Issue 91

Stapleton Residents Plan “Hundred Man March” to Protest Town Center Gas Station

Stapleton Residents Plan “Hundred Man March” to Protest Town Center Gas Station

Roughly a month ago, there seemed to be hope that King Soopers would drop the proposed gas station in Eastbridge. Angry Eastbridge residents were ready to take their medicine and accept the King Soopers into the town center with open arms (sort of). “We were ready to accept the give and take of having the […]

Mid-Term Elections:  Understanding the Candidates & Issues Based on Advertising

Mid-Term Elections: Understanding the Candidates & Issues Based on Advertising

In case you Tivo everything and fast forward through television commercials, you may not have a strong understanding of the mid-term election candidates or where they stand on certain issues. Furthermore, you may not have had time to do your own research or read your friends’ opinions on Facebook. Here’s a rundown of the main […]

The Starbucks is Coming!  The Starbucks is Coming!

The Starbucks is Coming! The Starbucks is Coming!

Forest City received a commitment from Starbucks headquarters this past week that they will buy space in the new Eastbridge Towncenter. In fact, Starbucks intends to occupy 4 of the 9 spaces in the retail area on the west side of the town center project. John Morgan, Vice President of Location Development for Starbucks, acknowledged […]

Stapleton Residents to Add Supplementary Trick-or-Treating Sign

Stapleton Residents to Add Supplementary Trick-or-Treating Sign

Long-time Stapleton residents are all too aware of the incredible wave of people coming into Stapleton on trick-or-treating night. The influx has mixed reviews from residents. Many residents are happy kids from neighborhoods less likely to offer candy are able to come to Stapleton and enjoy its bounties of candy. Other residents are frustrated they […]

Stapleton Throws Community-Wide 40 Year Old Birthday Party

Stapleton Throws Community-Wide 40 Year Old Birthday Party

This has been a milestone year for Stapleton residents. If you have Facebook, you may have noticed that a large number of Stapleton residents have exited their thirties, and jumped into their fourth decade. In fact, almost two-thirds of Stapleton residents (64%) turned 40 this year. “I don’t think it is that big of a […]

Stapleton Elementary Fails to Reach $275k Contribution Goal

Stapleton Elementary Fails to Reach $275k Contribution Goal

For the first time, a Stapleton Elementary was unable to reach its contribution goal, falling about $15k short. The school, who has chosen to go unnamed at this time, raised $258k but could not scrape together the final $17k. “It has been a frustrating donation season,” said the school auction committee chairman. “We raised $250k […]

Duck Dynasty Producers to Create Stapleton-Based Reality Show

Duck Dynasty Producers to Create Stapleton-Based Reality Show

Yet another reality show is coming to Stapleton. The producers of Duck Dynasty are bringing the reality show “Trash to Splash” to A&E, and the series is expected to air the fall of 2015. “We are really excited about this new program,” said executive producer Charlie Van Vleet. “It is really a social experiment. We […]