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Glen Rock Girl Scouts Earn Gold

Glen Rock Girl Scout Troop 51 Gold Award Recipients Credits: Courtesy Eileen Hillock
Photo #2: Please see story Credits: Courtesy Eileen Hillock

Girl Scout Troop 51 Gold Award Recipients: Jennifer Singh, Michelle Hillock, Sydney Hornak, Ayano Endo

Picture #2: Top row L to R: Meredith Busch, Eunice Cho, Deirdre Meaney, Katya Frangulova, Grave Cunningham, Michelle Hillock

Bottom Row L to R: Megan Stoddard, Delphine Troast, Sydney Hornak, Jennifer Singh, Ayano Endo, Camille Kaselow

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GLEN ROCK - The Borough Council recognized four young women who earned their Girl Scout Gold Award.

On June 14, three days after a ceremony in their honor, Mayor Bruce Packer congratulated the girls at the council meeting.

Sydney Hornak, who taught teenagers in Paterson how to crochet, will have a street renamed after her for one day, July 4, 2017: Hornak Avenue.

Ayano Endo, who put on a multicultural fair in Allendale that focused on the severity of the symptoms of those with special needs, will have a street named after her for one day on Oct. 3, her birthday: Endo Avenue.

Michelle Hillock, who created a Psychology Club for the high school, will have the borough named after her for one day, Dec. 22.

Jennifer Singh, who painted the St. Francis statue, will have the borough named after her for one day, Dec. 1.


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