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Taking a closer look at fire safety and fire prevention

Wednesday, Nov 8, 2017 at 09:20 PM EST

From Fire Victim to Firefighter: Scars Tell the Story

From Fire Victim to Firefighter: Scars Tell the Story

It’s been 46 years, since the accident and Phil Tammaro isn’t sure what he remembers or what he’s been told, but he shows us how he covered his face in the fire.

Thursday, Nov 9, 2017 at 06:34 PM EST

The Importance of Smoke Detectors

The Importance of Smoke Detectors

A lot of people still remain without smoke detectors.

Tuesday, Nov 7, 2017 at 10:25 PM EST

Hidden Dangers in Your Home

Hidden Dangers in Your Home

Fire safety inspectors check for hazards inside homes.

Tuesday, Nov 7, 2017 at 05:20 PM EST

Could Your Home Be a Fire Hazard?

Could Your Home Be a Fire Hazard?

The lightweight engineered wood used in large apartment and commercial buildings also appears in single family homes, builders say.

Tuesday, Nov 7, 2017 at 05:20 PM EST

Alarming Silence: Equipment Issue Nearly Killed Firefighters

Alarming Silence: Equipment Issue Nearly Killed Firefighters

Two firefighters, Lt. Justin Brigham and Scott Davis, were just 30 seconds away from a deadly flashover as they battled a fire in Oxford, Massachusetts — and thanks to the age of their equipment, no one heard...

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State to Waive Tax Penalties for Residents After Blasts
State to Waive Tax Penalties for Residents After Blasts

Residents trying to recover from the gas explosions and fires that rocked the Merrimack Valley more than a week ago have one fewer thing to worry about.

Harvard Law Students Protest Kavanaugh's Upcoming Course
Harvard Law Students Protest Kavanaugh's Upcoming Course

Far from the Supreme Court debates raging in Washington, four Harvard Law School students are taking a stand.

Columbia Gas Holds Job Fair to Expedite Repairs
Columbia Gas Holds Job Fair to Expedite Repairs

Columbia Gas is holding a job fair in Lawrence today to find skilled plumbers, electricians, and other workers to aid in the effort to restore gas service to 8,600 customers effected by last week's explosions...

A Temporary Cold Front Moves In
A Temporary Cold Front Moves In

Frost and freeze headlines up for northern New England through Sunday morning. Temperatures will drop into the 30s and 40s up there overnight. Coastal communities will be slightly warmer since ocean water...

Kavanaugh, Ford Agree to Testify on Thursday: AP Source
Kavanaugh, Ford Agree to Testify on Thursday: AP Source

Negotiators reached a tentative agreement Saturday for the Senate Judiciary Committee to hear testimony Thursday from Christine Blasey Ford, the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual...

Gun Control Activists to Speak at Harvard Kennedy School
Gun Control Activists to Speak at Harvard Kennedy School

Youth activists including Parkland shooting survivor David Hogg will be speaking at Harvard University about how to engage young voters.