There is no one alive in Huntington Beach today that I feel has
contributed more to the general good of the city than Russ Paxson and Tim
Alvarez. They have been instrumental in keeping alive the oldest Boy
Scout troop this side of the Mississippi River.There is a reason this
troop is still No. 1, and they are the reason.They have touched the lives
of countless thousands of young people in the city and elsewhere.
It is not just the 2,500 or so Boy Scouts who have passed through the