West Lafayette, Indiana - Communication skills hampered by smart phones, engaging in mob mentality, anonymity of communicating online and a lack of willingness to hear the other side during the presidential election are fueling incivility among virtual friends and in online communities, according to a Purdue University communication expert.

New York - More Americans are hitting the road this summer, and as they prepare for their family vacations and outdoor adventures, sales of outdoor and camping-related products within the $19 billion industry are on the rise, according to global information company The NPD Group.

Wellton, Arizona - On Tuesday, August 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th, the Wellton Library will offer eReader Instruction at 11:00 a.m. Receive individual instruction on topics, questions, or problems. No appointment is necessary.

Somerton, Arizona - The Yuma County Library District is pleased to offer digital access to lynda.com, a leading online learning company that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals.

San Luis, Arizona - The San Luis Library is hosting the 3rd Annual “Back to School Fair” on Thursday, August 11th, from 4:00-6:00 p.m.