Boy Scouts

New Hampshire's White Mountains. (Photo: iStockphoto)

Boy Scout Leader Dies On Father’s Day Hike In White Mountains

A Boy Scout leader leading a troop from Maryland on a hike in the White Mountains died of an apparent heart attack Sunday.


A member of Scouts for Equality holds an unofficial knot patch incorportating the colors of the rainbow (Photo credit Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Boy Scouts’ Leader Says Ban On Gay Adults Not Sustainable

Boy Scouts President Robert Gates is urging change in order to avert potentially destructive legal battles.


The lost scouts were found by a helicopter (Image credit Mass. State Police)

Police Air Wing Finds Missing Boy Scouts

A police helicopter located two Boy Scouts who became separated from their group.


Veterans and military service members stood at attention at a Hyannis event to honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice. (WBZ-TV)

Cape Codders Mark Memorial Day By Collecting Care Package Items For Troops

A thousand Cape Cod residents spent part of their Memorial Day weekend at a 24-hour event in a shopping center to show they care about troops, veterans and their families.



Daily Talker:Should Overweight Boy Scouts Be Excluded From Their Jamboree?

Be Prepared! That’s the motto of the Boy Scouts. And at this year’s national jamboree, Scout leaders are taking no chances. Overweight Scouts are not invited A fitness test weeded out Scouts whose Body Mass […]


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NH Boy Scouts Hospitalized After Lightning Strike

A lightning strike at a New Hampshire Boy Scouts camp has injured nearly two dozen scouts.


The Pinewood Derby world record was set over the weekend. (Credit: WBZ NewsRadio 1030's Kim Tunnicliffe)

Boston Boy Scouts Break Pinewood Derby World Record

With a pinewood derby track over 320 feet long, the Boy Scouts Boston Minuteman Council set the Guinness World Record.


Andrew Myers, a Boy Scout leader, faces child porn charges.

Whitinsville Boy Scout Leader Faces Enticement, Child Porn Charges

A Whitinsville lawyer, who is also a Boy Scout leader and substitute middle school teacher, is facing child porn charges.


Eagle Scout protest

Local Eagle Scout Returns Medal In Protest Of Anti-Gay Policy

Earlier this month, the Boy Scouts of America reaffirmed its ban against homosexual scouts and leaders.


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Boy Scouts Reaffirm Policy Of Excluding Gays

After a confidential two-year review, the Boy Scouts of America on Tuesday emphatically reaffirmed its policy of excluding gays.