These were the top five stories on Milford Patch in 2012.
1. Milford Pics and Clips: you post your photos, readers come to see them. A simple formula that drew readers each week and made this running post the single most popular of the year.
2. Homicide on Main Street: the still-unsolved murder of a Milford man in his apartment on Main Street.
3. Wreck on Purchase Street: Milford police posted video and photos of the efforts of first-responders to free a man trapped in this one-car crash.
4. High School Guidance Director Arrested: the arrest of the former director of the Milford High School guidance department in Framingham led to his dismissal.
5. The single most-read police log of 2012 had this as a headline.