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Thief Robs Boy Scout Christmas Tree Lot at Gunpoint

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Thief Robs Boy Scout Christmas Tree Lot at Gunpoint

Posted on 05 December 2009 by Dan

http://www.fox2now.com has a story about a Boy Scout Christmas Tree Lot being robbed at Gun Point.

 

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11th Annual ATT Golf Classic Raises More Than $325,000 for Orange County Council

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11th Annual ATT Golf Classic Raises More Than $325,000 for Orange County Council

Posted on 23 September 2009 by admin

golf classicThe company with the nation’s fastest 3G network is not only improving wireless coverage in Orange County but is also helping to provide opportunities for Orange County’s youth. ATT* announced today a donation of more than $325,000 to the Orange County Council, Boy Scouts of America, which will be presented at an Angels Baseball game in Anaheim, Calif. The money is a result of the 11th annual ATT Classic, which was recently held in Carlsbad, Calif.

“The dollars raised in this tournament help the Orange County Council continue to provide opportunities for local youth, including disadvantaged children, to participate in the Scoutreach and Learning for Life programs,” said Les Baron, scout executive, The Orange County Council, Boy Scouts of America. “Without ATT’s help and the fundraising efforts of this annual golf tournament and silent auction, these programs would be unable to sustain themselves, leaving more than 32,000 youth without the character-building and leadership opportunities that the Orange County Council provides.”

Since its inception in 1998, this tournament has raised more than $3.2 million in net proceeds. All proceeds benefit the Orange County Council, Boy Scouts of America. With five facilities and more than 65,000 youth involved in the scouting program, the Orange County Council is one of the largest in the country.

“We continually strive to find ways to positively impact our local communities,” said Andy Shibley, ATT’s Greater Los Angeles Vice President and General Manager. “ATT has a long-standing tradition of supporting charitable organizations and initiatives that strengthen the community and this is no different. All of the proceeds from this event go directly to help Orange County’s youth.”

This year’s tournament committee comprises executives from ATT and is chaired by Shibley and Matt Cave, ATT area retail sales manager of the Greater Los Angeles market.

More information about the Orange County Council, Boy Scouts of America can be found online at www.ocbsa.org.

For the complete array of ATT offerings, visit www.att.com. Note: This ATT release and other news announcements are available as part of an RSS feed at www.att.com/rss.

*ATT products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of ATT Inc. under the ATT brand and not by ATT Inc.

Source: ATT Inc. Press Release

My apologies to ATandT but the and sign was breaking the rss feed…

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orderpopcorn.com

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Spring Popcorn Sale Kicked Off

Posted on 17 March 2009 by admin

Councils across the Country kicked off their spring popcorn sales on March 15th. In a push to sell more popcorn online, Trails End introduced three new products that are available exclusively online.

Available online are:
-Chili Lime Almonds
-Wasabi Soy Almonds
-Yogurt-Covered Pretzels

orderpopcorn.comTo order visit http://www.orderpopcorn.com. If you know a Scout see if they have a code so they can get credit for your sale, or select your local Council, or visit Latterday_Scout’s post (link below) and help his son earn his way to the 2010 Jambo!

Hat Tip: Latter-Day Scouting for Better Boys & Men

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