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  • Former Bangor track coach gets probation for trespassing at school

    Former Bangor track coach gets probation for trespassing at school
    Retired teacher and track coach Curt Reimer returned to Bangor Area High School in March to see the entries of three of his former runners in the school's athletic hall of fame, his attorney said Thursday. And although Reimer told Northampton County...
  • Howard County Briefs

    Auditions Laurel Mill Playhouse will hold auditions for "Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf" from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. July 22 and 24 at 508 Main St. in Laurel. Roles are for seven African-American women, ages 18 and older. No...
  • Boy Scout leader charged in York sexual abuse case was barred from Scouting in 1980s

    Boy Scout leader charged in York sexual abuse case was barred from Scouting in 1980s
    YORK — A Boy Scout leader recently charged with sexually assaulting two Boy Scouts in York County was supposed to be permanently barred from the Boy Scouts of America after an allegation that he sexually abused a Scout while stationed overseas in...
  • Flash flood prompts evacuation of scout camp in Colorado

    DENVER (Reuters) - Nearly 100 Boy Scouts were evacuated from a mountain camp in southern Colorado on Tuesday after heavy rains caused flash flooding in an area that was stripped of vegetation by a 2013 wildfire, authorities said. The evacuees from the...
  • Highest honors for Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts

    Three local Girl Scouts were recognized at the 2014 Girl Scouts of Central Maryland Precious Metal Ceremony held at the Clementine Peterson Activity Center in Ellicott City. Emily Abdow (Juliette program), McKenna Hearn (Troop 1372) and Catherine...
  • Pat Toomey: Boy Scouts shape next generation of leaders

    It is a reassuring reality that we live in the most generous nation in the world. Our American generosity manifests itself in many ways. Some choose to make a quiet donation to a worthy cause while others give the gift of time or talent to service...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Simsbury High Graduates 19 Eagles

    Recently Simsbury High school graduated 395 students in the Class of 2014. What made this an extra special day is that 19 members of this class have earned their Eagle rank in the Boy Scouts of America. An additional two scouts began with the class and...
  • Boy Scout troop leader honored for 50 years of service

    Boy Scout troop leader honored for 50 years of service
    When Thomas Fritts stepped up in 1964 to serve as Scoutmaster for Boy Scout Troop 20, Lyndon B. Johnson was president and the Winnetka scouts counted just 19 members. Seven years later, Fritts presided at the helm of a vibrant North Shore troop that had...
  • Community & Clubs: Farewell to a longtime, beloved beat

    For many service clubs, including Rotary, Lions and Exchange, July 1 brings a change in club leadership. For Kiwanis clubs, that happens Sept. 1. Last Thursday, more than 90 people, including current and past Rotarians, their spouses, members of the...
  • Boy dies from self-inflicted gunshot at Boy Scouts camp in San Diego

    Boy dies from self-inflicted gunshot at Boy Scouts camp in San Diego
    A 12-year-old boy died Monday from a self-inflicted gunshot to the head at a Boy Scouts camp on Fiesta Island in San Diego's Mission Bay, police said. The incident is being investigated as a suicide, police said, adding that a gun was confiscated at the...
  • Two Manchester Youths Earn Rank Of Eagle Scout

    Two scouts with Manchester Boy Scout Troop 25 have been made Eagle Scouts after completing their community service projects. Justin Pedneault and Jeff Michaud, both of Manchester, joined the ranks of 400 or so other Troop 25 Boy Scouts who have reached...