My Love is a Gem Contest Rules

My Love Is a Gem Contest Rules

Contests are open to all legal U.S. residents eighteen (18) years of age or older, except employees and the families of the Elyria-Lorain Broadcasting Company and promoters and sponsors of this contest.

No Purchase is necessary to enter this contest. Contest begins on May 19, 2013 and ends at 11:59PM on August 25, 2013. Entries will be accepted via official contest entry point at and Additional entry points may be added at the station’s discretion. Log on during the stated contest period and follow the contest information. Valid contest entries must contain all information requested and must be received by the station on or before the deadline for registration. Limit one (1) online entry per name and/or verified email address. Internet entries will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry. Incomplete and/or multiple entries will be disqualified.

Winner will be chosen by a panel of judges based on the answer to the question, “My love is a gem because…” Winner will be determined on or about August 26, 2013 and announced on the WEOL Crusher broadcast on September 1, 2013. Winner will be invited to the Press Box during the September 5, 2013 game for prize presentation.

In all cases of awarding prizes, the winner must sign an affidavit of eligibility (The Rules), a W9 tax form and provide a photocopy of valid ID. All forms must be completed within 15 days of winning notification, or winners will forfeit their prize. As a condition of entering the contest, the winner agrees to be bound by these rules and consents to the use of his/her name, likeness and/or voice for additional publicity and advertising purposes carried out by sponsors without additional compensation. All entrants release The Elyria-Lorain Broadcasting Company, their advertisers, promoters of this contest, and their employees from any and all liability with respect to, or in any way arising from the contest, and acceptance or use of the prize, including liability for personal injury or death. Elyria-Lorain Broadcasting reserves the right to select alternate winners at random.

The Prize is a $930.00 gift certificate to Nielsen Jewelers located at 753 Broadway, Lorain, OH 44052 and 4 tickets (valued at $9.00 each –total $36.00) to the September 5, 2013 Crushers game. The jewelry certificate will be valid for one year from date of issue. Total prize value: $966.00

Prizes valued at $600.00 or over are subject to federal, state, and local laws. All taxes, including sales tax and federal tax, are the sole responsibility of the winner. There is no cash value and this prize cannot be refunded, transferred or exchanged. If winner cannot use the prize but accepts the prize, the winner will still receive a 1099 tax form and is responsible for all taxes. Void wherever restricted or prohibited by law.

Elyria-Lorain Broadcasting reserves the right to change these rules at any time during the promotion for any reason. Copies of these rules are available by sending a self-addressed stamped envelope (SASE) to: My Love Is a Gem Rules Request, P.O. Box 4006, Elyria, OH 44036 or visit our website at