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Boston Globe
Early-morning fire displaces 9, causes $750,000 in damagesaid. The three-alarm fire began before 3:55 a.m. in the basement of a multi-f
Early-morning fire displaces 9, causes $750,000 in damage
Boston Globe / Posted 21 hours ago
said. The three-alarm fire began before 3:55 a.m. in the basement of a multi-family home at 24 Elm Hill Park, according to Boston Fire Department Spokesman Steve MacDonald. From there, the flames traveled up through a multi-story enclosure for... Read more
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Boston Herald
11 honored for Boston public servicekids to swim and leading an effort to introduce synchronized swimming. • Miche
11 honored for Boston public service
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
kids to swim and leading an effort to introduce synchronized swimming. • Michelle McCourt, human resource manager, Boston Fire Department, for creating a BFD recruitment program designed to increase diversity and create educational programs... Read more
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Boston Herald
Dozen families flee South End inferno— as possible culprits. “Under state law, you can’t have a propane tank on a r
Dozen families flee South End inferno
Boston Herald / Posted 12 days ago
— as possible culprits. “Under state law, you can’t have a propane tank on a roof, period, let alone with a grill,” said Boston Fire Department spokesman Steve MacDonald. Julia Lee told the Herald she was at work in her office in Copley Square... Read more
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Boston Globe
Sept. 13, 2016on the E Branch of the Green Line was suspended for about 70 minutes Tuesday af
Sept. 13, 2016
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
on the E Branch of the Green Line was suspended for about 70 minutes Tuesday after an MBTA trolley came into contact with a Boston Fire Department ladder truck on South Huntington Avenue, officials said. ‘This did result in severe delays,’ MBTA... Read more
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Boston Globe
Fire officials fighting two-alarm blaze in South EndBoston Fire Department Firefighters worked in an alley near the building. Bos
Fire officials fighting two-alarm blaze in South End
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
Boston Fire Department Firefighters worked in an alley near the building. Boston firefighters are battling a two-alarm fire in a building on Rutland Street in Boston’s South End. The blaze broke out about 3:30 p.m. in a four-story brownstone, fire... Read more
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Boston Globe
Green Line trolley and Boston fire truck bump each other, causing delays on Green Lineon the E Branch of the Green Line was suspended for about 70 minutes Tuesday af
Green Line trolley and Boston fire truck bump each other, causing delays on Green Line
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
on the E Branch of the Green Line was suspended for about 70 minutes Tuesday after an MBTA trolley came into contact with a Boston Fire Department ladder truck on South Huntington Avenue, officials said. “This did result in severe delays,’’ MBTA... Read more
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Boston Globe
Elderly man displaced after Dorchester firefloor, officials said. The blaze at 11 Woodcliff Street started around 9:10 p.
Elderly man displaced after Dorchester fire
Boston Globe / Posted 16 days ago
floor, officials said. The blaze at 11 Woodcliff Street started around 9:10 p.m. and was put out soon afterward, said Boston Fire Department spokesman Steve MacDonald. He said the fire was confined to the kitchen of an elderly man’s apartment... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Piece of steel beam from World Trade Center stops in BangorSeveral other Fire Department vehicles also were lined up out front to greet th
Piece of steel beam from World Trade Center stops in Bangor
Bangor Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
Several other Fire Department vehicles also were lined up out front to greet the group. District Chief Pat Nichols of the Boston Fire Department was among the riders accompanying the sacred steel. “We do it because it means a lot to us,” Nichols... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston hosts a piece of steel from 9/11 on its way to Newfoundlandborder Wednesday morning, officials said. New York City firefighters are bring
Boston hosts a piece of steel from 9/11 on its way to Newfoundland
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
border Wednesday morning, officials said. New York City firefighters are bringing the relic to Newfoundland in Canada, Boston Fire Department spokesman Steve MacDonald said. It’s a small token of gratitude for the people of Gander, where... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston firefighters to escort piece of World Trade Center steel from 9/11 to New Hampshirethe September 11, 2001, attack on the World Trade Center on Wednesday morning,
Boston firefighters to escort piece of World Trade Center steel from 9/11 to New Hampshire
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
the September 11, 2001, attack on the World Trade Center on Wednesday morning, according to a series of tweets from the Boston Fire Department. The motorcade for the steel, which will be led by a group of bikers, mostly retired New York City... Read more
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Boston Herald
Male body retrieved from Muddy Riveryesterday, in South Boston, lifeguards pulled an elderly man — whose name and c
Male body retrieved from Muddy River
Boston Herald / Posted 21 days ago
yesterday, in South Boston, lifeguards pulled an elderly man — whose name and condition were not released — from the water yesterday afternoon at the L Street Bath House. The victim was taken to the hospital, the Boston Fire Depa... Read more
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Boston Herald
Construction worker dies in crane accidentin the Longwood Medical Area yesterday, authorities said. “They were disassemb
Construction worker dies in crane accident
Boston Herald / Posted 21 days ago
in the Longwood Medical Area yesterday, authorities said. “They were disassembling a crane — he was on it,” said Boston Fire Department spokesman Steve MacDonald. Boston police said about 1 p.m. they were notified of an “accident... Read more
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Boston Globe
Firefighters battling a two-alarm fire in RoslindaleFirefighters are battling a two-alarm blaze early Sunday morning on Walter Stre
Firefighters battling a two-alarm fire in Roslindale
Boston Globe / Posted 22 days ago
Firefighters are battling a two-alarm blaze early Sunday morning on Walter Street in Roslindale, according to the Boston Fire Department. The fire broke out at about 11:50 p.m. Saturday at 139 Walter St. Firefighters faced “heavy fire on arrival,”... Read more
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Boston Globe
Coast Guard: All found safe in Hull water searchin the water.” The man was taken to EMS that were standing by, and the Coast G
Coast Guard: All found safe in Hull water search
Boston Globe / Posted 23 days ago
in the water.” The man was taken to EMS that were standing by, and the Coast Guard crew joined the Hull Harbormaster, Boston Fire Department, and Mass Port boats in searching for other people who were possibly in the water. According to the... Read more
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Boston Globe
At least 11 displaced in 4-alarm Allston blazeat least 11 people, fire officials said. Fire crews showed up at the house at
At least 11 displaced in 4-alarm Allston blaze
Boston Globe / Posted 26 days ago
at least 11 people, fire officials said. Fire crews showed up at the house at 30-32 Myrick St. at 12:25 a.m., the Boston Fire Department said on its Twitter account. Fire spread through the walls of the 2½-story building, quickly engulfing... Read more
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Boston Globe
Duck boat strikes overpass on Storrow Drivesmacked into a bridge while it was travelling eastbound, near the Massachusetts
Duck boat strikes overpass on Storrow Drive
Boston Globe / Posted 28 days ago
smacked into a bridge while it was travelling eastbound, near the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, around 6:30 p.m., Boston Fire Department Steve MacDonald said. No injuries were reported among the estimated 20 people who were aboard the... Read more

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