Nikita Battaluri and  state Rep. James Arciero. COURTESY PHOTO

Westford Scout Earns Gold Award

State Rep. James Arciero recently attended the 2017 Girl Scout Gold Award event  held at the State House, where Westford resident Nikita Battaluri was honored for her Gold Award project to empower blind children to maintain oral health.

Battaluri was awarded the Gold Award, the highest award in girl scouting, accomplished by only 5.4 percent of eligible Girl Scouts. Arciero presented Battaluri with an official Massachusetts House of Representatives citation to mark the auspicious occasion.