Franklin School Cub Scouts, Den 172 of Franklin School, Westfield, made cards and decorations for the troops serving overseas. The Cub Scouts are one of the many organizations and classes throughout Westfield, Cranford, Kenilworth, Scotch Plains-Fanwood and Mendham that participated in making more than 3,000 handmade cards, ornaments and decorations that were mailed by several organizations including the American Legion in Westfield and local mom, Colby Sheppard, who sends out packages of cards sponsored by Surgent's Elite Gym in Westfield.  
 
Thank you to all of the school, scouts, churches and individuals that participated in brightening the troops's lives this holiday season.