Tuesday, April 30, 2013
The local bakery won a national contest.
The Oakmont Bakery is considered one of the nation's best! The local bakery came out on top in Bake magazine's "America's Best Bakeries" contest. The winner was announced late on Monday. Oakmont Bakery was one of a half dozen nominees selected this year by Bake magazine and featured on The Baking Channel's popular web TV series, "Discovering America’s Bakeries." People were asked to vote for their favorite bakery in an online poll. Oakmont Bakery received 54 percent of the vote. It will be featured in Bake's June edition. The bakery owned and operated by Marc and Susan Serrao since 1988 is a popular attraction for locals and out-of-staters who visit Oakmont. Stop in on Tuesday to get a free heart-shaped sugar cookie! Congratulations to …
Thursday, April 18, 2013
The bakery is one of a half dozen nominees in Bake magazine's "America's Best Bakeries" contest. Voting ends on Monday, April 29.
Fans of Oakmont Bakery listen up. The old-fashioned bakery needs your votes in Bake magazine's "America's Best Bakeries" contest. Oakmont Bakery is one of a half dozen nominees selected this year by Bake magazine and featured on The Baking Channel's popular web TV series, "Discovering America’s Bakeries." The bakery owned and operated by Marc and Susan Serrao since 1988 is a popular attraction for locals and out-of-staters who visit Oakmont. Only one vote per day is permitted, and the contest ends on Monday, April 29. So get to voting! The winner will be announced on bakemag.com and in the June issue of Bake magazine. To cast your vote, click here. __________________ Plum-Oakmont Patch is on Facebook and on Twitter . Don't forget to sign …
Friday, December 14, 2012
Details on how you can win!
Monday, December 10, 2012
Submit a photo of your decked out house this holiday season for a chance to win!
Tuesday, May 1, 2012
Drop your card in The Patch fish bowl and win a $25 gift card for the Plum cafe.
Have you seen The Patch fish bowl at Cafe Lola in Plum? The cafe at 2384 Golden Mile Highway has graciously allowed Plum-Oakmont Patch to put the aquatic container inside for area workers and residents to drop their business cards–or a slip of paper with a name and e-mail on it–in the bowl for a chance to win a $25 gift certificate. Anyone who wants to enter the contest will agree to have the Plum-Oakmont Patch daily newsletter to be sent to their email inbox every morning. It’s the best way to find out the most important news happening in Plum, Oakmont and Verona. In a few weeks, we'll have a Cafe Lola employee pull one business card, and Patch will award the winner with a $25 gift card to the restaurant. So drop your biz card into the …
Monday, April 23, 2012
We'll be at the Bottleshop Cafe near Bridgeville on Thursday night to meet with readers and discuss NFL Draft. Join us at the pub to win great prizes or discuss the draft with us online!
The NFL Draft this Thursday night couldn’t be happening at a better time for Pittsburghers after the elimination of the Penguins from the Stanley Cup Playoffs. So to welcome the unofficial start of the 2012 NFL season, Patch.com is throwing a first-round draft party at the Pittsburgh Bottle Shop Cafe near Bridgeville… and you’re invited! We’ll be hanging out at the restaurant and pub in Collier Town Square along Route 50 all night Thursday as top picks Andrew Luck, RG3 and others go off the board. We’ll be chatting football and watching as the players are drafted before the Steelers select their new superstar with the 24th overall pick. And if you sign up to receive our morning e-mail newsletter, you’ll be entered to win Patch swag or …
Saturday, April 7, 2012
Enter the Steelers Fan Image Season Ticket Design Contest.
Saturday, April 7, 2012
The Pittsburgh Steelers unveiled plans earlier this week for events to celebrate the team's 80th season, “The Year of the Fan,” as well as a logo commemorating the 80 seasons (1933-2012). This is the beginning of a broad range of events and festivities that will celebrate the legacy of the team, its players and its fans. The Steelers Fan Image Season Ticket Design Contest gives fans in the Plum-Oakmont area and all of Steeler Nation a chance to be on the face of Steelers’ tickets for the 2012 season. Now through Friday, April 20, Steelers’ fans can submit a 15-second video on Steelers.com with their three words about, “My Pittsburgh Steelers.” On Monday, April 23, 80 finalists will be announced. The 10 grand prize winners will be revealed …
Tuesday, April 3, 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 …
Friday, March 2, 2012
You’ve been voting for your favorite burger in Plum, Oakmont and Verona. Now, we’ll tell you who won!
For the past week, we’ve asked you to take our poll, add reviews and tell us where you found the best burger in the Plum-Oakmont Patch area. You told us—we listened! Readers have chosen Big Dogs Saloon in Plum as the restaurant with the best burger! Big Dogs received 25 of 42 votes in our poll, as well as several comments telling us they were the best. Verona's Rivertowne Inn came in second with 8 votes. Congratulations to Big Dogs! A Patch certificate saying our readers think your burgers are top notch is on its way. Display it proudly at your establishment! Check back with Plum-Oakmont Patch as we continue to ask you for your favorites! Editor's Note: Be sure to help out local businesses by leaving a review in their directory on Patch …