Vets, first responders to be honored Monday

By Randy Wyrick

EDWARDS — The Vail Valley’s annual Memorial Day ceremony is scheduled for Monday afternoon.The 11th annual ceremony is being conducted by the Freedom Park Memorial Committee and VFW Post 10721. The program will include local dignitaries, veterans, the choir from Battle Mountain High School and members of Boy Scout Troops 222 and 231.The keynote speaker will be Rabbi Joel Newman, a chaplain retired from the United States Navy.All veterans of the armed forces who have served our country, and especially to those from Eagle County who paid the ultimate sacrifice for freedom will be honored. Also honored will be hometown …

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