In case you missed them, here's Wakefield Patch's top five headlines from July 2 to July 6, 2012. Click on each headline to read the full story:
Here's the schedule for Wakefield's 2012 Independence Day Celebration, with information about the fireworks, annual activities schedule, and parade.
Wakefield's annual 4th of July Parade is expected to bring in more than 50,000 spectators in 2012.
Police say a Somerville man was in possession of heroin and hit a parked car in Wakefield.
The congressman's brother-in-law spoke out against him after the sentencing.
Celebrate the 4th of July with these fireworks displays scheduled in the Greater Boston area and North Shore of Massachusetts.