Open two windows and read this as you register.
I admit, the Registration can be frustrating BUT once you get through it once, it's smooth sailing every time you log in. and when you think about it, $100,000 is nothing to sneeze at.
Your new Orange Supt. Lynn McMullin already has voted for the Orange entry.
Whatever version of a story I have up as the lead, you will find this sentence, Tell your friends on Facebook, Tweet it out to everyone you know, e-mail your relatives with the link.
Register before you vote:
When you register you will be asked for:
a password (this will be a password you create just for the contest registration)
AS A PATCH EMPLOYEE I DO NOT SEE ANY OF THIS INFORMATION. IT ALL GOES THROUGH A COMPANY COMPUTER THAT MAKES SURE IT IS A HUMAN AND NOT A COMPUTER PROGRAMMED TO FIX THE VOTES.
If a pink strip with the message "The e-mail address YOUR E-MAIL ADDRESS is invalid" pops up, DON'T PANIC
It will ask if you want to sign in with your Facebook account. If you do (the easiest way) click on the Facebook box.
If you don't, simply go through the registration procedure again (It's just easier on Facebook)
** DON'T WORRY, WE DON'T HAVE ACCESS TO THIS INFORMATION, JUST THE COMPANY COMPUTER. NO SPAM WILL BE SENT TO YOU.
with a yellow box stating that you have to verify your account should appear, when it does, go to your e-mail and click on the blue link Patch has sent you to verify your contest account. which brings you back to the contest page.
Click on "Return to the contest home page."
Click on "Finalists" and in the box next to "Leaders" choose "Top Rated"
Find "Peggy Koether Orange ct"
You are on the right one if the top of the video screen above the wreath in the left hand corner says "OrangeCTPatchHouse."
Click on the Red Rectangle that says "Vote For This House"
A box should appear that says Thanks for voting,
Share my vote with my Facebook friends:
Click Skip if you Don't want it on your Facebook page.
The Next time you log in you ONLY have to input your e-mail address and password then vote.