Fires caused by Christmas trees are not common but can be extremely dangerous when they occur.
Fire officials on the South Shore are furious over a plea deal being offered to two men charged in a series of arson fires.
New Hampshire State Fire Marshal William Degnan says this is the deadliest time of the year for home fires and carbon monoxide poisonings.
Two early morning fires on Wednesday have been added to the list of incidents Somerville investigators are looking to solve, after a long summer of constant fires.
Officials are offering a reward of up to $15,000 as federal, state, and Somerville investigators try to hunt down an arsonist.
A Middleboro man was linked by investigators Thursday to 24 arsons in southeastern Massachusetts since late last year.
The month between Thanksgiving and Christmas is the worst time of the year for kitchen fires.
Twenty-two-year-old Jonathan Grant was arrested just after midnight at his home on Crowley Street.
Investigators arrested the student in connection with three arson fires.
As cold as it is right now, and as much as it costs to heat our homes, the state is out with a warning.