This week's decision was a difficult one, a tough field of candidates--and such diverse events that no answer was wrong. Despite that, there was a clear winner based on poll results--with no new reviews posted.
However, first a mention of the runners up. Tied for third, both the , and (nominated for its lectures, slideshows and other events). They also received the comment love on , garnering positive feedback from our users.
In second place, the was only a handful of votes behind the ultimate winner, and launched a strong social media campaign. Most of their programming is also posted on the Events Calendar.
It was a tough contest, and the winner----ultimately took 42 percent of the votes. They are known for programs like the series, , and their other events, like .
Here are the Winners' Circle standings thus far: , the . to ; joined for last week; the top ; along with , the ; , ; the best at ; spot ; with ; and home of the .
We hope you'll stop by each of the places nominated for the poll, and leave a review on the site when you do. Check the Events Calendar regularly for events at all of the candidates.
Best of Patch Readers' Choice 2012 is going on summer hiatus; this will be the last poll contest for a while. We plan to be back in the fall with more contests that highlight our local businesses and places — so you can find the 'best of' Brookline.