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News stories tagged with "vacation"

If everybody was on the same schedule, that would be most advantageous for the kids...

In Tri-Lakes, different spring break schedules muddle schools, families

School districts in Lake Placid, Saranac Lake and Tupper Lake that have traditionally shared the same schedule for spring break have conflicting calendars this year.

That may not sound like a big deal, but it affects dozens of teachers and families, as well as the regional BOCES program which serves all three districts.

As Chris Morris reports, discussions of the schedule change have raised questions about the benefits and drawbacks of school vacations.  Go to full article

Planning Your Next Vacation? Try Agri-tourism

With many small farms in danger of going out of business, some farmers are finding new ways to keep their land and their lifestyles intact. They're marketing their farms as a great place to visit.  Go to full article

Commentary: Vacationing at Home

Commentator Elle Garrell Berger explains how a cancelled European vacation led to a dandy fall break in her own backyard.  Go to full article

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