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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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Backdraft Danger And Keeping Firefighters Safe

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


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.”


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.


Boston Fire Chiefs On Fallen Firefighters

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


'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.


Back Bay Firehouse Becomes Memorial

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


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.


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