A former Mattapan funeral director is facing 278 charges over accusations of stashing a dozen bodies in a storage unit.
Mayor Martin Walsh paid tribute to the two fallen firefighters by raising the Boston Fire Department flag at City Hall Plaza.
Funeral plans for the two Boston firefighters killed in the line of duty this week will be likely announced Friday, officials said.
Dozens of firefighters gathered inside a terminal at Logan Airport Thursday night to wait for family members of a fallen Boston firefighter to arrive.
Talking about prepaying funerals always seems to get listeners’ attention and some funeral directors who disagree with me.
The funerals for the victims of a Connecticut elementary school shooting are wrapping up after a wrenching week of farewells in Newtown.
For a third straight day Wednesday, funeral processions rolled through a grieving Connecticut town trying to make sense of the massacre of 20 first-graders and six adults in an elementary school.
The average funeral costs close to $8,000 and add in the reception and cemetery plot and you could be looking at $10,000 or more.
WBZ’s Dr. Murray Feingold observes the different ways people grieve at funerals.