This Year Sees Small Changes to the Schools in Boca Raton

The schools in Boca Raton and West Boca Raton are likely to see few changes this year with budgets still a major concern. However Verde Elementary School is currently an interesting site, with a long orange paint line marking the location of what is to be a new security fence. This is in response to [...]

How Essential Is Online Political Campaigning?

Few would question the importance of the Internet in today’s political campaign climate. Although traditional marketing methods are still very relevant, online campaigning has become more and more important as our world turns digital. Campaigns on the national, regional, and even local scale require the expertise of an online political consultant to push them beyond [...]

Are You Responsible for Violence, Even Just As a Witness?

Imagine that a fight between two adolescent kids is taking place. It’s after school and they’re near the schoolyard and the shouts and taunts attract your attention. A crowd of their peers has formed, egging the kids on as they fight. Do you step in and stop them or stand back and use your phone [...]

What Happened to Being Original With Events?

Whatever happened to creativity and individual expression? It seems that Solomon may have been on to something when he said “There is nothing new under the sun.” Everywhere I turn it seems everyone is just trying to copy something that worked well for someone else. We see this a lot with nightlife, restaurant and sales [...]

Does Crowd Funding Really Work, Or Is It Becoming Over-Saturated?

One of the hottest subjects right now is crowd funding. If you don’t know what this is, it’s simply going to the public (via the Internet) to ask for funding for your project. If you want to make a video game, build a new app, write a book, or invent something, you can try to [...]

Social Bookmarking and Sharing Buttons – When Will the Madness End?

I was recently visiting a blog I found a link to through a friend on Facebook. The blog’s page had the usual side bars with links to various other things on the blog as well as some sponsors and so forth. The “content” itself, however, consisted of a title in large font, a “by So-and-So” [...]