Editor's Note: Voting in the polls will close at 11:59 p.m. on August 17, 2012.
Patch is all about making your life ridiculously easy. So why should it be hard to find the best pizza, Mexican restaurant or other local product or service?
That’s why we’re launching Version 2.0 of Readers’ Choice. We intend to learn from the real experts—you and your neighbors. The categories below will, in the following days, let the people know where they can find the best in local commerce, recreation and entertainment.
Just click on the link and vote. Feel free to share these links with your friends—in fact, we encourage you to do so. Let everyone know about the Readers Choice Awards on Patch.
We took nominatons from the community through July 9 and assembled our list of categories that people showed an interest in through their comments. The exception was "Fine Dining Restaurant," which was created solely at the discretion of the local editor (who has a lot of sole discretion around here, by the way).
And if you're wondering about Version 1.0 of Readers' Choice, it was used to choose the best , , , , , and . And just to change things up, we also let you choose the in town.
Rancho Santa Margarita is yours. You know it best. Help share the knowledge with the rest. And if you're unfamiliar with a business, try it on for size and see if it doesn't become your new favorite.
The attached PDF file contains rules for the Patch Readers' Choice Awards.
Below are the categories for Readers’ Choice 2012: