Bronx Zoo’s new Children’s Zoo finally opens after two years of renovation

By Sarah Tapogna, Staff Reporter

July 1, 2015

THE BRONX -- The Children's Zoo at the Bronx Zoo reopened on May 30. It still has some of the old animals, but the zookeepers added a lot of new ones. The Children's Zoo is split into five sections. When you first walk in, you...

Philadelphia, country’s former capital, provides many historic sites to learn from

By Tisya Sharma, Staff Reporter

September 17, 2014

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. — In August, I visited this city to see the historic landmarks and museums. After all, it was our country's capital at one point in time. The first day in Philadelphia my mom and I went to see the famous...

Summer travels take in tubing on a Tennessee lake, USA’s oldest town and beaches of Amelia Island

By Paige Felgner, Staff Reporter

August 28, 2014

Have you ever been tubing in Tennessee, sightseeing in the oldest town in the United States, or swimming on Amelia Island? If you haven't, then you should try doing these things because they are all very fun. Every summer,...

Mount Desert Island in Maine is a wonderful place for families to visit

By Ella Miller, Staff Reporter

August 22, 2014

MOUNT DESERT ISLAND, Maine. — Are you a hiker and nature lover? Do you love taking family trips? If so, then this is the place for you to be: Mount Desert Island. MDI is an island in Northern Maine. I have gone to Maine for...

Bromley, Vermont’s Sun Mountain, offers great summer fun

By Kathryn Alexander, Staff Reporter

August 22, 2014

BROMLEY, VT -- Next time you're in Vermont, think about going to a winter ski resort for summer fun. Bromley Mountain offers incredible experiences, such as their Alpine Slide, which allows you to hurtle down the what-would-be-scenic...

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