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San Antonio Express-News
Five-alarm fire destroys Boston warehouseIn this Saturday, June 25, 2016 photo provided by the Boston Fire Department, f
Five-alarm fire destroys Boston warehouse
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
In this Saturday, June 25, 2016 photo provided by the Boston Fire Department, firefighters work to put out a blaze at the Hyde Park Masonry and Landscape Supplies in Boston. (Boston Fire Department via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT less In this Saturday,... Read more
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Boston Globe
One-alarm fire damages St. Elizabeth’s lab buildingon Saturday morning. The fire was limited to a fourth-floor room in the labora
One-alarm fire damages St. Elizabeth’s lab building
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
on Saturday morning. The fire was limited to a fourth-floor room in the laboratory building at about 10:30 a.m., said Boston Fire Department spokesman Steve MacDonald. “They extinguished the fire and were about to clear the smoke,” said... Read more
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Boston Globe
Roof deck fire results in estimated $500,000 in damagesto 32-34 Hancock St., a five-story brick condominium, shortly after 7 p.m., acc
Roof deck fire results in estimated $500,000 in damages
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
to 32-34 Hancock St., a five-story brick condominium, shortly after 7 p.m., according to Steve MacDonald, spokesman for the Boston Fire Department. The fire was knocked down in about 20 minutes, leaving residents of the condo’s 16 units displaced,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Man dies after being pushed into Charles River by 'acquaintance,' police sayHospital in “grave condition” after being pulled from the river at about 5:20 p
Man dies after being pushed into Charles River by 'acquaintance,' police say
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
Hospital in “grave condition” after being pulled from the river at about 5:20 p.m. by the state police marine unit and Boston Fire Department divers, according to authorities. Quintero-Flores was arraigned Wednesday in Charlestown Municipal... Read more
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Boston Globe
Man pushed into Charles River by acquaintance dies from injurieswas not aware that his friend was unconscious or sleeping at the time,’’ Herman
Man pushed into Charles River by acquaintance dies from injuries
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
was not aware that his friend was unconscious or sleeping at the time,’’ Herman wrote. When State Police Marine Unit and Boston Fire Department divers pulled Harrison from the Charles, he did not have a pulse, police wrote, but doctors at the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Man pushed into Charles River by acquaintance dies from injuriesdock near the Massachusetts Avenue bridge at the time, according to Procopio.
Man pushed into Charles River by acquaintance dies from injuries
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
dock near the Massachusetts Avenue bridge at the time, according to Procopio. The State Police Marine Unit and Boston Fire Department divers pulled Harrison from the river about 20 minutes later, Procopio said. Quintero-Flores is being... Read more
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Boston Globe
State Police rescue man from Charles RiverTuesday evening, officials said. The man was rescued from the water at about 5
State Police rescue man from Charles River
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
Tuesday evening, officials said. The man was rescued from the water at about 5:20 p.m. by the State Police Marine Unit and Boston Fire Department divers after he entered the river from a dock near the Massachusetts Avenue bridge, according to a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Police investigating potential drowning in Charles RiverState Police say the adult man was pulled from the water around 5:20 p.m. by a
Police investigating potential drowning in Charles River
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
State Police say the adult man was pulled from the water around 5:20 p.m. by a state police marine unit and Boston Fire Department divers. The man, whose name is not being released at this time, was taken to Brigham and Women’s... Read more
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Boston Globe
13 displaced in East Boston apartment fireBoston Fire Department Boston fire estimates damage at $150,000. Thirteen peo
13 displaced in East Boston apartment fire
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
Boston Fire Department Boston fire estimates damage at $150,000. Thirteen people were displaced in a two-alarm apartment fire in East Boston Monday night, fire officials said. No one who lived in the three apartments at 784 Saratoga St. was... Read more
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Boston Globe
Back Bay fire quickly put outof a brownstone in the Back Bay, fire officials said Monday. Nobody was injure
Back Bay fire quickly put out
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
of a brownstone in the Back Bay, fire officials said Monday. Nobody was injured, said Steve MacDonald, a spokesman for the Boston Fire Department. “They were able to get to it pretty quickly,” he said. “It didn’t go into the house at all.” The... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston firefighters fly to Orlando to assist nightclub shooting first responderssaid. The International Association of Fire Fighters asked for trained “peer s
Boston firefighters fly to Orlando to assist nightclub shooting first responders
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
said. The International Association of Fire Fighters asked for trained “peer support” firefighter counselors to help, the Boston Fire Department said on Twitter. The firefighters left for Orlando Monday morning. If needed, they will counsel... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston sends 2 firefighters with peer-support training to Orlandoin peer counseling are headed to Florida to support firefighters who responded
Boston sends 2 firefighters with peer-support training to Orlando
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
in peer counseling are headed to Florida to support firefighters who responded to Sunday’s mass shooting in Orlando. The Boston Fire Department received a request from the International Association of Fire Fighters through the local union for two... Read more
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Boston Globe
Making it big, the Pam family waybefore it was sold to Rolando Pam and later to his son Tyler, was destroyed. Tw
Making it big, the Pam family way
Boston Globe / Posted 17 days ago
before it was sold to Rolando Pam and later to his son Tyler, was destroyed. Two city firefighters were injured. The Boston Fire Department officially labeled the cause of the fire “undetermined.” However, an investigator for the company... Read more
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Boston Globe
Car fire snarls traffic on Interstate 93 SouthState Police and the Boston Fire Department are at the scene of a car fire on A
Car fire snarls traffic on Interstate 93 South
Boston Globe / Posted 20 days ago
State Police and the Boston Fire Department are at the scene of a car fire on Albany Street off of Interstate 93, officials said. The ramp from I-93 South to Albany was closed, State Police said on Twitter just after 3 p.m.... Read more
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Boston Globe
Firefighters battle 4-alarm blaze in Hyde Parkare battling a four-alarm blaze that enveloped the enclosed porches of a two-fa
Firefighters battle 4-alarm blaze in Hyde Park
Boston Globe / Posted 20 days ago
are battling a four-alarm blaze that enveloped the enclosed porches of a two-family home on Austin Street in Hyde Park. Boston Fire Department spokesman Steve MacDonald said the blaze broke about 10 a.m. Firefighters arriving on the scene... Read more
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Boston Globe
Manholes ignite in Dorchester, power shut offbecame ignited at about 9:40 p.m. in the area of Lynnville Terrace and Washingt
Manholes ignite in Dorchester, power shut off
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
became ignited at about 9:40 p.m. in the area of Lynnville Terrace and Washington Street, according to Steve MacDonald, a Boston Fire Department spokesman. No one was injured. MacDonald said shortly after 11:15 p.m. that firefighters planned to... Read more
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Boston Herald
Boston police: 3 juveniles torched Roslindale school playground“The first thing she said was, ‘Did you see what they did to the playground? I
Boston police: 3 juveniles torched Roslindale school playground
Boston Herald / Posted 26 days ago
“The first thing she said was, ‘Did you see what they did to the playground? I can’t go to the jungle gym anymore.’ ” The Boston Fire Department estimated damages to the playground to be in excess of $10,000. The playground is insured for... Read more
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Boston Globe
Cruise ship captain suspended without pay after Boston Harbor groundingbefore 7 p.m. Saturday. All 137 passengers had to be rescued. The US Coast Guar
Cruise ship captain suspended without pay after Boston Harbor grounding
Boston Globe / Posted 28 days ago
before 7 p.m. Saturday. All 137 passengers had to be rescued. The US Coast Guard, the state Environmental Police and the Boston Fire Department all responded to help transfer passengers to another cruise ship, the Globe reported on Sunday. Nolan... Read more
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Boston Globe
Firefighters contain house fire in Mission HillBoston Fire Department Boston firefighters have contained a three-alarm fire t
Firefighters contain house fire in Mission Hill
Boston Globe / Posted 30 days ago
Boston Fire Department Boston firefighters have contained a three-alarm fire that broke out Sunday night at a two-family home in Mission Hill. No injuries have been reported in the fire at 43 Iroquois St. Officials arrived at the scene about 8:25... Read more
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Boston Globe
Wedding on cruise ship halted, when ship runs aground in Boston HarborNolan, general manager of the cruise line, said in an e-mail. The US Coast Gua
Wedding on cruise ship halted, when ship runs aground in Boston Harbor
Boston Globe / Posted a month ago
Nolan, general manager of the cruise line, said in an e-mail. The US Coast Guard, the state Environmental Police and the Boston Fire department all responded to help transfer passengers to another cruise ship. Georges Island is seven miles from... Read more
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Boston Globe
Harbor Tower apartments evacuatedwere able to stop the leak at the Harbor Tower apartments at 85 East India Row,
Harbor Tower apartments evacuated
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
were able to stop the leak at the Harbor Tower apartments at 85 East India Row, said Steve MacDonald, a spokesman for the Boston Fire Department. Nobody was injured, he said. Firefighters have opened up the doors and windows on the 27th floor to... Read more

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