Md. Scout Leader Dies On Father's Day Hike In White MountainsA Boy Scout leader from Maryland died of an apparent heart attack while on a Father's Day hike in New Hampshire's White Mountains with his troop, which included his two sons, authorities said.
Gay Eagle Scout From Md. Asks Amazon.com To Stop DonationsA gay Eagle Scout from Maryland, a Seattle Scoutmaster who was fired for his sexual orientation and their supporters presented a petition Wednesday at Amazon.com's headquarters urging the company to suspend donations to the Boy Scouts of America.
Lockheed Martin Ends Boy Scouts Gifts Over Gay BanDefense and aerospace giant Lockheed Martin is halting its donations to the Boy Scouts of America over the organization's ban on gays serving as adult leaders after a review of the company's philanthropy guidelines, the company said Thursday.
Md. Teen Gets OK To Build Sign For Community ParkThe town of New Market has given a teen the go-ahead to build and install a sign for a community park.
D.C. Area Boy Scout Council Supports Lifting Gay BanThe top Boy Scout executive in the council covering the District of Columbia and parts of Maryland and Virginia is supporting the national board's decision to accept openly gay scouts.
Gay Scout In Line For High Honor Wants Ban On Homosexuality Lifted A Montgomery County teenager is hoping his honesty and courage could urge the Boy Scouts to reconsider a ban on homosexuality.