Boy Scouts Troop 2 and Cub Scouts Pack 2 had been meeting at the Aldan Union Church since 1920.
More than 300 local Boy Scouts are ‘camping out’ this weekend at Lighthouse Field, at Front and Erie Streets in North Philadelphia and will be taking part in activities such as, pioneering, first aid and other core scout skills.
On the hottest day of the year outdoor activities at Tall Pines Day Camp centered around the pool.
The ceremony served as a reminder on just how to handle Old Glory when it shouldn’t be used anymore.
Several streets in the Bridesburg section of Philadelphia were lined with people and filled with marchers for Monday’s annual Memorial Day Parade.
Chris discusses President Obama and Governor Christie’s upcoming trip to the Jersey Shore and a protester that heckled the President over drone strikes. He talks to Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday, CBS 3′s Beasley Reece, and Comedian Pete Holmes.
A local man who pressed the Cradle of Liberty Boy Scouts Council in Philadelphia in recent years to reject national BSA policy barring gays in the organization says the national stance still may generate discontent.
Chris covers the tragic details from Oklahoma after a tornado destroyed much of an Oklahoma City suburb and the continuing scandals around the IRS investigating political groups, the Benghazi terror attack, and the Justice Department accessing the phone records of reporters. He talks to CBS Reporter Sharyl Attkisson, Eagle Scout John Stemberger, and Jeremy Scahill about his upcoming film, Dirty Wars.
The Boys Scouts of America is considering a dramatic change in its controversial policy of excluding gays as leaders and youth members.
More than six dozen boy scouts spent Saturday in the shadow of a nuclear power plant in order to earn a special merit badge.
City lawyers say they are ‘likely to appeal’ a federal court ruling that went against the city this week, in the long-running controversy over the future of the Boy Scouts historic building.
Chris talks to John Cicala of the Fraternal Order of Transit Police about the SEPTA Police Strike, Pennsylvania State Senator Larry Farnese about his proposed legislation in response to the Republican Ultrasound bill and to Buzz Bissinger about the Penalties handed out to the New Orleans Saints for trying to knock players out of games.
A group of Boy Scouts and leaders from the region are taking part in a jamboree this weekend at a scout camp in western Montgomery County, but there’s a twist to the jamboree part.
The servant quarters of an historic Philadelphia mansion are now open for public view, thanks to a good deed on the part of some local Boy Scouts.
An ordinance has been introduced in Philadelphia City Council that would allow the local boy scouts chapter to buy their landmark headquarters building near the Franklin Institute. But a group of civic leaders remains against what they call a “sweat heart sale” to a group whose national council bans gays.