Anticipated community co-op to land in Northeast Denver

Originally published in Innovators Peak on February 20, 2015 Crossing the boundaries into Northeast Denver (most specifically the “national model for urban development”, Stapleton) you’d never know its only point …

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Thomas Spahr sits for a portrait at the Mu Brewery bar Feb. 3 in Aurora. Spahr is opening a natural foods co-op, Northeast Community Co-op, and has partnered with Mu Brewery to create a beer to be released Feb. 12. (Philip B. Poston/Aurora Sentinel)

Aurora community natural food co-op brewing from beer alliance

Originally from Aurora Sentinel on February 9, 2015 “I think we’re in a void here for natural foods,” Flatland said at his brewery on East Colfax Avenue. “I’m excited about …

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In the works: a natural food co-op for Stapleton, Park Hill and Aurora

Originally published in 5280 Magazine on January 28, 2015 It is difficult to imagine that Stapleton’s neat and tidy residential streets were once home to a bustling terminal and seemingly endless runways. …

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Northeast Denver pushing for co-op market

Originally published in Confluence Denver on November 11, 2014 More than 410 member-owners have signed onto the Northeast Community Co-op Market concept of a community-owned grocery store. Each member invested a …

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Stapleton residents try to form co-op to open all-natural grocery store

Originally from The Denver Channel, ABC, Channel 7 on October 17, 2014 DENVER – Some residents in Stapleton say they want an all-natural grocery store in their neighborhood, but they …

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New food co-op hopes to open market in Northeast Denver

Originally published in Westword, Sept 16, 2014 When your neighborhood doesn’t provide the products and services you desire, you can get in your car and drive somewhere else, or you …

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Why I am a member of the Northeast Community Co-op Market

Originally published in the Front Porch on August 1, 2014 Some of you may already know about efforts to start a food co-op in our neighborhood. If not, take a …

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DENVER, CO - JULY 31: Thomas Spahr is photographed outside a potential site for a food co-op that he and other Stapleton community residents would like to start in Denver, CO  on July 31, 2014. This site, located at 2501 Dallas Street in Aurora is the former site of Stanley Aviation.  The group is considering other locations as well.  (Photo by Helen H. Richardson/The Denver Post)

Stapleton residents down on grocery options set table for food co-op

Originally published in the Denver Post on August 1, 2014 Frustrated by the lack of a natural grocer, such as Whole Foods or Sprouts, in their neighborhood, a group of …

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Join the Northeast Community Co-op Market Today!

Originally appeared in The Stapleton Scoop on July 22, 2014 Have you heard of the Northeast Community Co-op Market coming to the Stapleton/N Aurora area?  The co-op, which will be …

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Outlook positive for co-op market in Northeast Denver

From the Front Porch: The group is now pursuing tenancy at an 8,000-square-foot space at Stanley Marketplace in the Stanley Aviation building at 2501 Dallas in northwest Aurora on the …

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