This evening – a South Side teenager will get an award from the Boy Scouts of America: an honor only a few other scouts have ever received in this country.
Fifteen men who say they were molested as children by a Boy Scout leader in the southwest suburbs, filed a lawsuit in Chicago today against the Scouts.
There are more than 70 alleged abuse cases from Illinois — the earliest from 1960, the latest 1985.
The Boy Scouts of America’s policy of banning gay scouts and scout leaders has driven a local man to take action.
A Boy Scout camp that has meant summer fun for hundreds of thousands of boys from the city of Chicago celebrates its 100th birthday this weekend.