Scouting News: Troop 33 honors 7 new Eagle Scouts


Courtesy of Martha Gomez
Troop 33’s new Eagle Scouts include, front row, from left: Benjamin Tice and Max Baler. Back: Jared Biesty, George Poppitz, Nitin Kumar, David McAllister and William Stanley.

Los Altos Boy Scout Troop 33 honored seven new Eagle Scouts during an Aug. 4 ceremony.

The Eagle designation is the highest achievement in Scouting, with only 4% of Boy Scouts attaining it. To earn the Eagle rank, Scouts must complete a minimum of 21 merit badges, lead a community service project, hold multiple troop leadership positions and perform community service.

Anniversaries: Pat and Pete McSweeney, 57 years


Pamela, Pat, Pete and Dennis McSweeney

Longtime Los Altos residents Pete and Patricia McSweeney recently celebrated their 57th anniversary at the Bell Tower Cafe in Rancho Shopping Center.

Joining in the celebration were the couple’s son, Dennis, and his wife, Pamela.

Anniversaries: Myra and Carl Orta, 65 years


Carl and Myra Orta

Myra and Carl Orta of Los Altos celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary earlier this year.

The longtime residents were married April 24, 1954, in Palos Verdes.

Wedding: Anne Robinson and Gary Waldeck


Anne Robinson and Gary Waldeck

Anne Robinson and Gary Waldeck were married June 29 at their home, in a ceremony officiated by Lorrie Lester.

The couple met online exactly three years before their wedding day.

Wedding: Dr. Ashton Nielson and Vincent Grosso


Vincent Grosso and Dr. Ashton Nielson

Dr. Ashton Rose Nielson and Vincent Robert Grosso were married Jan. 25 in a small ceremony at the Grosso home in Saratoga.

The couple met as freshmen at St. Francis High School.

Anniversary: Jane and Joseph Fuchs, 50 years


Joseph and Jane Fuchs

Jane and Joseph Fuchs of Los Altos celebrated their 50th anniversary Aug. 18 with family and friends at a local restaurant.

They were married Aug. 17, 1968, at Los Altos United Methodist Church.

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Send your wedding, engagement and anniversary announcements to Bruce Barton at the Los Altos Town Crier, 138 Main St., Los Altos 94022.
Announcement forms are available to download and fill out: here. If you would like to submit your information digitally, please review the form and email your responses to Bruce at [email protected]

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