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Longer break putting parents to test

Many options for vacation activities

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Many Capital Region children are getting an extra gift this holiday season — a break from school that’s a full two weeks long. The kids, of course, are ecstatic, but moms and dads might struggle to find ways to fill all of those days. Districts including the Schenectady City School District, Saratoga Springs City School District, Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central School District and Shenendehowa Central School District start their vacation Dec. 23 and don’t go ...

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December 19, 2013
10:03 a.m.

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Back in the day, we used to get 2 weeks at Christmas. And no, there wasn't always someone home, nor were there as many options for activities as there are today. Everyone will survive.