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Tradition branches out

Local Girl Scout troop hopes to begin new community ritual during annual Christmas event

In 2004, members of Girl Scout Troop 070 were working to earn the highest award for Girl Scouts ages 11-14 — the Silver Award. To earn the award, the girls had to undertake a project that provided a community service and required approximately 40 hours of commitment. Hence, the group developed the idea of the Festival of Trees.

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