Jay Fleming

Fire on South Street in Jamaica Plain. (Boston Fire photo)

Fire Destroys Two-Family Home In Jamaica Plain

The careless disposal of a cigarette is being blamed for a four-alarm fire in Jamaica Plain.


JP rooming house burns

Fighting fire and tough weather conditions, Boston firefighters battled a blaze at a rooming house in Jamaica Plain Tuesday morning. 


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Boston One Step Closer To Photo-Electric Alarms In Homes

What the city of Boston wants to require regarding smoke detectors might be different from what many residents have in their homes.