We're launching a special edition of our popular Readers' Choice contest by asking Patch readers to pick their favorite businesses in a number of categories.
The deadline for nominations is July 9. For more categories, visit the .
Voting begins July 23. That's when you'll be able to choose the winners in each category by marking your preference in a poll of the top nominees.
When this process is finished in August, we'll have created a guide that friends, neighbors and visitors can use to find Livermore Patch readers' favorites.
Please pitch in.