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D Penta April 15, 2014 at 02:29 pm
It says Around Town but the headline is UTAH. Utah is not near Natick!! I think everyone should notRead More open an article on Patch unless they see their town's name in the headline. So If it doesn't say Natick, then we all know it is not LOCAL to the Natick Patch. The less clicks these Patch sites get, the fewer advertisers they will get and then perhaps they will realize if we want sensational news from across the country we'd go back to Patch's former owners AOL and the HuffPost! Those here from other Patch sites - I think you should do the same only click on articles that mention your community's name. No name. No click!
Steven Spiegel April 21, 2014 at 06:52 pm
The way the house looks maybe the husband found them while he was expanding his Meth Lab !!!
Mary AGB May 15, 2014 at 08:52 am
I can't even bring myself to read this. May God have these children in the palm of His hand.
Credit: Jeanne Gustafson
Jerry Gropp Architect AIA October 14, 2013 at 01:19 pm
Jeanne- I'm glad you put this up. I do hope AOL, the owners of PATCH currently considering closingRead More Mercer Isl. PATCH, others, will realize just how important this unique online publication has become to us in our equally unique Island community. JG-
Mercer Island Farmers Market.
Jerry Gropp Architect AIA October 13, 2013 at 12:12 pm
We just went there as we often do. Will miss this Mercer Island seasonal event- as we'll miss theRead More colorful Fall Season. JerryG-
Credit: Courtesy Cheryl Manriquez
MeLisa Turcott Strongheart October 11, 2013 at 01:35 pm
Each year we do a food drive and Halloween party for the MI food bank. And this year, our 16thRead More year, is no different. You can drop food at our school and we will deliver, or if you could take a box to your work or classroom it would help tremendously. I will put a link to more information. We will also have a halloween party open to all kids in the community -- entry fee is a min donation of 5 items for the food pantry. Here is more info on the boxes. http://mercerislandmartialarts.com/profiles/blogs/will-you-help-with-our-annual-food-drive and a posting of the event and food drive can be found on MI patch -- http://mercerisland.patch.com/groups/sports/p/ev--halloween-party-f5bb1f97 We will collect food at locations throughout the community, as well as at our school -- you may see kids out there collecting, give them a thumbs up for their good work.
Jerry Gropp Architect AIA September 28, 2013 at 05:15 pm
One time our Weather Bureau go it right on. We Seattle Natives are no more waterproof than anyoneRead More else. I'm hanging on. JG-
Jerry Gropp Architect AIA September 28, 2013 at 05:25 pm
One time our Weather Bureau got it right. We Seattle Natives are no more waterproof than anyoneRead More else. I'm hanging on. JG-
Mercer Island Mayor Bruce Bassett receives the city's Green Power Community of the Year Award.
LadyErica September 24, 2013 at 05:20 pm
I think this is great but we could do much more. In our household we produce so little trash, weRead More put the trash bin out every other week. But there is no such option from Allied Waste. In fact there are NO recycle only options from Allied waste at all. Doesn't that send a strong message to the community that you HAVE to have trash? If you compost food and recycle everything else, the only trash you should have in your home is a tiny little pile of plastic.... Here's hoping for a smarter planet.
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