| Sep 26, 2014
| 7:04 PM
Over a career that spanned five decades, William Bricker surrounded himself with children, teaching physical education to generations of kids at Winnetka’s Hubbard Woods School, volunteering as a local Boy Scout leader and spending summers working...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 5:23 PM
THOMPSON — A former Boy Scout troop leader was charged last week following an investigation into allegations of sexual assaults that took place over 20 years, state police said Monday.
David Kress, 52, of Quaddick Road, was charged with three...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 6:51 PM
A youth pastor, a longtime council member and a former schoolteacher represent some of the candidates looking to be part of the Crescenta Valley Town Council.
This year, La Crescenta residents will vote to fill six slots. A total of six people are...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 5:53 PM
Silas FitzGerald knows the ins and outs of Crescenta Valley Park in La Crescenta. He’s run the 3-mile distance around the park, with pockets of rocky terrain and slight uphill areas, since he started running competitively in the sixth grade.
| Oct 9, 2014
| 12:42 PM
A former Boy Scout leader from York County pleaded guilty to taking "indecent liberties with a child by a person in custodial or supervisory relationship" on Thursday and was sentenced to three years in prison.
Thomas G. Seifert had been charged with 12...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 7:40 PM
The Boy Scouts of America and Minsi Trails Council, which runs scouting programs in the Lehigh Valley and Poconos, have settled a Lehigh County man's sex-abuse lawsuit.
Attorneys for the man alleged the organizations were negligent in their efforts to...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 6:36 PM
The trial in a Lehigh County man's lawsuit claiming he was molested as a teenager by a Boy Scout leader who befriended him at a Monroe County scout camp could shed new light on the Boy Scouts of America's response to allegations of sexual misconduct by...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Four local Boy Scouts from Troop 209 of the Verdugo Hills Council have achieved the rank of Eagle Scout.
Matthew Daniel, 18, of Burbank, is the son of Jeff and Claudia Daniel.
For his Eagle Scout project, he reorganized an elementary school library by...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 8:55 PM
When she saw a strange car parked behind her Ridgeway Street rental property, Sara Smith-Katz assumed the driver was a student at nearby East Stroudsburg University.
"Excuse me, you can't park there," Smith-Katz yelled.
"Even if I'm staying here?" the...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 9:58 AM
For 18 years, the non-profit Connecticut River Watershed Council has sponsored an annual fall Source to Sea Clean-Up Day, which focuses on cleaning up the rivers, streams, and watershed areas of the Connecticut River.
On Saturday, Sept. 27, local...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 6:55 PM
The search for Eric Frein seemed to intensify Monday as state troopers and specialized agents continued to comb northern Monroe County.
Police presence along Route 447 north of Eric Frein's home and Route 390 south remained heavy, as armed state...