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Hershey Park

Hershey Park

Bahrija Radoncic, 9, Valley Stream

December 19, 2016

Hershey Park, in Hershey, Pennsylvania, is a great family getaway. Hershey Park is open for the spring, summer, fall, and some of the winter; but, I think the most fun time to go is in the summer. One of the rides was called Sky Rush. Sky Rush has a huge drop. This is a metal ride. To go on Sky Rush...

Rocking Horse Ranch Family Resort

Rocking Horse Ranch Family Resort

Bethany Kosinski, 10, Valley Stream

May 3, 2016

Recently, while there was still some snow still on the ground, I went to the Rocking Horse Ranch Family Resort, which is in Highland, with my family. When we first got there, we went snow tubing. We took a giant tube, and went up a ski lift to the top of the hill. The tubes went really fast, and ther...

Distinctive Dolls

Distinctive Dolls

Alexis deSuze, 9, Valley Stream

January 26, 2016

If you or your friends like dolls, you can find out what dolls you would like to have for yourself or to get for your friends. One kind of doll that you (or your friends) might like are Barbie dolls. These dolls are fun for you to play with, because there are many different dolls that you can get...

South Sudan

Alyssa Hackett, 11, Rochester

November 16, 2015

BOOM! BOOM! Do you hear that? That is the sound of bombs in South Sudan. There is a huge battle between the Dinka and Nuer tribes in Africa. On top of all of that fighting to the second Sudanese civil war is still going on! The Dinka The Dinka tribe is a tribe that comes from South Sudan. They have...

Lake Placid Horse Show!!

Lake Placid Horse Show!!

Evan Brenner, 12, Lake Placid

August 26, 2015

I visited the Lake Placid Horse Show on June 28, 2015. While I was there, I had the opportunity to speak with Marty Bauman who has worked with the Horse Show for 35 years. He said the Horse Show has been running since 1970. He also said that there are 2 types of jumpers, hunters and jumpers. Jumpers are ...

I’m Eating What?? Chicken Farm Cruelty.

Ariana Rivers, 11, Gates

August 17, 2015

Do you eat this chicken?

cows and llamas

cows and llamas

Christina Wolkonowski and Alyssa Hackett

July 19, 2015

Do you like llamas and cows? Cows are very domestic animals and so are llamas, but they have both differences and similarities. Location Llamas and cow live closer than you think. Llamas live mostly in North America, South America, and Europe. Cows live in North America, Europe, and Australia. Th...

Allegany Mountain Resort

Allegany Mountain Resort

Angelina Klimbach-Monti, 11, Rochester

July 12, 2015

If you love camping, nature, and having fun then I know the place for you… its called Allegany Mountain Resort. Me, my mom, and my mom's boyfriend all go camping there every other weekend and it is one of my favorite places to go!! There are many things to do at Allegany Mountain Resort!! One of...

5 Wits

5 Wits

Jonny Miller, 12, Woodmere

May 11, 2015

5 Wits in Syracuse, NY is a great place to go while visiting Syracuse University. 5 Wits is a hands-on adventure where you have the opportunity to save the world, battle a Pharaoh, or come face to face with a dragon. You need to use your wits in order to come out alive. 5 Wits is located in Destiny Mall,...

Holidays Around The World

Holidays Around The World

Alyssa Hackett, 10, Rochester

January 7, 2015

Over November and December, and other times as well, a lot of holidays and special days are celebrated, like Christmas, Eid, Hanukah, Kwanzaa, and Ramadan. I surveyed some students in the Walt Disney Elementary School. Eid Eid is celebrated July 28. Sarah said “I celebrate Eid and one special...

Young Social Media

Young Social Media

Amarie Walker, 10, Rochester

January 7, 2015

Do you have a Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram account? Are you to young or irresponsible for a social media account? I asked two children and one adult what they think about kids having social media pages. I think you’ll be surprised about the results. I asked Rhonda Walker, mother of two girls,...

The Night of Horror

Karina Cabrera, 10, Rochester

November 22, 2014

It was the best night when I went to a Haunted Hay Ride with my friend and her family. The first thing we did was we went on the wagon and everyone had to have their feet dangleing from the edge. My friend and I both had to be behind people because there was no room on the end. There was a guy that wa...

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