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Daily Staff ReportsVail CO, Colorado
Happy fourth birthday Spider Man (Jeremiah Vasquez)! You are turning out to be a handsome, smart and tough boy. I thank God everyday for having you as a son. I love you with all my heart! Happy birthday!

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Charity chipsCharity golf and the best bang for your buck tournament in town are back!

The Salvation Army’s annual Red Kettle Golf Tournament is scheduled for June 12 at the award winning Norman Course at Red Sky Golf Club in Wolcottt. The shotgun start is at 1:30 p.m. The practice range opens at 11 a.m. with the folks from Ascent Physical Therapy on hand giving tips stretching exercises. The tournament raises money for the local chapter of the Salvation Army, which does everything from helping people with rent, emergency shelter, and utilities to the hundreds of food baskets volunteers put together at Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Local Salvation Army volunteers also run the Adopt-a-Family Program at Christmas.The early summer golf tournament already has a reputation as a dandy event. Participants wear red to support the Salvation Army. The $200-per-person registration includes dinner. In addition, the ever popular “salvation putts” will be back again this year and the Hole-In-One contest gives you the opportunity to win a car provided by HM Brown in Denver!

This is one of the Vail Valley Salvation Army’s biggest fundraisers and your support is needed. All playing abilities, both men and women are welcome. For more information about the Red Kettle Golf Tournament, call Tsu at 926-3704.

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