A walk around Lake Quannapowitt

Meaghan Hudson

May 9, 2014

In the small suburb outside of Boston, known as Wakefield, there is a crown jewel smack right in the center commonly known as Lake Quannapowitt. You are always able to tell when it's springtime again in Wakefield because the ...


Taylor Guarino

May 9, 2014

Looking for a the best ice cream ever? Head on down to the old-fashioned ice cream parlor, Cravings, right here in the center of Wakefield. This old fashion ice cream parlor has been around in Wakefield since 1920, but was not origi...

A Short Biography of Wakefield Native Scott Brown

Scott Brown

May 9, 2014

Nick Glennon D Block 4/15/14 You have probably heard that former Massachusetts Senator Scott Brown is a pretty local guy. The popular Republican political figure is a known Wakefield native. Or perhaps you’ve never heard of ...

The Floral Way

Elizabeth Germino

May 9, 2014

Lining part of the beautiful Lake Quannapowitt with flowering cherry and apple trees is a living memorial to the Armed Services called The Floral Way. Every spring this living memorial blooms into perfect bursts of color, connec...

A History of Wakefield

Shannon Fairweather

May 9, 2014

Paradise, the happiest place in the entire world, heaven on earth, what could it be? Disney? Hawaii? Paris? No, it is the wonderful Wakefield Massachusetts!   Wakefield has some of the most interesting history in all of...

A History of the Beebe Library

Sadiya Croshaw

May 9, 2014

Wakefield’s Lucius Beebe Memorial Library was Wakefield’s very first established library. The library has been around for more than 150 years. The town committee realized that Wakefield was in need for a library so in order ...

A History of Lake Quannapowitt

Jill Cataldo

May 9, 2014

People in the town of Wakefield say, “What would Wakefield be without the lake.” It’s true what would fill that huge mass of land? Lake Quannapowitt is one of the two lakes in Wakefield and is the largest of the two. La...

The Forest Glade Cemetery

Louise Canavan

May 9, 2014

Though graveyards have been given a bad representation for being dark and scary, cemeteries can also be used as places for public gatherings and other community events. One cemetery that fits this description is the Forest Glade...

Dunkin Donuts or Honey Dew?

Nicole Pecjo

April 29, 2014

Nicole Pecjo   Dunkin Donuts vs. Honey Dew Donuts Donuts, coffee, and muffins oh my! Breakfast foods are so popular, but the question is, where’s the better place to go? Dunkin Donuts or Honey Dew Donuts? The morn...

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