Young Voices of New York

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...

D.A.R.E.

Amarie Walker, 10, Rochester

June 20, 2015

This year in school, I took a program called D.A.R.E. We learned that D.A.R.E. stands for drug, abuse, resistance, education. We also learned about how tobacco and alcohol  can harm you, effects of bullying, and the harms of smoking. We have a D.A.R.E. officer named deputy Dan. He came in once...

Is This The End?

Is This The End?

Ariana Rivers, 11, Rochester

June 20, 2015

Hey! I'm back again! With Freddy and friends in a third installment of the Five Nights at Freddy's franchise. All of these games were made by Scott Cawthon. I am reviewing the third game. Five Nights at Freddy's 3 is a point and click horror game. You play as a security guard for a horror attraction...

Sponge Out Of Water

Sponge Out Of Water

Arilyse McGuire, 10, Rochester

May 28, 2015

Grab your popcorn.  The movie that is starting is the Sponge Bob movie, "Sponge Out of Water." You might think that this movie is all animation, but there are actually real people acting in this movie and the animated characters don't really look so animated! My favorite part is when Sponge Bob and his crew somehow find  land. Plankton is tryi...

Wild Wings

Wild Wings

Ariana Rivers, 11, Rochester

May 18, 2015

Have you heard the saying, “a bird in the hand is worth two in the bush?” Have you also heard the saying, “by a hawk's flight?” These sayings become real at Wild Wings Nature Center at Mendon Ponds Park in Honeoye Falls. And if your next question is “Are there buffalo wings??” The answer...

Tomb Quest Book 1: Book of The Dead

Tomb Quest Book 1: Book of The Dead

Amarie Walker, 10, Rochester

May 13, 2015

Recently I finished a book called TombQuest. It is an interesting book about hieroglyphics, adventure, and after life. I assure you will like this book. TombQuest is about a boy named Alex Sennefer. He has a disease were he feels like his whole body is sleeping. But that is not all. His mom finds...

Unleashed Like a Doberman

Unleashed Like a Doberman

Ariana Rivers, 10, Rochester

May 13, 2015

OMG! I just read a new book called "Unleashed," by Gorman Korman. I thought this book was very good and I recommend it for 5th to 8th graders. Even if you are not in these grades, you can still enjoy this fabulous book. In the book, a dog named Luthor runs after the Exterminator's truck every time...

Corning Museum of Glass

Corning Museum of Glass

Karis Wynings, 10, Rochester

May 6, 2015

The Corning Museum of Glass is a great place to visit, it's in Corning and my Girl Scout troop went on a field trip to CMoG. For us girls, it was a long trip. But it was worth it. We had to go to the Welcome Center to check in and then we walked two minutes away to the actual museum. When you first...

RBTL!

RBTL!

Nailina Figueroa, 11. Rochester

May 3, 2015

The RBTL is a theatre in Rochester that has plays, and more entertainment shows. I recently went on a tour and to a play at the Rochester theatre. RBTL stands for Rochester Broadway Theatre League. The Stage Sections The first thing is backstage. Backstage there are many ropes, ladders, and equipm...

The Fourteenth Goldfish By Jennifer L. Holm

Karis Wynings, 10, Rochester

March 16, 2015

Are you looking for a new book? The Fourteenth Goldfish may be the book for you. The main character, Ellie, is telling the book from her point of view, living with her grandfather, her mom being the high school drama club director and her dad not being with her and much more. Ellie's grandfather is a...

Weather Changes

Shea Perry, 10, Gates

March 16, 2015

Lately if you look outside in Northern New York you might not be able to because of this fluffy, white, horrifying SNOW! Hopefully Phil (the groundhog) is happy without his shadow, because nobody else is! Anyways, there is suppose to be 6 more weeks of winter and with this weather maybe more. An average...

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