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Boston’s Best Of 2013

As 2014 draws closer, it’s time to look back on 2013′s high points in Boston. Join us in celebrating 2013′s successes by checking out our top five posts in Boston.

12/16/2013

The torch set off fireworks inside this safe. (Photo by Michael Rosenfield-WBZ-TV)

Two Suspected Burglars Killed When Blow Torch Ignites Fireworks In Safe

Two men who allegedly broke into a Hopkinton, New Hampshire business on Tuesday morning were killed in a massive explosion, officials said.

10/09/2013

(Photo courtesy: Newburyport Asst. Harbormaster Paul Hogg)

Six Rescued After Crashing Boat Onto Jetty Off Newburyport

A mishap off Newburyport left six boaters stranded on a jetty Thursday night.

07/06/2013

Fireworks Safety Demonstration

WBZ Water Cooler: Doctors Warn Of Firework-Related Eye Injuries

Dr. Dan Briceland from the American Academy of Ophthalmology, says bottle rockets cause some of the most serious eye injuries, but even sparklers pose a very real threat.

06/30/2013

File Image (Photo credit should read JACQUES DEMARTHON/AFP/Getty Images)

State Fire Marshal Warns About Bringing Fireworks Into Mass.

As the Fourth of July draws closer, Massachusetts’ fire marshal is warning motorists that it’s illegal to bring fireworks into the Bay State.

06/24/2013

Watching Fireworks

Best Firework Displays Across the Country

From the patriotic heart of Washington, D.C. to the big city flash of New York, these spots are known for their impressive summer events.

06/21/2013

FBI investigates discovery of fireworks in Watertown

Fireworks Found In Watertown Donation Bin

Federal agents responded to the Francis Food Mart in Watertown after suspicious items were found there Wednesday afternoon.

04/24/2013

NH store says marathon bombing suspect bought fireworks in February. (Photo credit Jim Armstrong)

NH Store: Boston Bombing Suspect Bought Fireworks

The older of the two Boston bombing suspects bought two mortar kits from a New Hampshire fireworks store in February.

04/23/2013

Ben Bertini was injured in a fireworks explosion.

Fundraiser Underway For Boy Injured In NH Fireworks Explosion

A fundraiser is underway to help a two-year-old boy injured in a fireworks explosion.

07/26/2012

Walpole Police

Walpole Police Save Fellow Officer Who Suffered Heart Attack

Walpole Police Officer Robert Simmons had a heart attack in a room with about 50 other officers on July 3rd.

07/17/2012

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