I've got my ajax call working fine to update my page… problem is that error reporting is a little hard since I can only update one div using my current process – and it would really look better if I could do two.
I've learned my lesson on looking for help and examples. Always look for help in the following order:
So, let's see how that ordering works for me… open recipes… "Recipe 6: Update Multiple Page Elements With One Ajax Request". Nice.
Now that I've found my resources: it took about 10 minutes to get things working the way I want.