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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 15 hours 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 3 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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Boston Globe
Worker suffers serious injuries in fall in Longwood medical areathe Longwood medical area Tuesday afternoon, fire officials said. The incident
Worker suffers serious injuries in fall in Longwood medical area
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
the Longwood medical area Tuesday afternoon, fire officials said. The incident happened near 25 Shattuck St., according to Boston Fire Department spokesman Steve MacDonald. He said the man fell at least three stories. The address where the... Read more
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Boston Globe
4-alarm fire burns through Hyde Park homeA 4-alarm fire spread through a Hyde Park residence on Thursday, the Boston Fir
4-alarm fire burns through Hyde Park home
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
A 4-alarm fire spread through a Hyde Park residence on Thursday, the Boston Fire Department said. Firefighters responded to a building fire at 1044 River St. around 3:28 p.m, according to the department’s Twitter. The two-and-a-half-story,... Read more
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Boston Globe
4-alarm house fire in Hyde Park displaces eightBoston Fire Department The 4-alarm blaze was extinguished at about 5 p.m. Thur
4-alarm house fire in Hyde Park displaces eight
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
Boston Fire Department The 4-alarm blaze was extinguished at about 5 p.m. Thursday. Eight people were displaced Thursday after a four-alarm fire tore through a three-family home in Hyde Park, a Boston fire official said. The fire broke out at 1044... Read more
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Boston Globe
Blaze in Mattapan injures two firefightersA two-alarm Mattapan fire on Friday night left two firefighters with minor inju
Blaze in Mattapan injures two firefighters
Boston Globe / Posted 16 days ago
A two-alarm Mattapan fire on Friday night left two firefighters with minor injuries at a home at 18 Alabama Street, the Boston fire department said. The fire displaced three residents — one adult and two children — who lived on the first floor of... Read more
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Boston Herald
Signs around town point to Pokemon crazegoing to the new places and seeing the landmarks ... I wanted to make something
Signs around town point to Pokemon craze
Boston Herald / Posted 17 days ago
going to the new places and seeing the landmarks ... I wanted to make something that was in the real world.” Outside of a Boston Fire Department station on Boylston Street, O’Brien Jones posted a sign reading: “All firefighters are napping. In... Read more
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Boston Globe
$1M fire in South Boston caused by oily rags stored in plastic bagsmaterials sparked a four-alarm fire that raced through two brownstones under re
$1M fire in South Boston caused by oily rags stored in plastic bags
Boston Globe / Posted 22 days ago
materials sparked a four-alarm fire that raced through two brownstones under renovation in South Boston Monday night, the Boston Fire Department said Tuesday. “A contractor had stored oily rags in plastic bags on the first floor of the building... Read more
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Boston Globe
4-alarm fire tears through under-renovation Southie homeBoston Fire Department A four-alarm fire raged Monday evening through a buildi
4-alarm fire tears through under-renovation Southie home
Boston Globe / Posted 22 days ago
Boston Fire Department A four-alarm fire raged Monday evening through a building on East 4th Street in South Boston. A four-alarm fire tore through a house under renovation in South Boston on Monday night, displacing about five neighbors and... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Construction worker survives after getting leg stuck in cement...Thorne said. Firefighters aren't commenting on the extent of the worker's inju
Construction worker survives after getting leg stuck in cement...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 26 days ago
Thorne said. Firefighters aren't commenting on the extent of the worker's injuries, but they did call for help from the Boston Fire Department after realizing how bad the situation was. Investigators are trying to determine whether the man was... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Construction worker survives after getting leg stuck in cement...Thorne said. Firefighters aren't commenting on the extent of the worker's inju
Construction worker survives after getting leg stuck in cement...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 26 days ago
Thorne said. Firefighters aren't commenting on the extent of the worker's injuries, but they did call for help from the Boston Fire Department after realizing how bad the situation was. Investigators are trying to determine whether the man was... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Construction worker survives after getting leg stuck in cement...Thorne said. Firefighters aren't commenting on the extent of the worker's inju
Construction worker survives after getting leg stuck in cement...
Dayton Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
Thorne said. Firefighters aren't commenting on the extent of the worker's injuries, but they did call for help from the Boston Fire Department after realizing how bad the situation was. Investigators are trying to determine whether the man was... Read more
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Boston Globe
Westbound Ted Williams Tunnel closed by car firedrivers to be wary of disruptions to traffic coming from Logan International Ai
Westbound Ted Williams Tunnel closed by car fire
Boston Globe / Posted 27 days ago
drivers to be wary of disruptions to traffic coming from Logan International Airport and Route 1. Steve MacDonald, a Boston Fire Department spokesman, said the fire has been put out, and State Police will determine when it is appropriate to... Read more
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Boston Globe
More blazes caused by smoking materials, fire chief warnsin less than a week, he added. Twenty-three units were affected, leaving 54 peo
More blazes caused by smoking materials, fire chief warns
Boston Globe / Posted 27 days ago
in less than a week, he added. Twenty-three units were affected, leaving 54 people displaced. In both 2014 and 2015, the Boston Fire Department responded to roughly 55 fires caused by discarded smoking materials each year, according to Finn. This... Read more
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Boston Globe
Small fire quickly extinguished on Orange Lineincident, said Joe Pesaturo, an MBTA spokesman. The MBTA said on its website t
Small fire quickly extinguished on Orange Line
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
incident, said Joe Pesaturo, an MBTA spokesman. The MBTA said on its website that the Orange Line is experiencing moderate delays due to Boston Fire Department activity at Massachusetts Avenue. The fire department didn’t immediately have a comm... Read more
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Boston Globe
City urging 5 percent cut in overtime costs for major departmentshe added. City data show that overtime hours increased 34 percent in the Boston
City urging 5 percent cut in overtime costs for major departments
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
he added. City data show that overtime hours increased 34 percent in the Boston Police Department and 17 percent in the Boston Fire Department between 2010 and 2015. Tyler called the city’s efforts to reduce overtime spending a worthwhile... Read more

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