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Sunday, May 19, 2013
Friday, May 17, 2013
The next chapter of your community's story begins with a single voice. Yours. Blog on Patch.
Want to get the word out about your expertise in a certain area? Do you have a passion for local sports or other community events? Or the inside happenings concerning bird watching in town? Maybe you want to write about the latest gadget and how it helps you with your day-to-day? How about the history of your home town? Whatever the area of interest, as long as it revolves around local, community news and events, Patch wants to hear from you! Patch is currently seeking new or experienced bloggers to join our growing team of writers. We are looking for anybody and everybody with insider knowledge on things going on, or related to, your home town. Examples of blogs we are looking for are numerous and include: sports, fitness, food, …
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Use our community calendar to drive traffic to your driveway for your garage sales.
So you've cleaned out your garage, your attic, the back of your closet...but where do you put it all? Your driveway, of course. You dig out the price stickers and folding tables, and you wait for the weekend treasure hunters to flock. But, your neon poster on Rt. 79 didn't exactly do the trick. Looking for some free publicity to promote your yard sale so you can fill your pockets instead of your closets? Use Patch! Post your garage sale in our Community Calendar. Let others know what you're selling, where you're selling it and when. You can even post pictures of your items with prices. Do as much or as little as you'd like, it's just that easy, and free! ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- …
Monday, May 13, 2013
Print coupons, find grocery specials and email lists to yourself and friends using Patch's "Grocery Specials" section.
Patch is all about making your life ridiculously easy, and we're continuing our mission with our Grocery Specials section. Grocery Specials allows readers to browse local grocery coupons and weekly specials. Similar to the weekly circulars found in print newspapers by each local retailer, the Grocery Specials section has hundreds of retailers’ specials in one place. This section uses a third-party (Grocery Server) to deliver local grocery data. Reader benefits How to access grocery specials from Marlboro-Colts Neck Patch Want to stay connected? Like us on Facebook.
Saturday, May 4, 2013
Proud of your team? Keep us updated on their successes!
While I love to pretend I can be everywhere in Marlboro and Colts Neck at once, we all know it just isn't that simple. And it is especially difficult to keep up with all of the great sports teams in the area. Hopefully, that's where you come in! If you've got a team you'd love to keep everyone updated on, our Local Voices section is for you. Whether you are a proud football mom or a cheering soccer dad, we want to be rooting them on right along with you! Blogging on Patch Blogging on Patch is more simple than it ever has been. You can begin blogging right away! Visit the Patch website, find our Local Voices section on the front page and click the "Want to blog on Patch?" button. Then, just start writing! Make sure to include team photos! …
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
News you read, shared and loved the most.
10. Accident Causes Serious Injuries in Marlboro. An accident on April 23 at Route 520 and Valesi Drive in Marlboro led to serious injuries, according to police. 9. Manalapan Woman Indicted on Charges of Jewelry Theft in Marlboro. A Manalapan woman was indicted this week for allegedly receiving stolen jewelry in Marlboro and Freehold Townships. Caitlyn Busalacchi, 21, of Manalapan, was charged with two counts of receiving stolen property, a third degree crime. 8. Child Dies After Possible Allergic Reaction to Milk. An 8-year-old boy from Monmouth County died on April 7 after going into cardiac arrest due to a possible allergic reaction, according to South Brunswick Police. 7. Marlboro Financial Planner Sentenced to 10 Years for Fraud. …
Sunday, April 14, 2013
Upload a photo to the Marlboro-Colts Neck Patch Neighborhood Gallery and it could be "Pic of the Day"! How would you describe Marlboro or Colts Neck in a single picture — or even a dozen?
If a picture says a thousand words, then Marlboro-Colts Neck Patch wants to write a novel. We're looking for pictures of Marlboro or Colts Neck that capture the culture of a community, share a beautiful scene, or tell a story. Get snapping and then upload your photos to the Marlboro-Colts Neck Patch Neighborhood Gallery. The best photos will be used for features like "Photo Find," "Pic of the Day," and "Where in Marlboro or Colts Neck?" Here are the kind of pictures we're hoping for from photographers, whether you're using a smartphone or a professional camera: Please include a caption with your photo describing where it was taken and any relevant context. All photos will be attributed to the photographer and may be used in future Patch …
Sunday, March 31, 2013
Check out these top headlines from March on Marlboro-Colts Neck Patch.
These 10 stories were the most-read articles on Marlboro-Colts Neck Patch in March. 10. Marlboro Announces Security Upgrades to Schools; No Details about Cops in District. The Marlboro Board of Education announced it will continue to upgrade security, after a 90-day program which places officers in each district school. A news release from the district stated a Security Supervisor position will be created, and a multi-year security upgrade plan has been put in place. 9. Birdsall Officials Indicted in 'Pay-to-Play' Scandal. Birdsall has been under investigation for skirting the state's pay-to-play laws by allegedly reimbursing its employees for their personal, unreportable political contributions. In October, the Marlboro Town Council …
Saturday, March 30, 2013
Fashion your Peeps in a funny situation so Marlboro and Colts Neck residents can all have a laugh.
PEEPS, those famously delicious and delightful marshmallow candies, aren't just for eating anymore. These days, crafty PEEPs creations are all the rage, from the White House front lawn, to re-creations of children’s books, historical settings and other unusual situations. Think you can invent something fun with PEEPS? Now's the time to show us!
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