Blass goes ‘over the edge’ for Boy Scouts

North Canaan resident Nikki Blass went over the edge — of a building — Sept. 9 as part of a fundraiser for Connecticut Boy Scouts. Photo Submitted

NORTH CANAAN — Putting in long hours of work on fundraisers is now second nature to Nikki Blass. She has organized all sorts of them through the local PTO and Cub Scout Pack 22, where she is currently Cubmaster.

But nothing compares to what she did for the Over the Edge event to benefit scouts in the Connecticut Rivers Council of the Boy Scouts of America.

Blass took a literal leap of faith when she stepped backward off a 17-story building at the Connecticut River Plaza in Hartford on Sept. 9.

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