Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Quote for the day:
Some would apparently prefer a society where all-wise elites would decide what each of us "needs" or "deserves." The actual history of societies formed on that principle -- histories often stained, or even drenched, in blood -- is of little interest to those who mistake wishful thinking for idealism
Monday, May 28, 2012
Chairman of the Board of Selectmen, Betsy Sheeran greets the audience at this year's Memorial Day commemoration.
Brownies from Wakefield Girls Scouts drop rose petals around the town's World War II monument on May 28, 2012 during commemoration.
Meanwhile a member of the Wakefield High School Marching Band plays taps to close out the ceremony at Veterans Memorial Common. (photographs by Frank Conte).