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Marathon musings: who is a hero?

Don’t read this if you’re tired of the non-stop coverage of the Marathon bombing.  Don’t read it if you’re not touched in some way by the tragedy that befell individual runners and bystanders or disturbed by the assault on our community.  575 more words


Malden Welding Company Linked To Deadly Beacon Street Fire

BOSTON (CBS) – People who live next to the fire scene at 298 Beacon Street were finally allowed to gather belongings Tuesday from their damaged apartments, packing them up and taking them to their new homes. 257 more words


CrossFit Florian Hosts 'WOD' For Fallen Firefighter

BOSTON (CBS) —Friends and former colleagues of fallen firefighter Michael Kennedy, turned out for a CrossFit workout in his honor, Sunday.

The event was run by two Boston firefighters who work and teach at CrossFit Florian. 144 more words


Soundbytes Of The Week: 4/4

BOSTON (CBS) – White House “cha-ching” for Big Papi. Welding touched off the Beacon St. conflagration. The last alarm for Walsh and Kennedy. Selected by WBZ’s Dave Mager.


Video Package: Fallen Boston Firefighters Remembered at Flag Ceremony

Filmed and edited by Nicole Jacques.

Boston Firefighter Michael Kennedy and Lieutenant Edward Walsh were killed in a 9-alarm Back Bay brownstone fire on March 26, 2014. 43 more words

A 12-scoop baseball helmet sundae? Sure. A beautiful gesture from the Boston firefighters, honoring their own. And the 12-year-old who shattered the Girl Scout cookie sales record.

Unbelievable, that there was another mass shooting at Fort Hood military base in Texas Wednesday. That’s two at the exact same base in five years!  Four dead, many more injured. 543 more words