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People donate blood to the American Red Cross. (Credit: WBZ-TV)

Red Cross: Harsh Winter Leads To Decreased Blood Donations

Several snowstorms have led to a decrease in collected blood donations this winter, according to the American Red Cross of Massachusetts.

03/06/2015

Heavy flames could be seen through the roof of a Malden home. (Image Credit: Tim Gorman/@TMGormanPhotos)

Firefighters Battle 2-Alarm Malden Fire

Flames could be seen through the roof of a Malden apartment fire that reached two alarms on Saturday.

02/07/2015

A three-alarm fire in Quincy. (Photo credit Kevin Wiles Jr.)

3-Alarm Quincy Fire Causes $600K In Damage

No one was seriously hurt in the fire on Sunday.

01/04/2015

Blood samples (WBZ-TV)

Blood Type Could Determine Risk Of Certain Health Problems

Do you know your blood type? The answer could determine your risk of certain health problems later in life.

10/24/2014

One apartment building was destroyed and two others damaged by a nine-alarm Cambridge fire. (WBZ-TV)

Investigators Seek Public’s Help In Probing Cause Of Cambridge Fire

The early-morning blaze Sunday destroyed one building and heavily damaged two others on Allston Street.

07/28/2014

A woman at a makeshift memorial blocks from the finish line on April 17, 2013. (Photo credit STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Red Cross Offers Coping Tips On Marathon Bombings Anniversary

The American Red Cross shares helpful tips on how to prepare for the emotional struggles the anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings may elicit.

04/14/2014

Fire at 85 Lexington Street. (Boston Fire/Twitter)

Firefighters Battle 8-Alarm Blaze In East Boston

Firefighters were battling an 8-alarm blaze on Lexington Street in East Boston.

04/09/2014

Officer Dic Donohue and his wife Kim talk with a blood donor. (WBZ-TV)

Transit Police Officer Dic Donohue On New Mission To Save Lives

Officer Dic Donohue, who was severely injured in the shootout with the Boston Marathon bombing suspects, has found a very personal way to give back.

04/01/2014

Red Cross volunteers train for the Boston Marathon. (WBZ)

Red Cross Volunteers Touched By Bombing, Train For Boston Marathon

In Saturday’s nice weather, the training came easier for Boston Marathon teams, including one raising money for The American Red Cross.

02/23/2014

A burst water pipe at 364 Broadway in Lawrence displaced three dozen residents on Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014. (Credit: WBZ-TV)

Pipe Burst Displaces More Than 35 People In Lawrence

More than 35 Lawrence residents were forced out of their homes Saturday morning when a pipe burst inside their building.

01/04/2014

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