Colfax Library

Treasure found at library

While renovating the building at the corner of Church and Main Streets, construction workers have unearthed a variety of items dating back to the 1880s. Found were a lantern, hing ...

End of the road for Dinky Way?

Colfax City Council members approved temporary closure of the Dinky Way railroad crossing at Tuesday’s council meeting, in compliance with a California Public Utilities Commi ...

Library display cabinet equals Eagle Scout rank

Sierra College student Christian Hollingsworth received his Eagle Scout award, the Boy Scout highest award, during ceremonies held in March at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter ...

Juggler, storyteller at Arbor Park Wednesday

Izzi Tooinsky, a noted juggler and storyteller, will open the Colfax Library's Summer Reading Program on Wednesday. His performance will start at 3:30 p.m. in Arbor Park at the co ...

Library renovation starts this summer

Renovation of the Colfax Library will get underway this summer. The project got a big boost earlier this month when the Placer County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to app ...

Expansion of Colfax's tiny library starting in spring

Colfax’s tiny library will get a much-needed expansion starting this spring. In December 2006, the Placer County Board of Supervisors unanimously voted to buy the building that ...

Cookbook library benefit a recipe for renovation success

It seems like everyone has one -– a family recipe passed down for generations. Or, as some Colfax-area residents confessed, the recipe was clipped out of a newspaper or magazin ...

Disappointed with council's decision

I am very disappointed that three Colfax City Council members voted to move the Farmer's Market! It would seem that they wish to completely stop one of the best events that Colfax ...
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