Pack Patch When You Head to College

From Facebook to apps to a daily emailed newsletter, North Fork Patch is here to help you stay in touch with your hometown when you go back to school.

It always feels good to bring along a little piece of home when you head back to school. And families and friends back home want to share news of what's happening, to stay close.

Whether you’re a recent North Fork graduate heading eagerly to freshman year, or a wizened senior, let North Fork Patch 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 North Fork Patch posts information, photos and updates throughout the day.
  • Follow us on Twitter.
  • Download the Patch appAre 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 newest restaurants or businesses to open, 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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