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There will be a combined open house for Mildred Baumli’s 90th birthday as well as Hank and Jane Spaulding’s 50th wedding anniversary from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, July 22, at 2496 Highway 133 in Carbondale. Everyone is invited to share in the celebration. Please call 963-3496 or e-mail lcheney@sopris. net for more information.

Lemuel and Gretchen Harr of Rifle are pleased to announce the birth of their son, Scout Lemuel Harr, at 8:04 a.m. June 30, 2006, at Valley View Hospital. He weighed 9 pounds, 7 ounces and was 21 inches long at birth.Scout’s big brother is Bodin, who is 17 months old.Proud grandparents are Frank and Pat Oakley of Battlement Mesa and Merlin and Linda Harr of White Oak, Miss.

Brenda Castine and Thomas Dent of Vancouver, Wash., are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter, Sophie Piper Dent, at 1:30 a.m. June 20, 2006. She weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces, and was 1912 inches long at birth.Connie Castine of Glenwood Springs, Jacque Dent of Astoria, Ore., and Tom and Eileen Dent of Vancouver are the delighted grandparents. Other proud relatives are aunt Christa Castine, of Glenwood Springs; uncle Philip and aunt Sage Castine, of Silt; cousins Haven and Presley; aunt Shelley and uncle Troy Ives of Blaine, Wash.; cousin Payton; and great-uncle David Hardy of New Castle.

“Blast from the Past Sam,” a 4-year-old Samoyed, took the Best of Winners category Saturday, July 15, at the Regional AKC Dog Show in Eagle. The event was sponsored by the Roaring Fork Kennel Club. Sam is owned by Lisa Newman of Glenwood Springs.

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