Bedford Park Boy Scout Earns Eagle Rank

Santamaria (2nd from r) with his parents David (l) and Patricia and his former scoutmaster Robinson Pereyra (1st from r).
Photo courtesy of Bill Darger

Northwest Bedford Park resident Eduardo Santamaria was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout on Sunday, June 19 at a Court of Honor of Troop 21. Santamaria earned 28 merit badges which is seven more than required for the highest rank in Scouting. A Wadleigh High School for Performing and Visual Arts graduate, Santamaria led a team to clean, prune, weed, plant and raked St. James Park for his leadership project.

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