Issue 69

Stapleton Residents Upset About DPS’s Socioeconomic Busing Plan

Stapleton Residents Upset About DPS’s Socioeconomic Busing Plan

DPS believed they finally had a plan to appease the sometimes difficult to work with community of Stapleton. DPS has put forth several ideas on how to manage priority for the quickly growing community and their five elementary schools, all located within two square miles of each other. The most recent plan was to create […]

Lululemon CEO to Stapleton:  “We’re Cool, Right?”

Lululemon CEO to Stapleton: “We’re Cool, Right?”

The popular yoga pants company Lululemon recently came under fire when its CEO Chip Wilson made some comments that hinted that not all women’s bodies are made for yoga pants. Although his comments are probably correct, the same way that not all men’s bodies are made for tight Under Armor shirts, Wilson is in hot […]

Stapleton Dad Planning to “Redshirt” Kids

Stapleton Dad Planning to “Redshirt” Kids

Stapleton dad Chris Ott has a three year old and a one year, and is in no hurry to ship them off to school. “My daughter (3) is a September birthday, and my son (1) is an August birthday,” said Ott. “So, I plan to hold them back a year before sending them to school.” […]

Stapleton HOA Takes Drastic Steps to Prohibit Children

Stapleton HOA Takes Drastic Steps to Prohibit Children

One Stapleton home owner association recently changed their rules to prohibit families with children. Fed up with all the noise and lawn clutter associated with children in the neighborhood, Stapleton HOA 1 are now forcing families with children younger than 12 to either get rid of their children or move outside the association.

DPS:  “Stapleton Won’t Have Busing; Parents Should Consider Uber”

DPS: “Stapleton Won’t Have Busing; Parents Should Consider Uber”

Many times, people forget that Denver Public Schools is responsible for educating kids, but has no experience in logistics. They are not UPS, IBM, or Amazon.com. From their own mission statement, nothing speaks to their ability to be innovative or efficient. “We will lead the nation’s cities in student achievement, high school graduation, college preparation, […]

Even in Stapleton, Hanukah Takes Back Seat to Christmas

Even in Stapleton, Hanukah Takes Back Seat to Christmas

Stapleton has a large Jewish population and community leaders certainly make efforts to ensure Jewish holidays and traditions are not left behind. Overall, Stapleton is also considered to be very tolerant of different religions, ethnic backgrounds and sexual preferences. But even with all its political correctness, Stapleton still didn’t give Hanukah a fair shake. “They […]

District 4 & 8 Delegates Resign After Admitting to Being Puppet Delegates for Eastbridge

District 4 & 8 Delegates Resign After Admitting to Being Puppet Delegates for Eastbridge

The Stapleton MCA recently filled two open delegates’ spots for District 4 (South End) and District 8 (Conservatory Green). John Ward was selected by his constituents to represent the South End, and Nicole Roberts was selected as the representative for Conservatory Green. “They basically ran unopposed,” said MCA President Liza Kampstra. “They met the qualifications […]