This week's book giveaway is in the Mac OS forum. We're giving away four copies of a choice of "Take Control of Upgrading to Yosemite" or "Take Control of Automating Your Mac" and have Joe Kissell on-line! See this thread for details.
Always close all your resources*. Use a finally block for this; don't be afraid to nest try statements:
* like InputStreams, OutputStreams, Readers, Writers, SQL connections, SQL statements, SQL result sets, etc.
You may see the following, but I think it's a lot nastier: