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photos by James Neiss/staff photographer HOUSE HOLD: Jake Tucker of Grand Island with Greater Niagara Frontier Council Boy Scout Troop 630, is on his way to making Eagle Scout after organizing a project to build and place 22 birdhouses at the Opportunities Unlimited nature trail. At right, Teresa Buchner, 13, is a Girl Scout attempting to win her silver award. Her goal is to give homeless kids a dictionary and supplies for success in school through a program she created called "Bag of Courage." Community Missions of Niagara Frontier Events and Volunteer Manager Andrea Gray applauded her efforts.

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