West Orange girls are first to join restructured BSA Troop 6

Hiking, camping, exploring — Pine Patrol does it all

West Orange girls are first to join restructured BSA Troop 6

WEST ORANGE, NJ — A group of elementary and middle school-aged girls gathered around a table in the Hazel Elementary School gym on a Friday night in April, making a list and sketching with markers. They were designing a flag — discussing what colors and logo would represent the Pine Patrol, the new girls division […]

WO Eagle Scout candidate renews fence at OLL

WEST ORANGE, NJ — “Be prepared” is the motto of every Boy Scout and the principle of Eagle Scout candidate Liam Cunningham. Cunningham, a member of the West Orange High School Class of 2017 and West Orange’s Boy Scout Troop 6, is currently finishing a fence-renewal project at Our Lady of Lourdes Church in West […]

WO Boy Scout collects donations for Newark food pantry

WO Boy Scout collects donations for Newark food pantry

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Boy Scout Troop 6’s food drive culminated with its recent food donation to the pantry at St. James AME Church in Newark. The drive, a brainstorm of Eagle Scout candidate Logan Schustermann, helped to provide much needed food for the summer months to the organization. “We can’t do what we do […]