PEEKSKILL, N.Y. - Julia Capshaw, Valerie Torrieri and Gia Volpe from Yorktown Troop No. 1487 received their Girl Scout Silver Awards during a Nov. 21 ceremony at the Paramount Hudson Valley Theater. The Girl Scout Silver Award is the second highest award that girls earn in Girl Scouting. Troop No. 1487, led by Jeannette Capshaw and Natalie Torrieri, earned their award by volunteering their time to run arts and crafts projects at local Nursing homes.

Information in this article was provided by Sean Capshaw.