Town Talk for Aug. 14
Tell us what’s going on around town.
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Thanks for all the photo submissions. We really appreciate them, and we want you to have your photos back!
Please pick up your photos at the front office of the Daily within 30 days. Photos not picked up by then will be filed in the infamous File 13, never to be seen again.
Volunteers needed for GranFondo Vail on Sunday. Gran Fondos are long-distance, mass-participation cycling events – not races – that are immensely popular in Italy. Participation is open to recreational and competitive amateur cyclists, and tens of thousands of riders of all abilities participate. Join us at the inaugural GranFondo Vail event Sunday!
Become a volunteer and be close to the action during the inaugural GranFondo Cannondale Vail! Individuals and groups are invited to bring the cultural phenomenon to life – support our riders on course, at the “Piazza GranFondo” expo and festival area, help stuff goodie bags and more. There’s a job to suit all interests! Each volunteer will receive a custom event T-shirt and refreshments and will be entered to win a Cannondale prize pack! And we guarantee you’ll have fun along the way!
If you have a group, please email for even more exciting schwag bags! Volunteer questions? Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Sign up today by emailing email@example.com or online at http://www.granfondo-world.com/en/
I lost a pair of Smith Parallels in Vail on Thursday, somewhere between the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater, The George and the Vail Village parking structure. They are brown with brown lenses, and they don’t make them anymore, so I’d really like them back.
Please call 970-748-2912 or return to the Vail Daily, no questions asked.
Stand Up Comedy Show on Saturday at Montana’s Cantina and Grill in Avon. Show time is 9 p.m. Your headliner is a local favorite, Gretchen Hess, and the feature is Brett Hiker, from Eagle. Tickets are just $6! Full menu and drink specials.