6 hours ago

Some Big Country & Western Stars From Colorado

by Rudy Grant

    Some Big Country & Western Stars From Colorado
    Colfax Avenue is the longest commercial street in the USA, and truly one of the most unique streets anywhere. ColfaxAvenue.com is a definitive guide to the heart and soul of Colfax, which runs through Golden, Lakewood, Denver, Aurora, Strasburg, and Bennett, Colorado.
    http://www.colfaxavenue.com

25 hours ago

East Colfax Neighborhood Association shared a...

    As East Colfax Redevelops, Affordability Goals And Gentrification Are Neck And Neck
    Denver city officials and neighborhood groups are in a race against private developers to pluck parcels of land for affordable housing along East Colfax ahead of bus rapid transit that will run from downtown Denver to Aurora.
    http://www.cpr.org

41 hours ago

Big Tim and Tiny Tim

A LONG TIME AGO IN A GALAXY FAR FAR AWAY... at the Nashville West on East Colfax, "Big" Tim Irvin backed up Tiny Tim. Here's the photo to prove it. And here's the punchline: Tiny Tim is bigger!

    Big Tim and Tiny Tim
    Colfax Avenue is the longest commercial street in the USA, and truly one of the most unique streets anywhere. ColfaxAvenue.com is a definitive guide to the heart and soul of Colfax, which runs through Golden, Lakewood, Denver, Aurora, Strasburg, and Bennett, Colorado.
    http://www.colfaxavenue.com

41 hours ago

East Colfax Neighborhood Association shared C...

    Christopher J. Herndon
    Christopher J. Herndon, Denver, CO. 2,909 likes · 25 talking about this. Denver City Council, District 8 https://twitter.com/ChrisJHerndon
    https://www.facebook.com

45 hours ago

The Lakewood Space Needle

If Colfax had a space needle, you're looking at it...and they are working on lighting it up again. Sweet! Way to go #WestColfax!

    The Lakewood Space Needle
    Colfax Avenue is the longest commercial street in the USA, and truly one of the most unique streets anywhere. ColfaxAvenue.com is a definitive guide to the heart and soul of Colfax, which runs through Golden, Lakewood, Denver, Aurora, Strasburg, and Bennett, Colorado.
    http://www.colfaxavenue.com

46 hours ago

East Colfax Neighborhood Association shared S...

    Accessing Anschutz: cyclist and pedestrian-friendly plans
    This commuter-organized meeting to discuss non-car transportation plans for the full build out of Fitzsimons and Anschutz will be attended by: City of...
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

The Six Best Events on the Culinary Calendar This Weekend

...you. The event's fourth iteration happens on Friday, February 23, 2018, at Rembrandt Yard, 1301 Spruce Street in Boulder, when Boulder chefs face off against Denver chefs to prove who can create...

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...aged. At noon on Saturday, January 20, both of Great Divide Brewing Co.'s taprooms (1812 35th Street and 2201 Arapahoe Street) will be tapping the newest iteration of its hairy beast, Mexican...

...Saturday, January 20, both of Great Divide Brewing Co.'s taprooms (1812 35th Street and 2201 Arapahoe Street) will be tapping the newest iteration of its hairy beast, Mexican Chocolate Yeti. The cacao...

One of our favorite upscale taquerias in town, Dos Santos, 1475 East 17th Avenue, is getting some well-deserved recognition on the national level; Travel Channel's homage to...

...handcrafted goodies. Register for the swap at eventbrite.com, then show up at Huckleberry Roasters, 4301 Pecos Street, at 2 p.m. with at least five portions of your delicious victuals. You'll...

...day charcuterie and whole-animal butchery course. The class will be held at Il Porcellino, 4334 West 41st Avenue, starting at 9 a.m. both days. And while this course isn't for the...

...ceviche and Peruvian chile in an homage to Up in Smoke, and Steven Redzikowski of Oak at Fourteenth tapping Mia Wallace to hand out miniature burgers and a $5 shake à la Pulp Fiction...

    The Six Best Events on the Culinary Calendar This Weekend
    Denver's culinary scene owes a lot to our neighbors south of the border: From mariachi and Mexican art to Mexican-inspired beer and nationally televised tacos, this weekend is full of events that wouldn't exist were it not for our hermanos mexicanos. Here are six of our favorite food and drink events...
    http://www.westword.com

2 days ago

2 days ago

Virginia Dale

This plaque in Virginia Dale, Colorado reads: Famous stage station on the Overland Route to California 1862-1867, established by Joseph A. (Jack) Slade and named for his wife, Virginia. Located on the Cherokee Trail of 1842, it was a favorite camp ground for emigrants. Vice President Colfax and Party were detained here by Indian Raids in 1865. Robert J Spotswood replaced Slade.

    Virginia Dale
    Colfax Avenue is the longest commercial street in the USA, and truly one of the most unique streets anywhere. ColfaxAvenue.com is a definitive guide to the heart and soul of Colfax, which runs through Golden, Lakewood, Denver, Aurora, Strasburg, and Bennett, Colorado.
    http://www.colfaxavenue.com

2 days ago

East Colfax Neighborhood Association shared F...

    Front Porch Newspaper
    Front Porch Newspaper, Denver, CO. 2.1K likes. Visit FrontPorchNE.com to download current and prior issues.
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Wings Over the Rockies Announces Unique to the Nation Campus at Centennial Airport

    Wings Over the Rockies Announces Unique to the Nation Campus at Centennial Airport
    Denver, CO - January 16, 2018 - After more than a decade of planning and fundraising, Wings Over the Rockies (Wings), an aerospace focused Colorado non-profit, is proud to announce its unique to the nation entertainment and education campus, Exploration of Flight.
    https://wingsmuseum.org

2 days ago

Wings Over the Rockies lands an aerospace nexus on the Colorado Front Range

    Wings Over the Rockies lands an aerospace nexus on the Colorado Front Range
    Aurora Sentinel - The Lowry-based museum is set to open a second campus, the Exploration of Flight, at the Centennial Airport this summer. The 15-acre campus will serve as the home to two galleries, focused on the future of aviation and space travel, and a school that will serve middle and high school students who desire to make their career among the clouds.
    https://wingsmuseum.org

2 days ago

East Colfax Neighborhood Association shared F...

    Front Porch Newspaper
    UPDATE: The State Board voted 4-0 against the proposal to auction of oil and gas lease rights underneath the tract in Stapleton as well as two others (one in Commerce City, one near 49th and Tower)....
    http://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

East Colfax Neighborhood Association shared S...

    Stapleton United Neighbors
    The State of Colorado owns mineral rights for land in northern Stapleton. The State land board is considering leasing it for potential fracking/drilling, as someone in the public realm has paid a fee...
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Letters to the Editor

Hi Jonny,

    Letters to the Editor
    Colfax Avenue is the longest commercial street in the USA, and truly one of the most unique streets anywhere. ColfaxAvenue.com is a definitive guide to the heart and soul of Colfax, which runs through Golden, Lakewood, Denver, Aurora, Strasburg, and Bennett, Colorado.
    http://www.colfaxavenue.com

4 days ago

East Colfax Neighborhood Association shared C...

    Grow a Garden - Denver Urban Gardens
    Formerly known as the Seeds & Transplants Program (read about program changes here ), DUG's Grow a Garden ensures that in-need individuals, families, seniors and groups have access to the necessary seeds, seedlings and education to grow a successful, productive vegetable garden thereby improving local food security for program participants.
    https://dug.org

4 days ago

East Colfax Neighborhood Association updated ...

https://www.sustainableneighborhoodnetwork.org/sustainable-neighborhoods-denver/east-colfax

    East Colfax Neighborhood Association
    https://www.sustainableneighborhoodnetwork.org/sustainable-neighborhoods-denver/east-colfax
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

http://mailchi.mp/denvergov/sustainable-east-...

http://mailchi.mp/denvergov/sustainable-east-colfax-january-update?e=5348e3944e

    Sustainable East Colfax January Update
    East Colfax Neighborhood Association Community Meeting DATE: Tuesday, January 16 TIME: 6:30pm - 8:00pm LOCATION: Counterpath, 7935 E 14th Ave WHAT: Join your neighbors for the East Colfax Neighborhood Association Community Meeting!
    http://mailchi.mp

5 days ago

HERE ARE 8 NEW PUBLIC ART PROJECTS COMING TO ...

HERE ARE 8 NEW PUBLIC ART PROJECTS COMING TO DENVER THIS YEAR! With the hopes of increasing public safety, rejuvenating public spaces, inspiring innovating thinking and fostering community interaction, the eight projects cover a big footprint across Denver. From South Yuma to Commons Park and east along Colfax Avenue, these projects will be highly visible and sometimes interactive, to encourage even more engagement with the public. Walk Denver: on various sites along Colfax Avenue, Walk Denver will work together with community members who have been impacted by traffic deaths, advocacy groups and artists to instigate dialogue about the safety of pedestrians in Denver. Well-known Denver street artist Pat Milbery will paint a large-scale mural to envision the goals of Vision Zero and will work with East High School students to create stencils and street signs for areas that community members feel need improvement. https://303magazine.com/2018/01/new-public-art-denver-2018/

    Here are 8 New Public Art Projects Coming to Denver This Year
    IMAGINE 2020 and Denver Arts & Venues award thousands of dollars to public art projects to improve the quality of life and cultural exchange in the city.
    https://303magazine.com

5 days ago

The Omar Khayyam

The Omar Khayyam in Aurora, Colorado, featuring continuous dinner and supper dancing for your enjoyment. It's Different. Colfax, East of Fitzsimons.

    The Omar Khayyam
    Colfax Avenue is the longest commercial street in the USA, and truly one of the most unique streets anywhere. ColfaxAvenue.com is a definitive guide to the heart and soul of Colfax, which runs through Golden, Lakewood, Denver, Aurora, Strasburg, and Bennett, Colorado.
    http://www.colfaxavenue.com

5 days ago

5 days ago

East Colfax Neighborhood Association shared C...

    Denver awards $65,500 in P.S. You Are Here public art grants - Denverite
    Denver can look forward to eight new pieces of public art thanks to the creativity of local artists and $65,000 in grants from P.S. You Are Here. Denver can look forward to eight new pieces of public art thanks to the creativity of local artists and $65,500 in grants from P.S.
    https://www.denverite.com

5 days ago

East Colfax Neighborhood Association shared A...

    Ashley News - Week Twenty
    The week ahead is one of getting back into our routine, teaching and learning together. As always, thank you for your commitment to our school, and choosing Ashley. With School choice beginning in just a few weeks, we are eager to have you refer families to join Ashley for the 2018-2019 school year!
    http://mailchi.mp

6 days ago

The Seven Best Events on the Culinary Calendar This Week

...you. The event's fourth iteration happens on Friday, February 23, 2018, at Rembrandt Yard, 1301 Spruce Street in Boulder, when Boulder chefs face off against Denver chefs to prove who can create...

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...of 2017, hits the stage on Tuesday, January 16, at Ratio Beerworks. The taproom at 2920 Larimer Street will host three narrators — a roller-derby athlete, a ballet dancer and a circus performer...

Comal, 3455 Ringsby Court, is mostly known for Mexican lunches (its namesake wood-fired steel griddle squats impressively just...

...days, a great cocktail has to be it. Mister Tuna to the rescue: The restaurant, 3033 Brighton Boulevard, rolls out its Behind the Bar series on Wednesday, January 17. Once a month, legendary...

...spirits in Anthony Lopiccolo and John Fayman, who opened their temple to tartness, Goed Zuur, 2801 Welton Street, less than a year ago. The sour-only beer bar will team up with Paradox...

...can fit in its modest storefront, the party will take place at Bear Creek Distillery, 1879 South Acoma Street. The fun runs from 5:30 to 8 p.m., and we advise you to...

...day charcuterie and whole-animal butchery course. The class will be held at Il Porcellino, 4334 West 41st Avenue, starting at 9 a.m. both days. And while this course isn't for the...

...ceviche and Peruvian chile in an homage to Up in Smoke, and Steven Redzikowski of Oak at Fourteenth tapping Mia Wallace to hand out miniature burgers and a $5 shake à la Pulp Fiction...

6 days ago

Schuyler Colfax, R.I.P.

Jonny Barber as Schuyler Colfax

    Schuyler Colfax, R.I.P.
    Colfax Avenue is the longest commercial street in the USA, and truly one of the most unique streets anywhere. ColfaxAvenue.com is a definitive guide to the heart and soul of Colfax, which runs through Golden, Lakewood, Denver, Aurora, Strasburg, and Bennett, Colorado.
    http://www.colfaxavenue.com

6 days ago

East Colfax Neighborhood Association updated ...

Groundwork Denver and the East Colfax Neighborhood Association have paired up for this year's 2018 MLK Day of Service. We will be providing information about free energy audits and free trees, swapping out porch lights with efficient LED bulbs, and letting our neighbors know about East Colfax Neighborhood Association. Come join us tomorrow, Monday, January 15th, 2018 at Ashley Elementary from 11:00am - 3:00pm! There will be a brief training while enjoying some delicious coffee from Quince Essential Coffee, a 2 hour canvass, followed by a celebration with a band from DSST and lunch provided by our own East Colfax Neighborhood 7 Leguas Mexican Grille! No need to sign up, just show up at 11:00AM. The more of us out there, the more people we can tell about these great programs! Groundwork Denver The Fax Partnership Christopher J. Herndon Mary Beth Susman - Denver City Councilwoman, District 5 East Colfax Neighborhood ColfaxAvenue.com East Colfax Ave: The Quebec District Groundwork Denver: http://www.groundworkcolorado.org https://www.facebook.com/GroundworkDenver/ https://www.twitter.com/groundworkden The East Colfax Neighborhood Association: http://www.EastColfaxNeighborhood.org https://www.twitter.com/EastColfaxNBHD https://www.facebook.com/EastColfaxNeighborhoodAssociation

    East Colfax Neighborhood Association
    Groundwork Denver and the East Colfax Neighborhood Association have paired up for this year's 2018 MLK Day of Service. We will be providing information about free energy audits and free trees,...
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

East Colfax Neighborhood Association Meeting ...

East Colfax Neighborhood Association Meeting at Counterpath Press, 7935 E. 14th Ave at Tamarac. Tuesday, January 16th, 2018 @6:30PM Join us on Tuesday! Agenda: Denver Police Department Crime & Safety Monica Martinez update on the Fax Partnership Jamie Perkins Transportation Chair Announcement Neighborhood Association discussion and vote on whether to support or oppose the 7-Eleven Liquor License Application for Nayyar, Inc. & 7-Eleven, Inc., Dba 7-Eleven Store 35976B located at 8755 E. Montview Blvd. in the Stapleton Neighborhood for a 3.2% Beer Off-Premises Liquor License.

    East Colfax Neighborhood Association
    East Colfax Neighborhood Association Meeting at Counterpath Press, 7935 E. 14th Ave at Tamarac. Tuesday, January 16th, 2018 @6:30PM Join us on Tuesday! Agenda: Denver Police Department Crime &...
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

East Colfax Neighborhood Association added an...

The next 2CAB meeting will be held Wednesday, January 31, 2018. 1800 to 2000 (6 p.m. to 8 p.m.) here at District 2 (3921 Holly St). The 2CAB meetings are held on a bi-monthly basis. We will cover crime patterns, trends and discuss prevention techniques that we are employing to reduce crime throughout the District. Everyone is invited!

    Denver Police District 2 Community Meeting
    The next 2CAB meeting will be held Wednesday, January 31, 2018. 1800 to 2000 (6 p.m. to 8 p.m.) here at District 2 (3921 Holly St). The 2CAB meetings are...
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

Groundwork Denver and the East Colfax Neighbo...

Groundwork Denver and the East Colfax Neighborhood Association have paired up for this year's 2018 MLK Day of Service. We will be providing information about free energy audits and free trees, swapping out porch lights with efficient LED bulbs, and letting our neighbors know about East Colfax Neighborhood Association. Come join us tomorrow, Monday, January 15th, 2018 at Ashley Elementary from 11:00am - 3:00pm! There will be a brief training while enjoying some delicious coffee from Quince Essential Coffee, a 2 hour canvass, followed by a celebration with a band from DSST and lunch provided by our own East Colfax Neighborhood 7 Leguas Mexican Grille! No need to sign up, just show up at 11:00AM. The more of us out there, the more people we can tell about these great programs! Groundwork Denver The Fax Partnership Christopher J. Herndon Mary Beth Susman - Denver City Councilwoman, District 5 East Colfax Neighborhood ColfaxAvenue.com East Colfax Ave: The Quebec District Groundwork Denver: http://www.groundworkcolorado.org https://www.facebook.com/GroundworkDenver/ https://www.twitter.com/groundworkden The East Colfax Neighborhood Association: http://www.EastColfaxNeighborhood.org https://www.twitter.com/EastColfaxNBHD https://www.facebook.com/EastColfaxNeighborhoodAssociation

    East Colfax Neighborhood Association
    Groundwork Denver and the East Colfax Neighborhood Association have paired up for this year's 2018 MLK Day of Service. We will be providing information about free energy audits and free trees,...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 14

https://www.charactersofcolfax.com/single-pos...

https://www.charactersofcolfax.com/single-post/2018/01/10/Colfax-A-Feel-Good-Story-Like-You-Wouldnt-Effin-Believe

    charactersofcolfax
    https://www.charactersofcolfax.com

Jan 14

Waiting at Pete's Kitchen by Mario Acevedo

    Waiting at Pete's Kitchen by Mario Acevedo
    Colfax Avenue is the longest commercial street in the USA, and truly one of the most unique streets anywhere. ColfaxAvenue.com is a definitive guide to the heart and soul of Colfax, which runs through Golden, Lakewood, Denver, Aurora, Strasburg, and Bennett, Colorado.
    http://www.colfaxavenue.com

Jan 13

https://youtu.be/MLWryxUq16c

https://youtu.be/MLWryxUq16c

    East Colfax neighborhood planning update.
    An end-of-year update on the East Central and East Area Plans.
    https://www.youtube.com/

Jan 13

East Colfax Neighborhood Association added 7 ...

A big thank you to the volunteers that came out today in the cooler than expected weather to give their feedback on the quality of the urban environment along East Colfax Ave.! The next survey will take place on January 27 at 2 PM.

    East Colfax Neighborhood Association
    East Colfax Neighborhood Association, Denver, Colorado. 958 likes. A Registered Neighborhood Organization along East Colfax between Quebec and Yosemite!
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 13

Studio Colfax presents Maynard Tischler

Artist Talk #1: Maynard Tischler

    Studio Colfax presents Maynard Tischler
    Colfax Avenue is the longest commercial street in the USA, and truly one of the most unique streets anywhere. ColfaxAvenue.com is a definitive guide to the heart and soul of Colfax, which runs through Golden, Lakewood, Denver, Aurora, Strasburg, and Bennett, Colorado.
    http://www.colfaxavenue.com

Jan 12

East Colfax Neighborhood Association shared D...

    Denver council members pool leftover office budgets to provide lawyers for some renters facing eviction
    Ten Denver City Council members on Thursday took the unusual step of pooling money to help launch a new housing program - one that had faced resistance from Mayor Michael Hancock. The council members say they will use the $123,600 raised to work with a nonprofit called Colorado Legal Services to start a pilot program providing lawyers for low-income renters to fight evictions.
    https://www.denverpost.com

Jan 12

East Colfax Neighborhood Association shared G...

    Groundwork Denver
    Our MLK Day of Service is almost here and Groundwork Denver hopes you're as excited as we are! Stick around after the volunteer event for music from the Denver School of Science and Technology...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 12

Cliff's Mobil Service

Colette Venverable Annas sent this photo in to us, and we are forever grateful. This was her grandfather's gas station! Cliff’s Mobile Service 1949 Colfax and Vaughn. Owner Cliff Venerable Sr.

    Cliff's Mobil Service
    Colfax Avenue is the longest commercial street in the USA, and truly one of the most unique streets anywhere. ColfaxAvenue.com is a definitive guide to the heart and soul of Colfax, which runs through Golden, Lakewood, Denver, Aurora, Strasburg, and Bennett, Colorado.
    http://www.colfaxavenue.com

Jan 11

The Six Best Events on the Culinary Calendar This Weekend

...you. The event's fourth iteration happens on Friday, February 23, 2018, at Rembrandt Yard, 1301 Spruce Street in Boulder, when Boulder chefs face off against Denver chefs to prove who can create...

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The Kentucky Inn, 890 South Pearl Street, reopened in December after an extensive remodel that transformed it from a comfortably crusty dive...

While we don't often write about bar openings in this space, The Brutal Poodle, 1967 South Broadway, has made it hard to ignore its grand opening on Saturday, January 13. Doors open...

...Year's Eve and St. Paddy's Day, so the good folks at El Jefe, 2450 West 44th Avenue, are kindly throwing a party to mark their first year in business on Saturday, January...

...seemingly healthy bowl of raw fish and rice, and on Sunday, January 14, Modern Nomad, 2936 Larimer Street, willl host a pop-up with Aloha Poke Co., a future Zeppelin Station tenant. From...

...day charcuterie and whole-animal butchery course. The class will be held at Il Porcellino, 4334 West 41st Avenue, starting at 9 a.m. both days. And while this course isn't for the...

...ceviche and Peruvian chile in an homage to Up in Smoke, and Steven Redzikowski of Oak at Fourteenth tapping Mia Wallace to hand out miniature burgers and a $5 shake à la Pulp Fiction...

Jan 11

East Colfax Neighborhood Association shared G...

    Groundwork Denver
    Our MLK Day of Service is almost here and Groundwork Denver hopes you're as excited as we are! Stick around after the volunteer event for music from the Denver School of Science and Technology...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 11

East Colfax Neighborhood Association shared V...

    Training Calendar
    Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security's Training Calendar. View the calendar for upcoming training opportunities.
    http://www.denvergov.org

Jan 11

The Bourbon Grill

It's like standing outside, only it's inside. The new Bourbon Grill at 571 E. Colfax Avenue features this killer mural!

    The Bourbon Grill
    Colfax Avenue is the longest commercial street in the USA, and truly one of the most unique streets anywhere. ColfaxAvenue.com is a definitive guide to the heart and soul of Colfax, which runs through Golden, Lakewood, Denver, Aurora, Strasburg, and Bennett, Colorado.
    http://www.colfaxavenue.com

Jan 11

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