Beacon Street Fire

An aerial view of the procession in West Roxbury. (WBZ-TV)

VIDEO: Final Salute To Firefighter Michael Kennedy

Boston firefighter and former Marine Michael Kennedy was given a final salute, Thursday morning.

04/03/2014

Wake for fallen Boston Firefighter Mike Kennedy in West Roxbury. (Photo from Jim Armstrong/WBZ)

Wake Held For Fallen Boston Firefighter Mike Kennedy

Thousands attended the wake for Firefighter Michael Kennedy in West Roxbury.

04/02/2014

Firefighters salute as the casket of Boston Fire Lt. Ed Walsh is escorted away from St. Patrick's Church in Watertown. (WBZ-TV)

Firefighters From Around World Pay Final Respects To Boston Lt. Ed Walsh

Thousands of firefighters from across the country and overseas came to Watertown to pay their final respects to a Boston firefighter who was killed with a colleague in a nine-alarm fire in the Back Bay last week.

04/02/2014

The flag draped between fire trucks  for the funeral procession for Lt. Ed Walsh. (Photo by Beth Germano-WBZ-TV)

Death Benefit Increased For Fallen First Responders

Death benefits paid to the families of public safety officers who die in the line of duty would be increased under a bill approved unanimously by the Massachusetts House of Representatives on Wednesday.

04/02/2014

The casket of Boston Fire Lt. Edward J. Walsh. (WBZ-TV)

Watertown Mourns Fallen Firefighter Ed Walsh

The firefighting brotherhood was on full display on the streets of Watertown, but joining them to witness the solemn procession were members of the public who never met Lt. Edward Walsh.

04/02/2014

The family of Boston Fire Lt. Ed Walsh outside St. Patrick's Church. (WBZ-TV)

Firefighters Return Lt. Walsh’s Wedding Band To Wife

When firefighters broke the news of Lt. Ed Walsh’s death to his wife, she had one request.

04/02/2014

The casket of Boston Fire Lt. Ed Walsh on Engine 33. (WBZ-TV)

VIDEO: Final Salute To Lt. Ed Walsh

Thousands lined the way to St. Patrick’s Church in Watertown to salute Lt. Edward Walsh, one final time.

04/02/2014

Firefighters line up to pay their respects at the funeral for Lt. Ed Walsh. (Kate Merrill/WBZ)

Thousands Of Firefighters Attend Wake For Lt. Ed Walsh In Watertown

Family, friends and colleagues gathered Tuesday to pay their respects to one of the firefighters lost in the Beacon Street fire.

04/01/2014

The memorial outside the Boylston Street firehouse continues to grow. (WBZ-TV)

Memorial Tribute To Fallen Firefighters Continues At Boylston Street Firehouse

Visitors continue to stop to pray, reflect and remember the two firefighters killed in a Beacon Street fire.

03/31/2014

Boston Firefighter Michael Kennedy (left) and Lt. Edward Walsh. (Photos courtesy: Facebook-Boston Fire Dept.)

Funeral Arrangements Announced For Fallen Boston Firefighters

The funeral arrangements have been announced for the two Boston firefighters killed while battling a Beacon Street blaze, last week.

03/30/2014

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