Monday, June 28, 2010

Weekend Run-Down

Welcome back from the weekend - Stories from Bronze Awards to Girl Scout values at a detention center and more appearing today:
  • Pennsylvania's Times Leader has a write up on Girl Scouts being recognized at an awards ceremony for earning Bronze Awards.
  • The Register Mail, IL, has a fantastic piece on day camp activities at Blackthorn Hill Nature Preserve.
  • The Las Vegas Review Journal in Nevada reports that Girl Scout values are being passed along to detention center teens.
  • In Virginia, The News Leader states that Girl Scouts recognize top cookie sellers.
  • In Oregon, Girl Scout Troop 40355 joined forces with the Northwest Youth Corps this month to remove Stinky Bob, an invasive plant (Herb Robert, Geranium robertianum), from the white oak savanna, West Linn's newest natural park. Read more in The Oregonian.
  • In Utica, NY, The Observer Dispatch has a light-hearted story titled 'Funny Business a Standard for Girl Scouts Program' - Check it out!