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No re-election: Rep. Robert Watson announced he was not seeking re-election. One Facebook fan said "after last week, I would say I don't blame him." What do you think?
Summer reading: Patch has teamed up with best-selling author James Patterson to encourage children to read more during the summer. Patterson has suggested reading for four age groups. Find out what the mystery writer thinks kids should be reading.
Best of the best: Starting Monday we'll be relaunching Readers' Choice with new categories and a new style. Watch for it so you can nominate your favorites.
She's baaack! Editor Elizabeth McNamara returns today! Thank you for letting me cover your town for a few days!