| Sep 26, 2013
| 12:41 PM
Olan R. Shively, a retired mechanical engineer who collected vintage Plymouth automobiles, died Sept. 19 of liver cancer at Bonnie Blink, the Maryland Masonic Home in Hunt Valley.
The former longtime Millersville resident was 88.
The son of a...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 3:03 PM
More than 50 pints of blood were collected when Boy Scout Liam Huber coordinated a blood drive with the American Red Cross last month in the auditorium at Dunsmore Elementary School.
The 16-year-old La Crescenta resident chose the challenge for his...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 6:48 PM
More than 160 entries, including 19 bands, will march in Saturday's Gypsy Day parade, which begins at 9 a.m.
As of earlier this week, the entries numbered 164. Of the 19 bands, 17 are from high schools. One is the Northern State University Marching...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 11:04 AM
Typically when a Life Scout sets out to do an Eagle Scout project, it is generally some sort of construction-related endeavor.
Mitchel Anderson installed creative bike racks near the Huntington Beach Junior Lifeguards headquarters, and Ken Gironda built...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 8:52 PM
Sixty years ago, buses carried tens of thousands of Boy Scouts down a little dirt road in Newport Beach to the third national Jamboree — a gathering of troops from across the country.
Thursday, about 25 of those Scouts returned to a drastically...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 8:18 AM
Two volunteers were honored by induction into the North Central Michigan College Founders Society at a luncheon on Tuesday.
Max Bunker and Ernest F. Mainland received the Founders Society awards for years of service to the college foundation and its...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 8:53 AM
The Obesity Action Coalition is fighting against weight standards imposed by the Boy Scouts of America for admission to this year’s National Jamboree.
According to the group’s policy, scouts with a BMI of 40 or above are unable to attend the...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 6:31 PM
A Fulton County Boy Scout Camp has marked a milestone anniversary by investing in its future.
Camp Sinoquipe celebrated its 65th anniversary this summer with $800,000 in facility upgrades and $12,000 in program additions, Camp Director Jack Rhodes said....
| Jul 16, 2013
| 6:22 PM
This week through July 24, about 40,000 Boy Scouts and their leaders are descending on a vast encampment in the hills of southern West Virginia to engage in traditional Boy Scout pastimes — hiking, shooting, repelling, orienteering, swimming,...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 7:18 PM
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has a message for the Boy Scouts of America's plan to allow gay Scouts: We're fine with it.
The Mormon Church, which has historically opposed same-sex marriage, said Thursday that it supported the Scouts'...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 4:32 PM
News: Crystal Lake church drops troop over Scouts' new gay policy Pastor of Catholic parish says Scouts 'condone' homosexuality Inevitably what will happen here is that Scout troops will find other facilities -- churches, park districts -- that are...