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High Tech Elementary School broke ground on its location in Stapleton’s new Conservatory Green neighborhood this month! The building will be complete late July, and the school will feature a Blended Learning program that includes opportunities for students to engage in more online and technology-based activities coupled with face-to-face instruction. Here are a few other […]
By Tammy Tran Coordinator, Stapleton Visitor Center It has been a productive season for Stapleton’s Visitor Center gardens! The Visitor Center’s six gardens provided us with pounds & pounds of fresh, organic produce … we had 2 pounds of celery, 3 pounds of purple carrots and about 5 pounds of leeks from the last harvest, alone! And all of it was donated to […]
Stapleton-based New Perspective Real Estate (NPRE) hosted its third annual community food drive this fall, raising 29,000 pounds for the Food Bank of the Rockies! “Our goal was to raise 5,000 pounds, doubling what we did the past two year,” said NPRE owner Jody Donley. “But we had one large donor and Wonderland Homes also […]
Food lovers and future chefs recently joined us at the Stapleton Visitor Center for the season’s last culinary class! Chef-of-honor Elise Wiggins shared her cooking techniques and recipe for butternut squash date and almond tortellini with rosemary brown butter sauce, beginning by demonstrating the best way to cut butternut squash. Did you know that the green color of butternut squash is […]
It’s been said it takes a village.That holds true for the construction of Stapleton’s latest apartment community, The Aster Conservatory Green. The Aster Conservatory Green community will consist of 24 buildings with a total of 352 one- and two-bedroom apartments and three bedroom townhomes. Construction started December 2012 and the first two buildings opened with 22 […]
The Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge and the Two Ponds National Wildlife Refuge are now open following the federal government shutdown. The Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge also experienced significant flood damage in September, but made repairs through assistance from the Federal Highways Administration. Here’s the full update … All facilities are open, […]
The Urban Farm (TUF) offers opportunities for education & community outreach about farming & livestock just outside of Stapleton … and is need of hay for the winter months. The cost of hay is beginning to rise, and TUF is asking friends and supporters to help buy animals one or more bales at $16.75 per […]