Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Here is some advice from experts on how to get the most cash for your stuff.
Make some cash by combining your spring cleaning with a successful garage or tag sale with these tips from garage sale experts. 1) Sell on Saturday Author and host of former PBS show Collect This! Aaron LaPedis is known as the "Garage Sale Millionaire." LaPedis says after more than two decades of success he has learned that Saturday is the day to host a successful garage sale. “Some cities require a permit for sales held during the week and Sundays are reserved by many people for church services and family activities.” 2) Get a team together Good planning starts with getting a team of family and friends together to help the day of the sale. “You’ll need someone to go out early in the morning and put up all your signage and a couple of …
Thursday, March 7, 2013
From blood drives to mom-to-mom sales and more, this video tutorial will teach you how to post your very own Patch events.
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
This video tutorial will teach you how to post your own announcements.
Saturday, April 14, 2012
We're looking for people to blog for us. If you have something local in West Bloomfield to share—ideas, opinions, expertise, witticisms—let us know.
Thursday, April 5, 2012
If you've got a garage sale coming up, put it in our calendar for free.
It's garage sale season! And if you're having a sale, tell West Bloomfield Patch readers all about it. Here's how: And there you go. Your neighborhood's sale will show up on the Events calendar for all of West Bloomfield Patch to see. Don't forget — Township ordinances require those interested in hosting a garage sale to obtain a permit first. Read More: Garage Sale Permits Available at Clerk's Office
Saturday, March 10, 2012
There's only one way to make sure all of Patch knows who takes great pictures in West Bloomfield. Check out the interactive photo gallery.
Tuesday, February 7, 2012
Become part of the West Bloomfield Patch community by blogging, signing up for our newsletter or simply having coffee with us.
We love you, West Bloomfield, and we love it when you love us back. In the spirit of Valentine's Day season, here are three ways to participate in Patch: It's never been easier to get the latest from Patch sent directly to your email inbox — just like the good old days of getting the morning paper. You can receive the newsletter in four different formats: the daily news, the weekly news, breaking news and/or or local discounts. Why not pass along the link to sign up at westbloomfield.patch.com/newsletters to three neighbors and friends who might not have signed up yet? Patch is more than a news site, it's an online conversation about your community. Patch won't own what you post, so you can repost your entries to your other blogs. Much …
Monday, January 2, 2012
Have news or information to share with the community? There are plenty of way to get involved.
For almost one year, West Bloomfield Patch has been a part of the community sharing local news, events and more across the city. This site is meant to provide readers with news as well as a platform to share information with the community. There are many ways interact, such as commenting on articles, sharing photos and posting event information to West Bloomfield Patch. Here's how: 1. Comment on an Article We subscribe to the idea that news is a conversation. Much of our reporting will emanate from what readers tell us in emails, comments on our site, Facebook and Twitter and in conversations around town. Share your thoughts and reactions to our articles by posting a comment directly below each story. 2. Send a News Tip At the bottom of …
Sunday, December 25, 2011
Taking your new iPhone for a spin? Download the Patch app for quick access to local news and events
Sunday, December 25, 2011
Lucky enough to get a mobile device this holiday season? Let's put it to work learning about your community. Patch has apps for iPhones and Android phones, and also makes it easy for you to upload photos, news and comments from anywhere. Here's a look at a few ways you can connect with Patch through your mobile device. Patch for iPhone Patch for iPhone keeps customers connected to the latest news, weather, local business listings and current events happening in their neighborhood. Patch’s app will keep them engaged and mobile by delivering 24/7 local community coverage. The Patch app's useful features include: Plus, they can save anything from favorite stories to business listings direct to the iPhone for easy offline access. Customer …
Thursday, October 20, 2011
From engagements to new babies and more, this video tutorial will teach you how to post your very own Patch announcements.