Thursday, May 2, 2013
The winner will receive a pair of tickets to see the play on opening weekend at Aurora Theatre in Lawrenceville, Ga.
Thanks to everyone who entered our Lark Eden ticket giveaway contest! We asked you to tell us about your best friend. We then randomly selected a winner from all of the submissions. Our winner is Beth Farr! Here's what Beth said about her best friend: "My daughter is my best friend as we have fought some tremendous battles together theses past few years. She has always loved live theater as does her mom, her grandpa and his mom before her. She blesses my life both on stage and off." Congratulations Beth! Check your email for instructions on how to claim your prize, two tickets for the Saturday, May 8th performance of Lark Eden at 8pm at Aurora Theatre in downtown Lawrenceville, Ga. Enjoy the show! If you didn't win, you can still buy …
Wednesday, September 5, 2012
Patch readers from across Georgia have voted, and this boxer from Dacula is the big winner of our Top Dog contest.
Readers, we got 546 votes in our Georgia Top Dog contest and our runaway winner is boxer Maya Sweetheart with a whopping 121 votes! When you’re competing in a field of 10 finalists, that’s a big chunk of the voting. Five-year-old Maya lives with Heather and Brodie Gruver, their two children, and another boxer in Dacula. “She’s protective over the kids and over the house, very loving and very smart,” said Heather Gruver, who entered Maya’s photo into our contest. “She’s part of the family. Like any dog owner would say, she’s definitely become another family member, not just a pet.” May was born on Feb. 14, 2007, making her a Valentine’s Day puppy. The Gruver’s took Maya home when she was about six weeks old. One day, when Maya was about …
Wednesday, August 22, 2012
You have until 5 p.m. today to vote. Cast your ballot now!
Readers, we are happy to report that you submitted more than 700 photos of your canine companions to our Top Dog in Georgia photo contest. You shared photos of tiny Chihuahuas, and one of a 170-pound mastiff. You shared the picture of the loyal standard poodle who waits for the children at the school bus stop. There was also the basset hound that somehow got onto the kitchen counter. (We suspect he got help with that feat.) There were therapy dogs, dogs in tutus, nappers, ball fetchers, snugglers and swimmers. Big, small, smooth, fluffy - the dog world was well represented, and so was the world of warm-hearted pet owners. There were so many wonderful dog photos and personal stories that, frankly, the judges struggled to narrow this down to…
Wednesday, May 23, 2012
Five lucky people won tickets to see "The Fox on the Fairway" at the Aurora Theatre in Downtown Lawrenceville, Ga.
Congratulations to our winners of our contest for the Aurora Theatre! We gave away five pairs of tickets to see "The Fox on the Fairway," the theatre's final show of the season. Here are the winners' user names: Congratulations again and enjoy the show!