Wednesday, January 2, 2013
As 2013 begins, here are some ways to use Patch in 2013.
New Year's Eve was a time to reminisce on the ups and downs of 2012, which we did. But the clock has long since struck midnight; 2012 is upon us. Patch is beginning its third year in Plymouth and Canton. This year, you'll see and hear more as we work to make this community-oriented site ever more engaging and interactive. The opportunities to comment on stories, share opinions, post photos and announcements and add events to the community calendar continues. Here are 13 ways you can use Canton Patch in 2013: Providing accurate, timely news about the community is our No. 1 priority, but without your input, that news may as well be nonexistent. We believe news is a conversation. Much of our reporting comes from what readers tell us in emails…
Tuesday, January 1, 2013
What are Plymouth and Canton missing? Let us know by posting a comment below.
This past year, Plymouth and Canton saw plenty of new businesses pop up, including the popular Sardine Room, Panache 447, Jay's Stuffed Burgers and Greek Islands eateries in downtown Plymouth, Penn Station in Plymouth Township and Village Coffeehouse in Canton's Cherry Hill Village. Fun-seeking patrons also enjoyed the new Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park in Canton, which opened in July. In 2013, a new Busch's grocery is slated to open in Canton, and plenty of local buildings still sit vacant, awaiting new tenants. What business would you like to see open in Plymouth or Canton in 2013? Let us know by posting a comment below.
Want to lose weight? Quit smoking? Balance your budget? Follow these simple guidelines.
Tell us your goal for 2013.
Happy New Year! It's time to make your New Year's resolution for 2013. So what do you plan to do? Vote in our poll or tell us in the comments. Also, see some tips for keeping your resolutions on track in 2013.
Monday, December 31, 2012
Patch rounds up New Year's Eve festivities around Metro Detroit.
Five tips to help you keep your resolution this year.
Monday, December 31, 2012
Are you making a resolution this year? Do you want to lose weight, gain a new skill or organize your home? Whatever your resolution is, here are some tips to help you stick to it throughout the year. 1. Make it attainable. Be sure that your resolution is attainable. Sticking to your monthly budget is attainable—making a million dollars may not be. 2. Tell everyone. If you tell everyone about your resolution, you are more likely to keep it. If you want to quit smoking, you can even go as far as telling your friends that you'll give them $50 if they catch you lighting up. 3. Be specific. If you want to get fit in the new year, set a specific goal. For example, instead of saying you want to get fit, say you want to lose 10 pounds and tone …