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Weekend fest should put spring in your step

This year’s Spring Green Festival – coming to Colfax on Saturday – will include a Luau Party, complete with a roasted pig and hula dancers. The Sierra Vista Community Center ...

Colfax fifth-graders celebrate trees

Colfax Elementary School fifth-graders in the classes of Mrs. Debbie Wilson and Mrs. Faith Smith wrote Arbor Day essays for the annual Colfax Garden Club observance. Their topic wa ...

Colfax Chronicles

10 YEARS AGO Jan. 24, 2002 – Rail fans gathered in Colfax at 6 p.m. Sunday to get a close look at the special 2002 Union Pacific Olympic Train. The specially painted train has b ...

Garden Club played major role in beautification

A casual stroll through historic Colfax this holiday season makes it infinitely clear that the lampposts were not the only aspect of the 1990s downtown beautification project. An e ...

Colfax gardeners complete landscape design course

Colfax Garden Club members were among the 23 students who on Oct. 25 completed 40 hours of Landscape Design study. Steve McNiel, ASLA, and Lynelle McNiel, ASLA, were the instructo ...

Colfax Area Community Calendar

THURSDAY, SEPT. 1 Sierra Foothills Little League fall ball registration at 6 p.m., followed by annual board election at 7 p.m., at Colfax Pizza Factory. 277-1541. Colfax Tea Part ...

Colfax Community Calendar

THURSDAY, AUG. 25 Colfax Area Heritage Museum open daily from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 99 Railroad St. 346-8599. Zumba Fitness Class from 6 to 7 p.m. at Sierra Vista Center, 55 Schoo ...

Garden tour has an artistic side to it

Visitors who take the Colfax Garden Club’s Garden Tour coming up Saturday, Aug. 27, will not only see six unique gardens, they’ll also get to enjoy the work of local musicians ...

Getting a floral handshake

Greg Pokorski, National Garden Club Chairman of Gardening Study Schools, left, and Renee D. Blaschke, National Garden Club President, right, present the California Garden Clubs Awa ...

Colfax Community Calendar

Thursday Friends of the Colfax Library meets at 11 a.m. in the library, 2 W. St. 346-8211. My Girlfriends Garden social networking group meets at 9 a.m. at the Mix & Mingle Greek ...

Colfax Chronicles

One Year Ago June 10, 2010 – While most elementary school students are headed for summer camp, 9-year-old Nick Nissen and 11-year-old Mason Dotto are going to work. “I usuall ...

Community Calendar

Colfax Elementary School eighth-grade graduation ceremonies begion at 7 p.m., in the school’s quad. Colfax Area Heritage Museum open daily from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 99 Railroad ...

Going green

The Colfax Soroptimist Club held an electronic waste drive at Roy Toms Plaza Saturday as part of the Spring Green festival. Soroptmist Melodie Harrison said, “We collected 32,18 ...

Don't miss Saturday's Spring Green Festival

Throughout the year, Jason Dunn, Senior IT Systems Analyst for Tully-Wihr Company and GKM Corporation in Colfax, stores the company’s electronic waste to donate to the recycling ...
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