September 3, 2015

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10 things to know, Tuesday, July 28

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. NATO meets in emergency session Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Turkey is asking the alliance to be prepared to help his country as it battles Islamic State militants in Syria and Kurdish rebels in Iraq. 2. Read More…

Boy Scouts end ban on gay leaders

NEW YORK — The Boy Scouts of America has ended its blanket ban on gay adult leaders but will allow church-sponsored Scout units to maintain the exclusion for religious reasons. The new policy, aimed at easing a controversy that has embroiled the Boy Scouts for years, takes effect immediately. It was approved Monday by the Read More…

Boy Scouts of America Distinguished Citizen Award goes to ‘Goode’ Elyrian

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ELYRIA – Leadership and community service — it’s what the Boy Scouts of America stand for. And it’s what the Heart of Ohio Council, Boy Scouts of America, looks for when selecting the recipient of the Distinguished Citizen Award. “The award is given to people who contribute vitality to Lorain County,” said Jerry Skully, resource Read More…