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Snapshot: Michael Kennedy On The Job

Michael Kennedy climbed the stairs with me and was greeted by my dinner guests. We all shared a light moment with this handsome firefighter interrupting our Easter supper.



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03/27/2014

Backdraft Danger And Keeping Firefighters Safe

The raging fire suddenly shot out of the windows as crews tried to fight the flames.


03/27/2014

Boston Fire Leaders On Department's Loss

There’s an old saying in the Boston Fire Department: “The first act of bravery is signing the papers to join.”


03/27/2014

Boston Remembers Two Of Its Own

The men who perished in the basement of 298 Beacon St. yesterday were remembered across the city on Thursday.


03/27/2014

Boston Fire Chiefs On Fallen Firefighters

Officials spoke with Boston Public Radio Thursday about the two fallen firefighters.


03/27/2014

'30 Years, I've Never Seen A Fire Travel That Fast'

The flames were raging out of control, fanned by 45 mile per hour winds sweeping off the Charles River.


03/27/2014

Back Bay Firehouse Becomes Memorial

At the Back Bay firehouse, flowers piled up outside the glass garage doors.


03/27/2014

2 Firefighters Die Battling Blaze Called ‘A Blowtorch’

Just weeks before the first anniversary of the Marathon bombings, tragedy struck again in the Back Bay.

03/26/2014

Two Firefighters Killed In Massive Back Bay Blaze

Two firefighters were killed in a fire that ripped through a Bay Back townhouse on Wednesday afternoon.

Credit Boston Fire Department