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Pack Patch When You Head to College

From Facebook to apps, Apple Valley-Rosemount Patch is here to help you stay in touch with your hometown when you go back to school.

Want to bring along a little piece of home along when you head back to school? 

Whether you’re an eager freshman or a wizened senior, let help you stay in touch with your hometown while you’re off living the collegiate life.

  • Like us on Facebook: Let your newsfeed do the work as Oak Forest Patch posts information, photos and updates throughout the day.
  • Download the Patch app: Are you an iPhone girl or Android guy? Either way, Patch has you covered. The iPhone app highlights the top five most relevant stories and blog posts of the moment. Patch Places for Android will help you get to know the cheapest restaurants and the best places for a night out in your new college town.
  • Sign up for our newsletter: Whether you’re interested in the police blotter or the latest news from , or high schools, the top headlines will come straight to your inbox with our daily newsletter. 
  • Blog for Patch: It’s not all about us. We want to hear from you, too. Start a Patch blog to chronicle your adventures and keep in touch with your family, teachers and friends back home. 
  • Post an announcement: Make the dean’s list? Win a prestigious scholarship? Then shout it from the rooftops by sharing it on Patch.

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