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Video: 'American Idiot' serenades at the Colfax Guitar Shop

December 3, 2016

The cast of American Idiot, a rock musical based on the music of Green Day, arrived in Denver late Thursday after being diverted by weather to Colorado Springs ...

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Calendar: Dec. 1 through Dec. 7, 2016

See's Candy Sales Benefits 4-H Youth — 9:30 a.m., Grass Valley, CA 95945, 419 Colfax Ave., Grass Valley. See's Candy sales Bring your kids to the Buttermaker Cottage at the Penn Valley Park to make Holiday crafts, drink hot chocolate and apple ...

www.theunion.com December 1, 2016

LOCAL EVENTS CALENDAR: NOV 17- DEC 3

Sugar Plum Bazaar: 10-7PM. The McNichols Building, 144 W. Colfax Ave. Shop with over 100 of the best local artisans and merchants for the holiday season. Their works will be displayed with charm throughout this historic building. Free. sugaroplumbazaar....

www.northdenvertribune.com November 16, 2016

Hackl Guitars moving to new location in August

Baxendale left his Colfax Guitar Shop in great hands -- namely, those of Dave Dougherty, a fellow luthier from Philadelphia, who now runs the shop with Christian Phillips, a craftsman who apprenticed under Baxendale. Dougherty moved to Denver about a ...

www.westword.com June 28, 2011

Former Denver guitar maker Scott Baxendale has attracted some impressive clients in Athens

Right now, though, the guitar maker and former Colfax Guitar Shop owner has his hands full in Athens, between running his latest guitar shop -- which boasts some high-profile clients, including Wilco, R.E.M., Sonic Youth, Of Montreal, Buddy Miller ...

www.westword.com September 10, 2013

Police investigating shooting on Colfax Avenue in Aurora near Beeler

AURORA, Colo. -- Police are investigating a shooting at a motel on Colfax Avenue in Aurora. It happened around 4:06 a.m. near Beeler Street. A Denver7 viewer said he woke up to more than a dozen gun shots outside the Carriage Motor Inn. Aurora police ...

www.thedenverchannel.com July 29, 2016

Raccoon to blame for power outage in Aurora

for a large power outage in Aurora. Xcel Energy said the raccoon got into a large piece of equipment causing the outage early Friday morning. At one point, more than 26,000 customers were without power from Yosemite to Sable and Colfax to Alameda....

www.thedenverchannel.com October 21, 2016

Kaiser Permanente's Colfax Marathon takes place Sunday

"In order to provide a safe environment for those who are participating in the races, there will be temporary traffic impacts and rolling closures along Colfax Avenue on Sunday, May 15," a DPW official said in a statement, adding that the roads would ...

www.thedenverchannel.com May 14, 2016

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The Ten Best Stores on Colfax Avenue

Opened in 1998 by world-class luthier Scott Baxendale, since 2010 the Colfax Guitar Shop has been carried on in the trusted hands of owner Dave Dougherty, aided by fellow luthier Christian Phillips. This down-to-earth repair shop and guitar store offers ...

www.westword.com March 21, 2016

Colfax to host music events in park

July 16: White Pine Dixieland Ramblers and their Dixieland music. • July 23: Rick Schroeder from Menomonie playing country western music on his acoustic guitar. The Colfax Women’s Club will sponsor a brat sale as part of the evening activities.

www.leadertelegram.com June 7, 2015

Video: 'American Idiot' serenades at the Colfax Guitar Shop

The cast of American Idiot, a rock musical based on the music of Green Day, arrived in Denver late Thursday after being diverted by weather to Colorado Springs. That didn't stop show's stars, Jared Nepute, Dan Tracy and Casey O'Farrell, from visiting the ...

www.denvercenter.org May 23, 2014

Behind the Scene: Scott Baxendale

Flagpole: I know that you’re originally from out of town. How did you make it to Athens? Scott Baxendale: I had a guitar shop in Denver, CO called the Colfax Guitar Shop. It’s located across from the Bluebird Theater, which happens to be one of the ...

flagpole.com April 8, 2014

Hackl Guitars moving to new location in August

Baxendale left his Colfax Guitar Shop in great hands -- namely, those of Dave Dougherty, a fellow luthier from Philadelphia, who now runs the shop with Christian Phillips, a craftsman who apprenticed under Baxendale. Dougherty moved to Denver about a year ...

www.westword.com June 28, 2011

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Custom Guitars

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The Ten Best Stores on Colfax Avenue

www.westword.com January 1, 1970

EXPAND Spirit Ways on Colfax. Bree Davies Oh, Colfax. It's hard to separate fact from fiction when it comes to this avenue's spotty history, but one thing is certain: The street is home to some of Denver's best restaurants, bars, venues and retailers. To survive and thrive along the longest main street in the country takes not just a great idea, but true grit. Here are our favorite stores on Colfax Avenue (yes, they all happen to be along the central section of the strip in Denver) —...

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The Velvet Elvis sighted at Colfax Guitar Shop!VIEW MORE

The Velvet Elvis sighted at Colfax Guitar Shop!

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... and son, John, in front of the Colfax Guitar Shop in Denver, ColoradoVIEW MORE

... and son, John, in front of the Colfax Guitar Shop in Denver, Colorado

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