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Firefighters tend to a house fire in Dorchester on Sunday afternoon. (Photo by Boston Fire Department)

Firefighters Battle Dorchester House Fire

Firefighters battled a house fire in Dorchester on Sunday afternoon.


Lightning likely caused a fire on Adams Street in Dorchester on July 1. (WBZ-TV)

Lightning Strike Likely Caused Dorchester House Fire

Firefighters believe a Dorchester fire was likely caused by lightning strike.


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Woman Dies In 2-Alarm Dorchester Fire

Fire officials said they will investigate the blaze along with Boston police and the Suffolk County District Attorney’s office, which is standard protocol.


Frayed wiring on a Christmas tree sparked a Dorchester fire. (WBZ-TV)

Wiring On Christmas Tree Sparks Dorchester Fire

Boston firefighters knocked down the flames on Friday night, though 12 people were displaced by the fire.


Bellflower Street Fire. (Credit; Boston Fire Historical Society)

Remembering The Bellflower Street Fire 50 Years Later

It’s about as silent as an anniversary can be with no ceremony and no memorial. The day was marked only by anecdotes of the day an entire neighborhood almost burned to the ground.


13 people are homeless after a fire in Dorchester. (Boston Fire)

Cigarette Caused Dorchester Fire That Left 13 Homeless

Thirteen people are homeless after a fire tore through their triple decker on Colonial Avenue Saturday night.


Fire on Fox Street in Dorchester

Cigarette Blamed For Dorchester Fire That Caused $1.2 Million In Damages

Boston fire investigators say the careless disposal of a cigarette is to blame for a fire that tore through three triple deckers in Dorchester on Wednesday.


Crews were battling a fire in a triple-decker on Thursday. (Photo Credit: Boston Fire/Twitter)

Firefighters Battle 5-Alarm Blaze At Dorchester Triple-Decker

Firefighters were battling a large blaze at a triple-decker in Dorchester on Thursday.


Flames started shooting out of the home just before 6 a.m. (Photo courtesy: Boston Fire Dept.)

Teen, 5 Firefighters Hurt In Dorchester House Fire

A 13-year-old boy and five firefighters were hurt in a fire at a multi-family home in Dorchester early Monday morning.


A fire on Maxwell Street in Dorchester caused about $200,000 worth of damage.  (Photo Credit: Boston Fire/Twitter)

Fire In Dorchester Triple Decker Leaves Firefighter Injured

An electrical short circuit is being blamed for a fire in a Dorchester triple decker that injured one firefighter on Saturday.