Riverside, California (NAPSI) - Breakfast has long been considered the most important meal of the day, but hectic morning routines can sometimes get in the way of starting the day with a wholesome meal. California avocados, in season now, are the perfect fruit and nourishing breakfast solution for any busy morning schedule.

Washington, DC (NAPSI) - If you think the Girl Scouts of today are just about camping and cookies, you’re in for a big surprise; fun, new experiences are the main focus.

Colorado Springs, Colorado (NAPSI) - Students and teachers who have a love of science or math and a knack for self-expression just might get a “bang” out of a new contest.

Blythe, California (NAPSI) - As schools increasingly turn to the Internet and new technologies, more and more, students are asked to perform online research, grades and assignments are posted on websites, and communication between teachers and parents and students is done through e-mail. Because of this, it’s increasingly important for families to have access to the Internet at home.

Phoenix, Arizona (NAPSI) - Here’s food for thought: Of the 55 million kids enrolled inU.S. schools, 21 million get free or reduced-cost lunch, yet 85 percent of the schoolchildren eligible for these U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)—sponsored lunches don’t get such meals when school’s not in session.

Colorado Springs, Colorado (NAPSI) - From giant rolling hot dogs to a 65-foot-long “backyard barbecue grill,” huge mobile marketing exhibits are bringing their messages and, sometimes, tastes to millions of consumers who might otherwise be focused on much smaller mobile devices.

Yuma, Arizona (NAPSI) - Reality TV shows, online webcasts and YouTube videos have encouraged many people to try the do-it-yourself (DIY) route when it comes to tackling less-complicated home renovations or fixes. Often, there are advantages to DIY projects, such as financial savings, learning new skills, environmental benefits and more.