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BRIDGEWATER, NJ – After a year of teamwork and determination, Bridgewater Troop 1150 Cadette Girl Scouts Allie Carter, Pooja Pat...
Troop 8 Scouts Earn Eagle Rank
February 25, 2015
P. Landon Paulson, Stephen Kamionek III, Griffin Kenny, and Patrick McAuliffe earned the rank of Eagle during a Court of Honor on Sund...
Girl Scouts Paint Pigs for FCCF
February 9, 2015
RANDOLPH, NJ- Randolph Girl Scout troop 81665 from Randolph High School painted pigs for the Fighting Children's Cancer Foundation...
Fanwood Scotch Plains Girl Scouts Enjoy “Me & My Guy” Dances
February 1, 2015
SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- About 175 Fanwood-Scotch Plains Girl Scouts braved the cold Saturday night for one of the annual “M...
Pack 82 Holds Their Pinewood Derby
January 30, 2015
SPARTA, NJ – The snow on Saturday did not stop the boys of Cub Scout Pack 82 and their families from gathering in the main hall ...
Cub Scouts Experience Nature
January 22, 2015
BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Bridgewater Cub Scout Pack 64 explored the Sourland Mountain Preserve in Somerset County. The scouts enjoyed hik...
Chatham Township Boy Scout Troop 121 Honors Eagle Scouts
January 19, 2015
On Jan. 12, Chatham Township Boy Scout Troop 121 held a court of honor ceremony honoring three new Eagle Scouts. Zachary Atkins, C...
Venturing Crew 276 Particpates in STEM Program at Picatinny Arsenal
January 18, 2015
ROCKAWAY, NJ - On December 29 Venturing Crew 276 participated in a full day STEM program at Picatinny Arsenal. STEM s...
East Orange Mentoring Month Kicks Off In Historic Fashion
January 11, 2015
EAST ORANGE, NJ - East Orange kicked-off National Mentoring Month with an exciting event partnering the City Government and the Boy Sc...
CHATHAM, NJ - When Chatham teenager Justin Sherman launched his Literacy for Life project, collecting and distributing children’...
Troop 8 Awards 132nd Eagle Rank to 16-Year-Old Ziegler
January 6, 2015
CHATHAM, NJ - Andrew Christopher Ziegler, 16, has completed all his requirements for the rank of Eagle Scout. He has earned...
Chatham Girl Scouts Gingerbread Workshop collects Toys for Tots
December 17, 2014
Chatham Cadette Girl Scout Troop 1203, Alyssa Paone, Danielle Fernandez, Christine Purschke, Kaitlin Osucha, Aerin Zucchi and Isadora ...
Giving Back to Indian Creek
December 16, 2014
Peter Jaskiewicz, a Life Scout in Boy Scout Troop 303, sponsored by Corpus Christi Church, in Upper Gwynedd Township, delivered the re...
Eagle Scouts Honored
December 10, 2014
SPARTA, NJ - Mayor Molly Whilesmith read a proclamation declaring the week of Dec 8 through 12 Eagle Scout Week at the Sparta To...
Girl Scouts Place Wreath at Tomb of Unknown Soldier
December 1, 2014
BRIDGEWATER, NJ - For their Silver Award, the second highest award in Girl Scouting, Bridgewater troop 60007 decided to do a Year of G...
Clark Girl Scout Bake Sale Fundraiser
November 18, 2014
Come and support Girl Scout Troops 40537 & 40549 in our Holiday Bake Sale All proceeds will go towards purchasing supplies nee...
Local Scouts Support Manna on Main Street
November 17, 2014
The Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, leaders and parents of Pack 303 and Troop 303, sponsored by Corpus Christi Parish in Upper Gwynedd Townshi...
Troop 60046 Collects 605 Pairs of Shoes for Soles4Souls
November 14, 2014
BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Brownie Troop 60046 collected 605 pairs of shoes to help Soles4Souls! The second grade troop from Hamilton...
FSP Girl Scouts Send Goodies to Last Year’s Graduates
November 9, 2014
Keeping with a Fanwood-Scotch Plains tradition, five Girl Scout troops in grades 9-12 gathered on November 1 to create “care pac...
BYRAM, NJ - On October 19 members of Venturing Crew 276 from Byram teamed up with Venturing Crew 34 from Fort Dix to participate in th...
Chatham Student Leads Local Literacy for Life Project
November 3, 2014
CHATHAM, NJ - Got Books? Because not everybody does. Chatham teenager Justin Sherman aims to change that with his Literacy f...
Boy Scout Questions Council About Local Businesses
October 31, 2014
SPARTA, NJ – Boy Scout Will Nichols from Troop 95 attended the Sparta Township Council meeting on Tuesday night. He is see...
Girl Scouts of Basking Ridge to Celebrate Founder’s Day with Ribbon Tying Beginning Monday, October 27 through Fr...
Venture Crew 276 Welcomes Veterans at Hudson Valley Honor Flight
October 7, 2014
NEW WINDSOR, NY - On September 27, 2014, Venture Crew 276 traveled to Stewart’s airport in New York for the Hudson Valley Honor ...
Reading Rocks! for SPF Girl Scouts
September 17, 2014
SCOTCH PLAINS-FANWOOD, NJ - “Reading Rocks!” is the name of the Girl Scout Silver Award program designed by Katie McQuaid ...