The dozen or so Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts from Westminster's Troop 420 who spent a night last weekend aboard the historic USS Constellation got a vivid taste of what life was like for 19th century sailors on the storied naval sloop,
Eugene H. "Gene" Shaffer Sr., a World War II Veteran, longtime Boy Scout leader and retired crane operator, died Friday of leukemia at his home in Millsboro, Del. The former Ellicott City resident was 85.
Boy Scouts from around the Baltimore area gathered in Annapolis last week to witness a historic event involving the state's transfer of ownership to part of the Broad Creek Memorial Scout Reservation in northern Harford County.
From Monday, June 18 through Friday the 22, 703 cub scouts from across Harford County descend upon the grounds and fields of the Equestrian Center to play baseball and Frisbee, learn how to tie knots and administer first aid, use a bow and arrow and shoot a B. B. gun, among many other activities.