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Fundraiser for scouts is Saturday

UPPER TOWNSHIP – Boy Scout Troop 79 continues to have an active year.

On March 24, scouts from Cub Scout Pack 79 crossed over and joined the troop. Several leaders and scouts were on hand to welcome them.
On April 13-15, six scouts and two leaders headed south to Assateague, Va. for a three-day canoeing and camping trip. The weather...


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