We take pride in our work here at Patch and always strive to bring our readers interesting news. However, we must admit, sometimes the most interesting part of a great Patch story is the comments from readers that it sparks.
This week I thought I'd highlight interesting posts contributed by readers. Could be on a blog, on a story or on the Patch Boards.
Have a strong opinion about something in the community? Then head to the boards and post something!
Neighbors, Help Me Save Some Lives Meet Alexis. She wrote, "I am your neighbor and I hate cancer!" Perhaps you've seen her running around town? She is training for the Nike Women's Marathon and running in memory of an 11-year-old boy who died of Leukemia last month. Alexis would appreciate contributions in any amount. To help, head to her Board post for more information.
"Eradicate The Homeless" Blogger Rebecca Prine writes in earnest about her effort to help "Eradicate the Homeless" in Northeast L.A. Readers are commenting on her blog post. Let her know your thoughts.
"I am writing to ask you, my neighbors, about your thoughts and/or feelings toward your homeless neighbors and what you believe should be done in our community to address the problem of chronic homelessness. I am reaching out to all of you because it is our community and the solution, I believe, lies with us," she wrote.
Silver Lake Neighborhood Council Culture Reader Charles takes a stand about recent actions from the Silver Lake Neighborhood Council regarding a motion opposing gang injunction. Find out why he's so passionate in his board post.