Lights. Dancing trees. Fire pits. Carolers. This year’s Winter Welcome was a festive celebration … Enjoy this video & the above photos from the event, including snapshots of canine celebrities in next year’s Dogs of Stapleton Calendar!
Rocky Mountain Chili Bowl is getting attention from more than regulars … Food & Wine recently named it one of the top spots for chili! The Stapleton restaurant is also the first neighborhood eatery to be green-certified by the city of Denver. “The program helps your business find opportunities to improve efficiency and profitability while […]
By Brendan Loy Stapleton resident Late on a Friday night this past September, our friends Sally and Amy – fellow residents of Stapleton’s East 29th Avenue neighborhood – drove to our house to execute a devious plan. Sally’s undergraduate alma mater, Michigan State, and my law school alma mater, Notre Dame, were playing in a […]
By Molly Morrow Director of Marketing, The Shops at Northfield Stapleton Prior to becoming the director of marketing at a shopping center, it was like I was totally immune to Black Friday. Who, me? Shop the day after Thanksgiving? Pshaw. Get up for 8 a.m. doorbusters? No thank you! Well, as I became further and […]
By Virginia “Gin” Butler My name is Gin Butler, and I’m a part-time ambassador at the Stapleton Visitor Center. My association with Stapleton began with the formation of the Stapleton Development Corporation’s Board of Directors in 1995. My appointment to the board, like all of the members, was a perfect example of diversity, in that […]
The 4th annual REALGiving Campaign just wrapped up, raising $5,000 and exceeding this year’s goal by $1,500! The funds provided King Soopers gift cards to more than 70 area families, helping them celebrate a festive Thanksgiving. Each family also has children at neighborhood schools – including Westerly Creek Elementary, William R. Roberts, McAuliffe International and the Smith Renaissance School. Last year, Stapleton area […]
The Sand Creek Regional Greenway Partnership recently opened a trail underpass at 47th Avenue, eliminating the last street crossing between Commerce City, Stapleton and other parts of Denver. The former crossing was in a busy industrial area, and Suncor funded the underpass construction. The Sand Creek trail is 14 miles and also extends into Aurora […]
DOWNLOAD THE NOVEMBER 2013 NEWSLETTER Construction Completed – 11 total utility relocations including water line tie-ins at 40th and Blake streets in Denver – Rail installation between Peña Boulevard Bridge and 78th Avenue – Overhead power pole installation on Peña Boulevard Bridge – Colorado Station Platform construction at 42nd Avenue and Jackson Street in Denver […]