The ex-con who lured two firefighters to their deaths in a blaze of gunfire left a rambling typewritten note saying he wanted to burn down the neighborhood and “do what I like doing best, killing people,” police said Tuesday.
Two Massachusetts firefighters who died while battling blazes in separate towns last year are among those from 15 communities honored by Gov. Deval Patrick and Lt. Gov. Timothy Murray.
Rescue workers saved a rock climber who got stuck in a crevice off Podunk Road in East Brookfield.
A man suffered minor injuries when a tree fell on his truck in Wilmington Monday afternoon.
Police say the weight of two children hiding behind the large grave marker apparently dislodged it and caused it to topple.
A total of ten businesses were destroyed in a fire that leveled a Charlton warehouse Thursday night.
A five-alarm fire has destroyed a mill complex in central Massachusetts.
Firefighters tested the flammability of spray sunscreens after a Stow man was badly burned.
A private fireworks show in Abington was so large that firefighters parked nearby to keep an eye on it. Now the department is sending the homeowner a fire detail bill.
A Grafton man, recovering after being electrified, is grateful to Westborough Firefighters for saving his life.