Wednesday, June 19, 2013
Next week, we will have a brand new design and a whole new way to connect our community
Hi, everyone! We have some exciting news to share about Patch – we’re getting a whole new look! It’s coming next week and it’s going to make Maplewood Patch easier to use, and a better place to connect and share. The best part? You’ll be able to see it all on your mobile phone! Here’s what you need to know: Our site is being rebuilt from the ground up. The news will look better and be easier to comment on. And, you’ll find more local voices to keep you in the loop with the latest know-how and opinion. We’re adding Boards to make it easier for you to connect with each other, debate an issue, or announce your garage sale, graduation, or find a lost pet. More to say? It will be easier to start your own blog, too. You’ll soon be able to …
Thursday, December 27, 2012
A review of 2012 on Maplewood Patch, in pictures.
Natural disasters, crime scenes, town events: Maplewood Patch has been there to chronicle the action. Here is a roundup of some of the memorable photos of 2012. We thank you for allowing us to be there and letting us be your news source. We wish all of our readers a peaceful and happy 2013.
Monday, November 5, 2012
DeLuca: people will be able to vote where they usually vote.
Tuesday's election will go on in Maplewood as originally planned despite the destruction Hurricane Sandy caused to several polling places. "You will vote where you usually vote," said Mayor Vic DeLuca. Polling places in town are: Prospect Presbyterian Church, MaplewooTown Hall, Fire Headquarters, Clinton School, DeHart Center, Morrow Memorial Church The polling stations that had been without power -- DeHart Center, Prospect Presbyterian Church and Clinton School -- will be up and running. DeHart Center, where the township has operated a shelter since the storm hit last week, got power back last night. The generator that was being used there has been transferred to Prospect Church. The township has taken the generators that had been used …
Wednesday, April 25, 2012
It's not quite goodbye, but your Patch editor is off to Union County. A new Maplewood editor should be announced in the coming months.
Susie Adamson took this picture of me at last year's Seth Boyden 5K as I struggled across the finish line — near the back of the pack. She captioned it, "Strong finish for editor, Mary Mann!" This past week or so, I hope I've provided a stronger finish than my race performance as I end my tenure as local editor of Maplewood Patch and head slightly south (no pun intended!) where I will begin work as Associate Regional Editor for Union County Patch. There, I will help oversee seven local Patches. My last official day as editor of Maplewood Patch is Friday, April 27. We have not yet announced a new full-time Maplewood Patch editor to take my place. In the next few weeks, you may see a few different bylines as we pilot a few of our superstar …