Fitchburg

Fitchburg Fire Department received a thank you note from brothers they saved in November 2014. (Photo credit: Fitchburg Fire Department)

Fitchburg Brothers Who Survived Bonfire Explosion Thankful To Fire Department

Two Fitchburg brothers who were seriously burned by a bonfire explosion in November say they owe their lives to the firefighters who saved them.

03/24/2015

Elizabeth Hill (Photo credit Facebook)

Market Basket Worker Hit By Snowplow Dies

A 21-year-old Fitchburg woman has died from her injuries after being hit by a snowplow Friday night, officials said.

02/22/2015

A woman was seriously injured in a pedestrian accident involving a snowplow Friday in Fitchburg. (Image courtesy of Sentinel and Enterprise)

Woman Seriously Injured By Snowplow In Fitchburg

A woman was seriously injured when a snowplow struck her Friday evening in Fitchburg, police say.

02/20/2015

An elderly man was rescued after being trapped by flames in a Fitchburg home. (Image Credit: Fitchburg Fire Department)

Police Officers Pull Elderly Man From Burning Fitchburg Home

Two police officers heard a man screaming for help and pulled him from a burning home on Saturday morning.

02/07/2015

Purse secured in shopping cart (Photo credit Leominster police)

Police Warn Of Purse, Wallet Thefts At Mass. Market Baskets

Police are warning Market Basket shoppers to watch their purses.

01/14/2015

Weymouth rings donated to the Salvation Army (Photo credit Salvation Army)

Widow’s Gift Sparks Wave Of Diamond Donations To Salvation Army

One widow’s sentimental gift to the Salvation Army has led to donors dropping not just dollars, but valuable jewelry into red kettles across Massachusetts this season.

12/24/2014

Rich and Heidi Thayer (WBZ-TV)

Kmart Loses Fitchburg Family’s Layaway Order

A Fitchburg couple said the local Kmart stole their Christmas cheer when they lost their layaway order.

12/18/2014

Jason Rivers (WBZ-TV)

Man Who Killed Westminster Officer Seeks Release For Christmas

Jason Rivers admitted to fatally shooting a police officer in 1999.

12/18/2014

Jameson Carroll, 13, and his brother Jaxon Carroll, 11, were burned by a bonfire in the backyard of their home. (Photo credit: Carroll family)

Fitchburg Brothers Burned By Bonfire On The Road to Recovery

Two Fitchburg brothers who were seriously burned by an apparent bonfire explosion Saturday have received an outpouring of well wishes from the public while in recovery at Shriners Hospital for Children in Boston.

11/19/2014

Two brothers were seriously burned in a backyard bonfire. (WBZ)

Two Young Fitchburg Brothers Seriously Burned By Bonfire

Two children were seriously burned when one of them threw gasoline on a bonfire in Fitchburg, police said.

11/15/2014

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