Boy, how many times has that happened to Nancy Drew? Sometimes I wish I could just type in the questions I want to ask instead of having to let Nancy pick the topics. But until that happens, we'll just have to keep soldiering on by our own wits.
The same general rules apply as in the other games. When nothing is happening, try the following:
-- Talk to everyone about everything, including everyone on your phone. If you learn anything new at all, talk to everyone again.
-- Read everything you can get your hands on.
-- See what you can do to solve all the puzzles that have all their pieces. If pieces are missing, look for them. If you can't solve a puzzle, look it up in these hints. I'll tell you how to solve puzzles, and I'll also tell you how to find them.