Scouts lead the way: Social distancing doesn't stop Long Island troops' mission

Life didn’t stop when the coronavirus pandemic nixed regular Girl and Boy Scout meetings on Long Island. Indeed, virtual life took Scouts in new and unexpected directions as meetings, activities and badge work shifted online.


Ambassador-level Girl Scout Troop 2140 in Mastic Beach took a big community service step, holding a virtual school board candidates' night on May 27. Two people were vying for a seat that had been held for 40 years by William Floyd School District member...