Issue 82

Soopers to Stapleton: “La! La! La! La! We are Not Listening to Residents!”

Soopers to Stapleton: “La! La! La! La! We are Not Listening to Residents!”

Ever since the announcement that King Soopers would be the anchor store at the Eastbridge Town Center, Stapleton residents have been holding meetings, starting Facebook pages, emailing Forest City and King Soopers, and everything else in between to give feedback or to possibly stop the grocer from moving into Eastbridge. “I have been to the […]

Stapleton High School Will Probably Be Best in World

Stapleton High School Will Probably Be Best in World

According to the June Front Porch, the new Stapleton High School is already a success. In the words of Principal Tropper, Stapleton High School will produce, “graduates who will go on and be amazingly successful adults—not only in the academic sphere, but as human beings and citizens too.” This makes perfect sense to Stapleton residents. […]

Block Captain Disappointed in Lack of Security Detail

Block Captain Disappointed in Lack of Security Detail

Westerly Creek block captain Kristi McDonald was eager to begin all of her duties as new block captain. Duties include organizing the block party, forwarding SUN emails, attaining neighborhood watch signage, as well as many other tasks (I assume). McDonald proudly accepts the important position her peers have put her in, however, she is somewhat […]

The Day(s) Stapleton Stood Still:  Starbucks Temporarily Closes for Construction

The Day(s) Stapleton Stood Still: Starbucks Temporarily Closes for Construction

Stapleton residents have had to deal with their share of adversity. From potentially being forced to have kids go to one great school when they wanted to go to a different great school, to patiently waiting for an Eastbridge town center for eight years and running. But, Stapleton residents have endured these tough times and […]

Forest City to Install Diagonal Crosswalks at Key Stapleton Intersections

Forest City to Install Diagonal Crosswalks at Key Stapleton Intersections

Stapleton potentially has the highest percentage of stop signs at intersections than any neighborhood in Denver. But, all of these controlled intersections haven’t properly controlled the Stapleton pedestrian traffic. “You see residents crossing diagonally in intersections all the time,” said resident Jim Schwab. “Not only is it not safe, but it is inefficient for pedestrians […]

Over 850 Stapleton Dad’s Receive “Best Dad Ever” Facebook Shout Outs

Over 850 Stapleton Dad’s Receive “Best Dad Ever” Facebook Shout Outs

Stapleton is well known for being a great place to raise a family. Also well-known in Stapleton are the many hard-working moms, both stay-at-home and otherwise. The Stapleton moms get most of the attention due to their hotness and to the now defunct Stapleton Moms Yahoo group. Much less heralded are the dads in Stapleton, […]

Stanley Marketplace Shining Example of Possibilities if Forest City Isn’t Involved

Stanley Marketplace Shining Example of Possibilities if Forest City Isn’t Involved

In the June Front Porch it was announced that the Stanley Aviation building, which has remained vacant for years, will be repurposed and serve as a community marketplace. “This is really exciting,” said resident Mike Stevens. “Eastbridge has been waiting for this for a long time, so to finally get a neat little town center […]