Monday, December 17, 2012
Check out who in the Chartiers Valley area was selected as the local winner of our 'Deck the House' contest!
Who has the best “decked” house in Chartiers Valley? This home uploaded by Annemarie D. with its white lights, reindeer and Santa Claus has the best holiday spirit in Bridgeville, Collier, Heidelberg and Scott Township! We had tons of national entries in this year’s Deck the House contest and in our quest to find the most over-the-top holiday decorations in the country, we’ve seen everything from a life-size Santa to holiday lights so bright they could blind the neighbors. We loved showcasing everyone’s holiday spirit, but Deck the House isn’t over yet. We’re still looking for the one home so spectacularly decorated that it could be the national grand prize winner of our contest. We will choose 24 finalists from all our entries across the …
Sunday, December 16, 2012
Share the photo of the child you love best with a nutcracker to enter Patch's "Nutcracker Tradition" contest. Winners will receive a pair of tickets to the Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre's upcoming holiday production of "The Nutcracker."
Attending a performance of "The Nutcracker" is a holiday tradition, and this year Patch wants to help you enjoy Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre's always-in-demand production of the classic story of Marie and her Nutcracker Prince. Enter Patch’s "Nutcracker Tradition" photo contest by sharing a photo or photos of your favorite child holding your family’s favorite nutcracker. Winners will receive a pair of tickets to attend a performance this month of Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre’s holiday spectacular "The Nutcracker." Starting today and until Dec. 18, you may enter our contest by uploading here your photo or photos of your favorite child with a nutcracker. Each Patch site in Western Pennsylvania will choose one winner and award one prize, using a …
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
The Pennsylvania winner, who will receive $250, will now be entered to win the $5,000 grand prize in Patch's Best Halloween Costume in America contest.
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
You know what they say—no (goblin) guts, no glory. Congratulations to Lucian Meckley, who has been selected as the Pennsylvania winner of Patch’s Best Halloween Costume in America Contest. Lucian was chosen from among the adults and children from across Pennsylvania who entered the contest. Parents posted hundreds of costume photos of themselves and their families from this Halloween or from years past. We had lots of ghouls, ghosts, and Honey Boo Boos to choose from, but we were won over by Lucian's recycling truck costume, assembled by Dad and Mom from cardboard, a set of stroller wheels and a frame built from re-purposed wood. As the winner of the $250 prize for the best costume in Pennsylvania, Lucian, of Germansville, Lehigh County, …
Thursday, November 1, 2012
We're searching for the best Halloween Costume in America. Enter yourself or your kids for a chance to win $5,000.
Does your little ghost or goblin have the best costume in Bridgeville, Collier, Heidelberg, Scott or South Fayette? It doesn’t matter if you’re Lady Gaga or Lady Liberty for Halloween—if you have an awesome costume, showcase your creation in our Best Halloween Costume in America Contest. Last year, the headless boy from Wyckoff, NJ, won. This year, it could be you. Enter our contest for a chance to win the $5,000 grand prize! Adults and children are eligible to enter. Parents can post costume photos of themselves and their families from this Halloween or from years past. Here’s how to enter: Simply click the green "Upload Your Photos and Videos" button above and upload your image (but first make sure you’re a registered Patch user). Then …
Friday, October 5, 2012
Wookie from Y108 will be broadcasting live tonight at Chartiers Valley's home game against Montour.
Chartiers Valley High School won the Y108 FM Boys of Fall contest and will have the radio station broadcast live from this tonight’s home game against Montour. With 2,387 votes, Chartiers Valley beat out Plum, Highlands and McKeesport to Y108’s Wookie broadcast the radio show from their stadium beginning at 7 p.m. Meanwhile, the school that receives the most votes all year from the Boys of Fall contest will grand prize pep rally starring , Lauren Alaina, an American Idol finalist and Mercury Nashville recording artist. Like the Chartiers Valley Patch Facebook page or sign up for our Daily E-mail Newsletter!
Tuesday, April 10, 2012
Share the photo of the child you love best with the toy he or she loves best to enter Patch's "Favorite Toy" contest. Winners will receive a pair of tickets to the Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre's upcoming production of "Coppelia."
Be it a well-loved doll, a tough-as-nails action figure, a sturdy truck or a worn-to-the lining stuffed bear, a special toy has been part of just about everyone's childhood. Patch readers, we'd love to see a photo of your favorite child along with his or her favorite toy. Why not share those charming photos in our "Your Favorite Toy" photo contest, and for doing so possibly win a pair of tickets to a great family-friendly performance? Starting today and until Wednesday, April 11, you may enter our contest by uploading here your photo or photos of your favorite youngster with a favorite toy. Each Patch site in Western Pennsylvania will choose one winner and award one prize, using a random drawing from entries submitted to each site. Each …
Monday, April 2, 2012
Below are guidelines for our "Your Favorite Toy" contest, running from April 2-11. No purchase is required to enter or win.
Monday, April 2, 2012
1. Eligibility: Patch’s Photo Contest (the “Contest”) is open only to legal residents of the 50 United States (including the District of Columbia) who are 18 years of age or older at time of entry. Employees, contractors, freelancers and bloggers of Patch Media Corporation, AOL Inc., their advertising or promotion agencies, those involved in the production, development, implementation or handling of Contest, any agents acting for, or on behalf of the above entities, their respective parent companies, officers, directors, subsidiaries, affiliates, licensees, service providers, prize suppliers any other person or entity associated with the Contest (collectively “Contest Entities”) and/or the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings and …