Friday, April 19, 2013
Does your mom deserve a day to kick back and enjoy some primping and pampering? Tell us why and win her the ultimate Mother's Day prizes.
Thank you for your entries! Our contest is now closed. Congratulations to our winners: __________________________________________________________ Is your mom the best? Want to show her off? Now you can—and you can win her a Mother’s Day to top them all. All you have to do is tell us what makes your mom the greatest, for a chance at winning her a day of relaxation, primping and pampering—courtesy of Patch and our sponsors. One day each year is officially set aside for showing mom some love, but why not start early? You could win her a complimentary house cleaning from The Maids (New Lenox and Oak Lawn locations), a full salon and spa package from Amato Hair Design, or a massage from LaVida Massage in Crestwood. SHARE A PHOTO of …
Monday, April 8, 2013
Reach the customers you want to attract: Neighbors who care about their community and like to shop and dine locally.
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Monday, November 26, 2012
Bailey, a large Sheltie that looks like a collie, has been missing from Evergreen Park since Wednesday, Nov. 21.
Nick Parker, a mail carrier from Evergreen Park, is looking for his dog, Bailey, whose been missing since Nov. 21, the day before Thanksgiving. Nick was working some overtime when his mom called to say that Bailey had slipped out of his collar and took off near 101st Street and Homan Avenue around 3 p.m. Wednesday. “I came home 15 minutes after it happened and drove around looking,” Nick said. “He has a lot of anxiety around strangers. He’s very skittish around people.” On Thanksgiving Day—Thursday—a neighbor reported seeing Bailey by 99th Street and Central Park near AJ Meats. “I was at my mom’s,” Nick said. One of the neighbors called and said Bailey found his way home. I ran back over here and just combed the neighborhood.” There have …
Monday, October 22, 2012
Enter your guesses in the comments section all the way up until game time.
Tuesday, August 21, 2012
We are proud to announce the latest addition to the Patch family. Beverly-Mount Greenwood will be the first Patch within Chicago.
Sunday, July 1, 2012
Share your Fourth of July photos. Show off your patriotic, true colors and you could win a $50 gas card.
Thank you for your interest! The contest is now closed. Check back soon for the winner! -------------------------------------- Can you sport the red, white and blue with the best of 'em? Do you love wearing the stars, stripes—and a nice, big smile? Patch wants more than just one day to celebrate the grand ol' U. S. of A.! Keep the celebration going, into July 5th, 6th, and longer, with an entry in our "Stars, Stripes and Smiles of the Southland" photo contest. Throw on something patriotric and share a photo to enter the drawing for a $50 gas gift card. SHARE A PHOTO of your favorite Fourth of July moment by clicking on the "Upload Photos and Videos" button on this article. The photo you submit could have been taken at any time, in any …
Monday, May 28, 2012
Patch lets you know what businesses you can visit today.
Originally called Decoration Day, Memorial Day was established in 1871 for the country to decorate the graves of the war dead with flowers three years after the Civil War ended, according to the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs. As you make your plans to honor the fallen soldiers in your lives, allow us to help make the day a little easier by telling you what businesses are open for you to visit. Enjoy your day! The following places are CLOSED today: The following are OPEN today: Other businesses are open at the owners' discretion.
Wednesday, May 16, 2012
It was a tough job, but somebody had to do it. Two Patch editors and a representative from Amato Salon and Spa name the top three entries in Patch's 'Mommy Needs a Makeover' contest.
Our Patch readers sure love their moms. We asked you to share what makes mom special, and many of you plucked at heartstrings across the Southland with your entries. After weeks of our 'Mommy Needs a Makeover' contest, the Patch panel of judges was left with the daunting task of choosing a grand prize winner. After much deliberation and a few "aww's", some sniffles and a bunch of tissues, the judges narrowed it down to the top three. 1st Place, Winner of a salon and spa package valued at $450, (courtesy of Amato Hair Design in Tinley Park): Kerry Nolan, on behalf of Mary Nolan Here's what Kerry had to say about her mom, Mary. My mom (Mary Nolan) has been my rock for my entire life – and my sister’s, and my brother’s, and her siblings…
Monday, April 23, 2012
Does your mom deserve a day of primping and pampering? Tell us why and win her the ultimate Mother's Day spa and salon package.
Thursday, April 19, 2012
Patch and Together We Cope have reached our goal of 350 claimed Patch directory listings in 30 days. We want to thank everyone who helped us!!!
Stores, restaurants, doctor's offices, churches, schools, government offices, a local mosque, bars, financial advisers, movie theaters — in the last four weeks, folks from all walks of life have stepped up and claimed their Patch directory listing on the south suburban Patch network. In the last few days alone, 55 listings were claimed. As of today, we have 377 claimed Patch directory profiles. And if you've been following our crusade, you know that we've reached and exceeded the magic number of 350. That means Together We Cope will become the beneficiary of a free digital promotional campaign — the first advertising campaign in the history of the organization. In March, our staff hit the streets to ask business owners and agency leaders …