This week on Twitter: weird and wonderful facts about the NCAA, a 'This American Life' retraction (gasp!) and Rick Santorum jokes via Stephen Colbert (it really was a tough choice to pick just one tweet)
Sunday, March 18, 2012
Wednesday, March 7, 2012
We compiled your nominations, now pick your favorite
Let me begin by thanking everyone for their nominations, including the ones sent to me via Facebook and Twitter. All totalled, we have eight candidates for the best fish fry in Mentor. They are: Polls close 9 a.m. Friday. I'll announce the winner after that. By the way, you can add your parish's or restaurant's fish fry to our event calendar. It's a good way to let people know about it.
Monday, March 5, 2012
Tell us where to go for the best fish fry in Mentor
It's the season of the fish fry and the next Mentor Patch Readers' Choice poll will ask where is the area's best. Starting Wednesday, we'll have a poll and you'll be able to vote for your favorite. In the mean time, we need your nominations. Where do you go every Friday? Is it at a restaurant? A parish? Tell us in the comments. Check back on Wednesday to vote for your favorite – the winner will be announced at the end of the week.
Friday, March 2, 2012
Mentor Patch readers voted the classic American cuisine of the Lakeshore Eatery its favorite
Mentor Patch readers said the Lakeshore Eatery serves their favorite burgers in the city, according to our Patch poll. Thank you to everyone who voted, as well as the other restaurants who were nominated. Just because Chase's Bar (also known as Delaney's,) Molinari's, Scooter's Dawghouse, Skye, Cabana's Island Restaurant, Ruby Tuesday's, Max & Erma's, Outback Steakhouse, and Quaker Steak & Lube weren't voted the favorite doesn't mean they don't serve some darn good burgers. If you think one of the above restaurants deserved to win — let everyone know. Click on the link above and write a review. (It's just like commenting on a story.)
Monday, February 20, 2012
Here's your chance to recommend the best places in town to get your favorite things.
We know you have them in your brain: Those favorite shops you frequent again and again. The restaurants you recommend to your friends. The stores with great customer service or unusual offerings. Well, here's your chance to tell the world. Beginning Feb. 27, we'll be asking for your recommendation on the best places in town for everything from burgers to car repair. With your help, we'll put a list together of nominees. Then you can 'vote' for your favorite by leaving a review on the business's directory listing on Patch Places. The winner will be determined by the Mentor Patch Local Editor Jason Lea, based in large part on the reviews. And be nice: we'll only consider positive reviews in making our decision. The first favorite we want to …
Sunday, January 15, 2012
What else did we take in from Twitter this week, other than lots of jabs at the maker of Twinkies and how many cans of Spam are consumed in the U.S. every second? Read on to see!
Sunday, January 8, 2012
Once again, we've learned some terribly important information from Twitter this week, like how old David Bowie is, what America's 16th president liked for dinner and lots more
Sunday, January 1, 2012
We found out why Lord Voldemort doesn't make New Year's resolutions and what that part of your back is called that your arms aren't long enough to reach. An eventful week on Twitter, indeed.
Sunday, December 25, 2011
The 10 best tweets of the week (in our opinion)
Sunday, December 18, 2011
We wanted to share these Twitter gems that made us chuckle this week
Here are some of the best tweets of the week (in our opinion).