Is your teen or pre-teen clamoring for a cell phone in their stocking this year? Are you a parent struggling with whether to get your child a cell phone?

The Press Democrat is working on a story about teens and pre-teens and cell phones – yes, no, which program, what safety precautions…what are your house rules?

If you are dealing with this question this holiday season, please contact Kerry Benefield at 526-8671 or at