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Gift Ideas For Ocean County’s Grads
My sister has been bitten by the Etsy bug.  Do you know about that website?  It's an online marketplace for unique and crafty items that many regular stores don't carry.  In other words, it's a great place to get gifts for graduates.  She excitedly showed me some p…
What Advice To Give Ocean County’s Graduates?
It's graduation season and we've been seeing footage of famous people giving commencement addresses.  The goal for the person at the podium is to share wisdom and inspiration that will prepare the grads for the real world.  People like Oprah, I'm sure, have a knack for those…
Is Gap Year A Good Idea For Ocean County Students?
When the news broke that First Daughter Malia Obama would be going to Harvard, the reports also mentioned her taking a "gap year" after she graduates high school.  A gap year is a break between the end of 12th grade and the start of Freshman year in college...
Ocean County Prom Memories
If your online feed is anything like mine, you're seeing lots of photos of prom dresses and comments about plans for prom night and afterwards.  The event is an exciting rite of passage for many teens.
It seems times have changed, though, and going to prom is not on every student's wis…