Poll: Mendham-Chester Patch Report Card

Today is the three month anniversary of Mendham-Chester Patch and we want to hear your thoughts on how we're doing.

The training wheels are off! The 90 days probationary period has ended! We are firing on all cylinders!

Mendham-Chester Patch is now three months old!

If we were an infant we'd be coordinating arm and leg movement and developing early language skills! If we were a car we'd be due for a tune up! If we were a season it would be time to change!

So here we are, one quarter of the year down and we want to know from you how you think its going. We've been through a lot together, haven't we?

We began with my that not only gave you a great run down of how you could use our site but gave you a glimpse not only into the but through the video showed him still recovering from Bells Palsy on the left side of his face.

We had barely gotten our feet wet when , and immediately after that had major fires at , a fatal fire on and a grill fire on

We've seen residents for their business, and others close. caused a stir, as did the

In these 12 weeks I've and literally pursued an .

I've created a modern about what the new generation of Dads do.

But most importantly, I have walked amongst the community and made some amazing new friends.


So tell me, Mendham-Chester, how am I doing so far?


Grade us on the survey and then leave us some comments pointing us i the right direction.


Its been a pleasure launching this this with you all. Now its time to push the jets and explore that vast undiscovered country that lies ahead.

kate engelhardt April 24, 2012 at 10:42 AM
I love having your site pop up,I click on it all the time
Russ Crespolini (Editor) April 24, 2012 at 01:20 PM
Thanks Kate! I was wondering last night as I was putting this together if I was a masochist...people love telling you when you are doing something wrong...I appreciate you took the time for the compliment.
Natalie April 24, 2012 at 01:26 PM
I love it too!!! It is my go to for local town news.
Russ Crespolini (Editor) April 24, 2012 at 01:47 PM
Natalie! Thanks! Please keep reading, send us story leads and let us know what we can cover that you want to see!
Jack Schrier April 24, 2012 at 02:05 PM
Russ, having local news reported - and published - almost as it is happening is what makes Patch different and relevant. Glad it seems to be workng out, for writers as well as for readers. Glad the BP is behind you! Keep on keeping on.
Russ Crespolini (Editor) April 24, 2012 at 08:45 PM
Thanks Jack! I gave myself a "B" for typos, just so you know...
Alyssa April 25, 2012 at 03:42 AM
you are doing a great job, i never have been so informed of what is going on there is more of a sense of community
Russ Crespolini (Editor) April 25, 2012 at 03:45 AM
Oh Alyssa! Thank you! I love getting out there and being a part of these special towns. I so appreciate that. Our Patch really is a collaborative effort between the community and myself.


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