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A group of MassPort firefighters waits for the family of a fallen Boston firefighter. (Photo credit: Max Widmer)

Massport Firefighters Greet Family Of Fallen Boston Firefighter

Dozens of firefighters gathered inside a terminal at Logan Airport Thursday night to wait for family members of a fallen Boston firefighter to arrive.

03/28/2014

Boston firefighter Michael Kennedy. (Facebook photo)

Fallen Firefighter Michael Kennedy Helped Injured NH Colleague

One of the two Boston firefighters killed in a Wednesday blaze came to the aid of an injured New Hampshire firefighter just three weeks ago.

03/28/2014

Fallen Firefighter Mike Kennedy transported to funeral home. (WBZ-TV)

First Responders, Public Honor Fallen Boston Firefighter Mike Kennedy

The body of Firefighter Michael Kennedy was escorted behind his own Ladder 15, seven miles to a West Roxbury funeral home.

03/27/2014

The TD Garden displays the Boston Fire Department logo on the ice prior to the Bruins-Blackhawks game. (Photo by Michael Hurley/CBS Boston)

Bruins Hold Moment Of Silence To Honor Boston Firefighters

Prior to Thursday night’s hockey game at the TD Garden, the Bruins held a moment of silence to pay respect to Boston’s two lost firefighters.

03/27/2014

The back side of the Beacon Street brownstone the day after the fatal fire there. (WBZ-TV)

‘Extraordinary Event’ In Basement Sparked Fatal Beacon Street Fire

Steve MacDonald, a Boston Fire Department spokesman, told reporters Thursday “nothing has been ruled in or out” and investigators are focusing on the building’s basement and “some kind of extraordinary event” that happened there.

03/27/2014

Boston firefighter Michael Kennedy. (Facebook photo)

Remembering Boston Firefighter Mike Kennedy: ‘Citizens Were Saved’

At Mass General Hospital Wednesday night, dozens of Boston firefighters strolled in solemnly by foot – others arrived by bus – to pay their respects to a fallen brother.

03/27/2014

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

Fund Established For Fallen Boston Firefighters

A memorial fund has been established to help the families of two Boston firefighters killed on duty Wednesday.

03/27/2014

Firefighters drape black bunting over the front entrance to Engine 33. (Photo by Bree Sison-WBZ-TV)

Boston Mourns 2 Fallen Firefighters

A makeshift memorial of flowers, candles and condolence notes are now outside the Boylston Street home station of Lt. Edward Walsh and Michael Kennedy, who died in the Back Bay fire Wednesday.

03/27/2014

The Beacon Street Fire, March 26, 2014. (Photo from Boston Fire/Twitter)

Emergency Radio Transmissions Recount Boston Fire Tragedy

The calls from firefighters and dispatchers illustrate how quickly the fire turned into a ‘mayday’ situation as both Walsh and Kennedy became trapped in the basement of the brownstone.

03/27/2014

(Photo courtesy: @MWilliamD/Twitter)

Boston Firefighters Battle Blaze At Back Bay High Rise

The careless disposal of smoking material sparked a large fire inside a condominium building on Mass Ave in Boston on Saturday.

02/01/2014

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