Monday, November 5, 2012
Employees help out, and you can, too.
It's been said it's far better to have a neighbor who's near than a brother who's far away, but in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, Americans across the nation have proven to be the best neighbors and the strongest of families. This past weekend, AOL and Patch employees took an opportunity to pitch in, packing two tractor trailers worth of food, water and supplies in Dulles, VA, and Baltimore. The donations are headed to Hurricane Sandy ravaged areas in New Jersey and Long Island. Want to join the relief efforts? Click here to donate: https://donate.networkforgood.org/aol "When a catastrophe of this size hits, we all feel it, both the hundreds of us who live in the impacted towns, and our colleagues who are watching and wishing they could help…
Thursday, August 23, 2012
Area residents now have additional resources for local news, events and conversation.
Patch, a subsidiary of AOL, expanded its coverage area this week with the launch of three new sites: Buford Patch, Gwinnett Patch and Monroe Patch. The new sites join Patch's national network of more than 850 community news outlets. Buford Patch joins Dacula, Duluth, Lawrenceville, Lilburn, Loganville, Norcross, Peachtree Corners, Snellville and Suwanee in serving the residents of Gwinnett County. Gwinnett Patch will feature stories of countywide interest and highlight community news from across Gwinnett. Monroe Patch will feature news and events from Monroe and Walton County. Each of these sites will provide users with a platform to post news and events, engage in conversation with other members of the community and start their own …
Wednesday, April 11, 2012
Attention local businesses, you have a home in our directory. Claim your free listing, hop online and add photos, menus, promotions, reach out to your customers and respond to ratings and reviews today!
Ridiculously Easy! We want local businesses to join Patch because after all, we want to make life ridiculously easy for you and your neighbors. Simply log in, find your business under and claim your free business listing by clicking "Do you own or manage this location? Claim it!" on the right side of your listing. Why? Well, there are several free tools at your fingertips once you join the Patch family! Once You're In! Once you are approved, start by clicking the "Manage Your Listing" button on the left side of your listing to access your dashboard. The dashboard will show you several tools: Your Stats: See who rated and reviewed your business. And who's following your listing. You can e-mail your customers to seek out more reviews, and …
Friday, February 17, 2012
The popular network of hyperlocal news sites has been giving small-business owners a way to reach plugged-in local consumers since 2009.
Monday, September 19, 2011
Our photographer finds letters in every day objects, to spell out Norcross.
This week our Patch photographer looked around town to find letters in every day objects, to spell out Norcross.