Issue 94

Residents Honked Off; Should We Poison the Geese?

Residents Honked Off; Should We Poison the Geese?

Stapleton residents have long battled the infestation of the prairie dogs, and residents have taken different sides on the most humane solution to their overpopulation. Many residents want the rodents removed at all costs, where others feel that every animal is an important part of our ecosystem, and relocating them should be the only option […]

Check Out at Party City Causes Customer to Not Want to Party

Check Out at Party City Causes Customer to Not Want to Party

Stapleton is home to more kids’ birthday parties per capita than probably any place on the planet. On top of that, several people turned forty this year, and there are always theme parties and several direct giving parties for the schools. So, when party-throwers need to get party supplies, they want to make the trip […]

Stapleton Garland Helps Inebriated Residents Know They’re Home

Stapleton Garland Helps Inebriated Residents Know They’re Home

Earlier last week, Forrest City brightened the neighborhood with all the holiday accoutrements residents crave this time of year. Each holiday season town center visitors see their HOA money doing its festive job. But this year the bonus is, you’ll never get lost as you stumble home from any of the town center watering holes […]

Northfield High School Update:  DPS Scraps Ill-Defined Commons Area in Favor of Things Actually Needed

Northfield High School Update: DPS Scraps Ill-Defined Commons Area in Favor of Things Actually Needed

The original renderings of the Northfield High School Campus have gone through some changes along the way. Many of the changes were due to very poor construction estimates, and others are due to greater needs of the school and the community. A most recent possible change is delaying the construction of a commons building. “We […]

Stapleton School Choice:  What Parents Really Want to Know

Stapleton School Choice: What Parents Really Want to Know

With school choice coming up quickly, parents are looking for information about what they need to do, and looking for answers. The December Front Porch published an article which answered some questions regarding process, but we wanted to cover some other things parents are looking to understand. DPS worked with us to answer the following […]

Northfield Signage Not Helping Anyone

Northfield Signage Not Helping Anyone

Much of Northfield is still under construction, and Forest City has made sure to post signs reminding residents where this construction is located. “We wanted to make sure that residents were aware that Northfield is still a work in progress,” said Forest City spokesperson Janelle Ayers. “Our concern was that people would come out here […]

Winter Welcome Dancing Tree Goes Up in Flames During Smoke Break

Winter Welcome Dancing Tree Goes Up in Flames During Smoke Break

The 2014 Winter Welcome was fortunate to have great weather and a nice turnout. Families flocked to the town center to see the tree lighting, eat s’mores, and enjoy a beverage as they walked around to see Stapleton friends. There were also reindeer for the kids to see and free cookies if you could find […]