It has already been two years since Oakdale Patch launched in this community and I have one thing to say: Thank you.
While I have personally only been covering Oakdale at Oakdale Patch for the past six months, I can see that this site is successful solely because of the support from YOU — the community.
It is evident that Oakdale residents care very much for their community, whether it's through donating Christmas gifts to families in need or opening a homeless shelter at the local parish.
Thank you for continuing to support Oakdale Patch for the last couple of years. We at Patch are looking forward to many, many years to come serving this community!
To celebrate this anniversary, I will be setting up a booth at the Winter Wonderland event from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. this Saturday (Dec. 15) at the Oakdale Discovery Center.
We will be handing out Patch gear as well as offering a raffle where you can win local prizes donated from area businesses (let's just say both adults and children will love the prizes).
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