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Saturday, August 18, 2012
Saturday, June 23, 2012
Consider sharing your thoughts with a blog right here on Lake Zurich Patch.
Is there something that you're passionate about in Lake Zurich? Maybe you're a parent who's active in the local schools. Perhaps you love seeing your local government in action by attending village meetings. Or maybe you're part of a community group and want to share the group's accomplishments. If there's something you're passionate about, it could make an interesting blog on Lake Zurich Patch! Our site already has attracted a number of interesting bloggers. I'm sure you've seen the posts from local doctor Stewart Segal, or the regular updates from the Lake Zurich Rotary Club. Want to start an unpaid blog on Lake Zurich Patch? Email Editor Claudia Lenart for all of the details!
Saturday, June 9, 2012
We invite you to write a Letter to the Editor; we will publish it here.
You all have something to say. And Lake Zurich Patch has the place for you to say it. No matter your opinion, we invite you to write a Letter to the Editor to share your views with the rest of the town. A few guidelines: Send the letters to editor Claudia Lenart email@example.com with the subject line "Letter to the Editor." You may also include any relevant photographs with your message if you're so inclined. Patch isn't just a news site; we're here to create community dialogue. So the next time something turns your face red or brings a tear to your eye, think of Lake Zurich Patch, and write in to tell your neighbors about it.
Saturday, May 26, 2012
You can post photos, announcements, claim your Patch listing and more.
Friday, May 25, 2012
Attention local businesses, you have a home in our "Patch Places." 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 …
Saturday, May 19, 2012
It's garage sale season! Want to post information about your garage sale on Patch? It's easy!
Tuesday, May 15, 2012
Join our team as a Local Voices contributor.
There is a lot going on in Lake Zurich every day. From sports to local events to charity happenings, there is more going on than I can cover as an editor. That’s why I’m asking for your help. I’m looking for more community members to get involved with Lake Zurich Patch by becoming one of our Local Voices. Writers of Local Voices are typically passionate community members who want to spread the word about their organization, or talk about a topic they are knowledgable in. Some of the writers we have include: Puyo "PJ" Zizich, a Lake Zurich resident and real estate broker who writes about classic cars. Stewart Segal, MD, a Lake Zurich doctor who write on a variety of topics. Ro Ostergaard with Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital The United Way…
Saturday, May 12, 2012
Patch walks you through step-by-step how to share your photos on Lake Zurich Patch.
Uploading a photo to Lake Zurich Patch is easy and quick, once you know how to do it. Here's a simple how-to for you to follow. We can't wait for you to start sharing photos with us! We'd love to see pictures of the community Little League teams, photos at your organization's latest events or anything else you'd like to share.
Saturday, May 5, 2012
Our video tutorial walks you through the process for sharing your own news on Patch.
Have you ever sent a press release to the editor of your Patch site and wondered when it was going to post? Or sent her a birth announcement or perhaps an obit (which are published free on Patch sites) or announcement of a school award, only to wonder if it was ever going to be published? Well, our Patch sites are designed in a way that is easy for users to post their own announcement without having to wait for the editor to post it for you. It really is the best way to instantly share your news if you are a member of an organization, government body or even just a resident. Follow this video tutorial to see how to do this, step by step. If you have a news tip or any questions about posting on Lake Zurich Patch, contact Lake Zurich Patch …
Saturday, April 28, 2012
Here are a few reasons why you should subscribe to our newsletter!
Do you receive our Lake Zurich Patch daily newsletter? If you don't, you should. And here's why: So why not sign up for our Lake Zurich Patch daily newsletter? It's super easy (and, did we mention that it's free?). Here's all you have to do: Go to the "Patch Newsletter" link near the top of this page, enter your email address and make sure the "daily newsletter" box (and the "Breaking News" box, if you want) is checked. Then hit "subscribe" and you're all set!