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A May 8 brush fire on I-495 in Andover and Lawrence. (Image Credit: Dustin Fitch)

Brush Fire Danger Remains Amid Continued Dry Spell

There’s been a significant lack of rainfall in past weeks.

05/24/2015

Flooding in Peabody (Photo courtesy: Kevin Angelli)

Disaster Planning For Small Businesses

Most small businesses, especially ones run from home, have not given enough thought to planning for disasters.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/22/2015

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Haverhill Fire Chief Found Dead At His Home

Haverhill Fire Chief Richard B. Borden, 56, appears to have died of natural causes.

05/17/2015

The chief say all 7 people inside the home escaped. (WBZ-TV)

Woman Hit By Car After Escaping Northbridge House Fire

A woman was hurt after escaping a house fire in Northbridge early Friday morning.

05/15/2015

A man died after a shed explosion at a Dracut home (WBZ-TV)

Man Dies After Shed Catches Fire In Dracut

A 58-year-old Dracut man has died from his injuries after the backyard shed he was in caught fire.

05/13/2015

A Bolt Bus caught fire on the Mass. Pike in West Newton (Photo Courtesy Larry Abend)

Mass. Pike Bolt Bus Fire Began In Engine Compartment, Investigators Say

The fire that burned through a Bolt Bus on the Mass. Pike at the height of rush hour Monday started in the engine compartment, investigators said.

05/12/2015

A Bolt Bus caught fire on the Mass. Pike in West Newton (Photo Courtesy Larry Abend)

Bolt Bus Catches Fire On Mass. Pike During Evening Commute

A Bolt bus caught fire while driving on Mass. Pike eastbound in West Newton during the evening commute Monday.

05/11/2015

Jason Given of Lawrence. (Image Credit: Lawrence Police Department)

Lawrence Man Fire Marshal Called ‘Serial Arsonist’ Held Without Bail

Police have arrested a “serial arsonist” for his alleged role in a suspicious fire that displaced multiple families.

05/08/2015

Structure fire in Gardner (Photo credit Josh Stephano)

Fast-Moving Fire Destroys Two Buildings In Gardner

A fast moving fire destroyed two vacant buildings in Gardner Tuesday afternoon.

05/05/2015

Plymouth firefighters put out a fire at First Parish Church. (Photo credit: David Curran)

Woman Arrested For Allegedly Starting Fire In Plymouth Church

A woman has been arrested after fire officials say she set a fire in one of the oldest churches in New England.

03/29/2015

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