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Davison extends school year and shortens summer vacation
One school district in Genesee County is changing the calendar. This week the Davison Community Schools approved a measure to change when school starts, and ends. The summers will be shorter and the school years longer. / File …
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Bruce Springsteen's Daughter Jessica Flaunts Impressive Bikini Body During
Bruce Springsteen's daughter is on fire! Many may know the rock star for his classic hits including "Born in the U.S.A." and "Dancing in the Dark." But while on vacation in the South of France last week, the singer was totally overshadowed by his …
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Must-have tech gadgets for your next vacation
Must-have tech gadgets for your next vacation. If you're gearing up for your next vacation, there are a few tech items you may want to bring along. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has the roundup of the best gadgets to take on your summer vacay …
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YMCA summer camp helping students make healthier choices during vacation
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) – The local YMCA wants to help your student make healthier choices during summer vacation. So on Monday, they kicked off the YMCA STEM and Fit Summer Camp. The program teaches students how to use math and science to …
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Make It Easier for Your Boss to Say Yes to a Vacation Request
In an office where overworking is a badge of honor — if not a competitive sport — a request for vacation can be daunting, even if vacation time is part of your compensation package. The worry is not so much the request itself, but feeling judged for …
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Celebs Love To Vacation! But Where Do They Run Off To? Check Out Some
We think it's fair to say that EVERYONE loves to get away and take a vacation now and then! Whether it's to the local beach or halfway across the world, it's all about just relaxing and having a good time! Maybe we don't always know the best spots but …
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Council allows vacation rental dwellings in city

Council allows vacation rental dwellings in city
"After all, the purpose of residential zoning ordinances is to preserve those areas for that use, for single family uses and frankly having these short term residential or vacation residences within residential zones is not preserving them," Ries told …
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Bacteria making some Ohio beaches no vacation
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Rocky Mountaineer rail trip fulfills vacation dream
Rocky Mountaineer offers five routes and 45 vacation packages with a plethora of add-on options. Guests can overnight at historic Fairmont Hotels in Seattle, Vancouver, Banff, Lake Louise, Jasper and Calgary. Each conjures up images of a grand era …
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San Diego considers limits on vacation-home rentals
Dunaway, who has two young children, was one of dozens of San Diego-area homeowners pleading with a San Diego City Council committee on May 29 to regulate vacation-home rentals, especially in areas zoned solely residential. Many complained of a …
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Keeping your home safe while away on summer vacation

Keeping your home safe while away on summer vacation
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) — Many families are getting ready to go away on their summer vacations, but before anyone heads out of town make sure your home is unattractive to burglars. “They're in a totally different mind frame,” said Lt. James Perez with …
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Bad gas at Cedar Rapids station stalls cars, vacation plans; company responds
Instead of taking a family vacation, they had to tow their cars and are now waiting for repairs. McGrath Service Center in Hiawatha confirmed Friday it was working on at least seven vehicles with damage because of bad gas from the store. McGrath says …
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How to Market Your Vacation Rental

How to Market Your Vacation Rental
To go after the vacation market, you need to create an environment that speaks to the emotion or feeling vacationers seek. What do visitors to your area want? Peace? Excitement? Pampering? A connection with nature? A one-stop beach vacation with all of …
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Summer vacation starts for Cumberland County schools
Summer vacation starts for Cumberland County schools. Story · Comments. Print: Create a hardcopy of this page; Font Size: Default font size: Larger font size. Posted: Thursday, June 11, 2015 12:48 pm | Updated: 1:53 pm, Thu Jun 11, 2015. Summer …
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Whatever Happened To Peace, Love And Summer Vacation?

Whatever Happened To Peace, Love And Summer Vacation?
We all know Americans take a lot less vacation time than Europeans. C'est la vie. Now it turns out that Americans also take a lot less vacation time than their own parents did. Current Americans taking less vacation time than past. And many taking …
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Horlick grad runs business during summer vacation
“I did it because I saw how it helped grow my roommate and improve his lifestyle.” — Sam McFarland. RACINE COUNTY — Sam McFarland is confident his current summer job will do a lot more than replenish his bank account: It'll also help him stand out in …
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How I spent my summer vacation. My mom made me do free SAT prep. Here's why.
My twins are having a “skip” summer, as my mother-in-law used to say in reference to missing out on fun stuff. My son enrolled in a history course at the Georgia Virtual School to free up his junior year for more science. (We may finally produce a …
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Commentary How I will spend my summer vacation

Commentary How I will spend my summer vacation
Well, we work, just not as fast paced as we do during an election season or a legislative session. And that's not necessarily a bad thing. A slower pace means more time to delve into issues and maybe explore some nuances that you don't get time to look …
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New 'Vacation' Trailer: Griswolds Get Crazy New Car, Ron Livingston Gets
The latest look at Warner Bros.' reboot of the Chevy Chase classic features lots of sibling rivalry and more wild moments from the cross-country road trip Ed Helms' character takes his family on. The Griswolds have hit the road in the latest trailer …
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Smartphone Apps to Keep your House Safe During Family Vacation
Summer vacation is a time to relax and enjoy the sunshine outdoors, but unfortunately it is also a prime time for home burglaries. According to a U.S. Department of Justice study, crime rates increase more than 10 percent in the summer months. June …
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Crime never takes a vacation, shore-town police say

Crime never takes a vacation, shore-town police say
Memorial Day weekend was busy for police in Cape May County: Middle Township police responded to a chase in which suspects fired a shotgun at another car's occupants. Wildwood police responded to a double stabbing and made five pages worth of …
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Amazing Couple Spend Their Vacation in Mexico Rescuing 34 Homeless Dogs
When Jeff and Diana Hall set out on a vacation to La Paz, Mexico, they expected to get some sun and spend some time relaxing, rescuing 34 stray dogs wasn't exactly on the agenda – but hey, it's not truly a vacation unless you deviate from the schedule …
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How to brag about your vacation without alienating people

How to brag about your vacation without alienating people
… someone else's hot dog legs. Wanting incredible experiences is human, and so is being a jealous jerk. But is there a way to #humblebrag efficiently? We've found a few dos and don'ts so that you can brag about your vacation without alienating everyone.
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Farmington's Cross Roads Community Church offers lessons at Vacation Bible
Cross Road Community Church chooses themes each year for its free, week-long Vacation Bible School. This year's theme is "Walk with Jesus," and, additionally, there are daily themes, such as "Walking in the Light," that coincide with Bible verse the …
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Pocono debate: should short term vacation home rentals be allowed everywhere?

Pocono debate: should short term vacation home rentals be allowed everywhere?
A Stroudsburg real estate agent cried foul over the way some townships and homeowner's associations discourage or even ban residential homes rentals for vacation periods. Pocono Township, for example, has a clear zoning ordinance that only permits …
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Paradise of India in Amherst reopens – owners were away on vacation
AMHERST – The mystery is solved and Paradise of India is now open. Restaurant owners were away on vacation for about four days and weren't sure how long they would be gone, said Karen Kaur, the owner's daughter. That's why they left the sign reading …
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