Author Archive for Amanda Knowles

October is Adopt-a-Dog Month

October is Adopt-A-Dog month at the American Humane Society. The organization is encouraging you to think about getting a new pet and wants you to adopt from a local shelter. The Humane Society statistics show that approximately 8 million unwanted…

Pros and Cons of Texting

With the popularity of cell phones and other gadgets, it’s no surprise some of that technology pervades our lives and changes social interactions. An example is the use of text messaging. Text messaging (or texting) is when users send short…

Information for Holiday Travelers

Every year, millions of Americans fly during the holiday season, and every year travelers experience delays, cancellations and other mishaps during their travel. This year will not be any different; it actually may be worse. With the high oil prices…