

SUN, MCA Concerned About Border Security After Through Street Completed

With the pending completion of the Havana/Iola through street to Aurora, community members and associations are concerned with the security that will be provided in regards to Aurorans crossing the border into Stapleton. “We are already fighting this situation, and access will now be easier for those on ‘the other side,’” said concerned resident Mike […]

Stapleton Literally Going to Have Ivory Tower

Stapleton Literally Going to Have Ivory Tower

Recently, talks about a community arts center between the Stapleton MCA and Forest City came to a screeching halt. Since that time, Forest City has decided to not lease the space, but to instead make some slight decorative modifications. The biggest change they plan to make is to actually cover the exterior of the tower […]

Least Tough Stapleton Elementary to Open In Fall

Least Tough Stapleton Elementary to Open In Fall

When community leaders were looking to name the incoming Stapleton 4 school, the biggest goal was to not sound threatening. “We wanted a school that would give the students the feeling of being safe,” said board member Shawn Creary. “We decided that giving the school a very non-threatening name would help accomplish that.” The board […]

Havana Exit Offers Scenic Detour Through Commerce City

Havana Exit Offers Scenic Detour Through Commerce City

The Havana Street exit is once again under construction. This time, the crews are being kind enough to detour the traffic through scenic Commerce City. “I never get a chance to visit Commerce City,” said Stapleton resident Don Wilber. “This gives me a chance to drive around and really explore it. Pretty cool stuff.”

Settling Stapleton Homes Becoming Major Issue

Settling Stapleton Homes Becoming Major Issue

The Stapleton community has been around for over 10 years now, which means so have many of its homes. Homeowners understand typical growing pains in a new home, especially those built in a new community. Typical things may include cracks in crown molding, doors not shutting as well, staircases needing adjustments, etc. These minor issues […]

Hairspray Performance Pleases Crowd, Hurts Ozone

Hairspray Performance Pleases Crowd, Hurts Ozone

Recently, the Aurora Fox Theatre performed its rendition of the classic musical Hairspray on the Green in Stapleton. The Stapleton Green is not a perfect venue for a musical piece, however, the Aurora Theatre group performed wonderfully and entertained the hundreds that showed up to enjoy the show. “We are happy with the performance tonight,” […]