LIVE MARATHON: 7AM on WBZ-TV; 9AM on WBZ Radio; Race, Finish Line & Heartbreak on CBSBoston.com
Live Blog | Mile By Mile Guide | Road Closures | Best Spectator Spots | Forecast | All Marathon Coverage

Stephen Coan

(Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Blizzard Of 2015: Digging Out Safety Tips

The Blizzard of 2015 left two-to-three feet of snow across southern New England and authorities want you to be careful as you dig out Wednesday.

01/28/2015

(WBZ-TV)

Official Warns Of Fire, Carbon Monoxide Danger In Storm

If the lights go out during the storm, the Massachusetts fire marshal says people should take care not to make a bad situation worse.

01/26/2015

(Credit: Thinkstock)

Officials: Smoking Likely Cause Of Fatal Fire In Chelmsford

Massachusetts officials say smoking was the likely cause of a fire at an independent living center for seniors in Chelmsford that killed a 76-year-old woman.

01/02/2015

State Fire Marshal Stephen Coan in October 2014. (WBZ-TV)

Mass. Fire Marshal Warns Holiday Revelers To Be Careful

The Massachusetts fire marshal’s office is warning Christmas revelers to be careful and take a few moments to check their smoke and carbon monoxide alarms are in working order.

12/25/2014

The Elf on the Shelf. (WBZ-TV)

Elf On The Shelf Causing Fire Safety Concerns

Elf on the Shelf is a popular Christmas tradition, but it can also prove to be a dangerous one.

12/10/2014

(Photo credit PHILIPPE DESMAZES/AFP/Getty Images)

Fire Marshal Offers Tips To Avoid Christmas Tree Fires

Fires caused by Christmas trees are not common but can be extremely dangerous when they occur.

12/07/2014

A fatal fire at a Winchester assisted living facility (WBZ-TV)

Woman Dies In Apartment Fire At Winchester Assisted Living Facility

Fire officials say a 63-year-old woman has died after a fire at an assisted living center in Winchester.

12/04/2014

(Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

E-Cigarettes In Luggage On Planes Need To Be Regulated, State Fire Marshal Says

Federal regulators should consider further regulations on electronic cigarettes on airplanes, the state’s top fire official said Friday.

10/10/2014

Ashburnham fire (WBZ-TV)

Electrical Outlet Sparked Fatal Ashburnham Fire

The state fire marshal’s office announced on Saturday that an Ashburnham fire that killed an elderly woman started at an electrical outlet inside a child’s room.

09/27/2014

(WBZ-TV)

Will Your Carbon Monoxide Detector Protect You?

Many people don’t realize the devices are only good for five to seven years.

03/24/2014

more