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The fire on East Cambridge Street in Lawrence early Thursday morning. (Photo credit: Lawrence Police)

2 Multi-Family Homes Destroyed In Suspicious Lawrence Fire

Two multi-family homes were destroyed in what’s being called a suspicious fire in Lawrence early Thursday morning.


Flag at half staff. (CBS File)

Flags At Half Staff For Hopkinton, NH Fire Chief

New Hampshire Gov. John Lynch has directed that flags be lowered to half-staff Saturday in honor of Hopkinton’s fire chief, who died of an apparent heart attack while on duty.


Lawrence Fire Station No. 6.

Lawrence Reopens Fire Station Closed In 2009 Budget Cuts

Historic Fire Station No. 6 in Lawrence is open again, more than two years after budget cuts forced it to shut down.


Lawrence Acting Fire Chief Brian Murphy as he reigned Thursday night. (credit: CBS)

Lawrence Fire Chief Abruptly Resigns

Acting Chief Brian Murphy told Mayor William Lantigua Thursday night that he is stepping down as acting fire chief after the Lawrence City Council voted to give more power to the mayor over Murphy’s position, and remove it from civil service.


File image (credit: LOUISA GOULIAMAKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Boston One Step Closer To Photo-Electric Alarms In Homes

What the city of Boston wants to require regarding smoke detectors might be different from what many residents have in their homes.