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Avalon Apartments Fire In NJ Concerns Mass. Firefighters

A massive fire that recently burned down a luxury apartment complex in New Jersey is serving as a wake-up call for Massachusetts firefighters.

01/23/2015

State Fire Marshal Stephen Coan in October 2014. (WBZ-TV)

Mass. Fire Marshal Warns Holiday Revelers To Be Careful

The Massachusetts fire marshal’s office is warning Christmas revelers to be careful and take a few moments to check their smoke and carbon monoxide alarms are in working order.

12/25/2014

Farmhouse destroyed by fire in Lunenburg (WBZ-TV)

Fire Destroys Farmhouse In Lunenburg

A fire destroyed a farmhouse in Lunenburg Monday night.

11/10/2014

Family members of Lt. Edward Walsh and firefighter Michael Kennedy accept a posthumous honor. (WBZ-TV)

Families Of Fallen Boston Firefighters Accept Medals Of Honor

The families of two fallen Boston firefighters accepted posthumous medals of honor from Gov. Deval Patrick.

10/28/2014

Massachusetts Fallen Firefighters Memorial in Boston (WBZ-TV)

29 Names Added To Mass. Fallen Firefighters Memorial

On a day that’s come to symbolize their commitment to saving lives, 29 names were added to the ring of honor, men who’ve lost their lives in the last year.

09/11/2014

Fire at triple decker in Lynn. (WBZ-TV)

Dozens Homeless After 4-Alarm Fire In Lynn

Firefighters battled a four-alarm blaze on Bennett Circle in Lynn late Tuesday afternoon.

08/05/2014

Hazmat situation at N-Tek in Lawrence. (Photo courtesy Lawrence Fire IAFF)

Homes Evacuated After Hazmat Incident In Lawrence

Four firefighters were transported to the hospital after responding to a hazmat situation on Ballard Road in Lawrence early Sunday morning.

07/13/2014

Boston firefighters battle a blaze on the roof of a Charles Street building. (WBZ-TV)

Hidden Danger Putting Firefighters At Risk For Cancer

Research has found significantly higher rates of respiratory, digestive and urinary cancers in firefighters than in the general population.

05/19/2014

Heavy flames at Suffolk Downs. (WBZ-TV)

Fire Damages Building At Suffolk Downs

Firefighters were battling flames and heavy smoke near the horse stables of Suffolk Downs race track Tuesday night.

04/29/2014

Four people were sickened by carbon monoxide in a Weymouth home. (WBZ-TV)

Carbon Monoxide Poisons 4 In Weymouth After Car Was Left On

A Weymouth couple thanks God they and their grandchildren are alive after a carbon monoxide scare at their home.

04/22/2014

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