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Fire Smart

Fire Smart

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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Winter Weather Warnings, Watches in Effect Ahead of Snow

After a sunny and chilly start to our Saturday, clouds will be building in ahead of our next system that will bring snow showers for most of southern New England, beginning just after dinnertime in the west,...

DA: Man Killed, 1 Other Injured in Early AM Shooting
DA: Man Killed, 1 Other Injured in Early AM Shooting

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Police Teach Community What to Do in Active Shooter Event
Police Teach Community What to Do in Active Shooter Event

Police on Cape Cod hosted an active killer training session for members of the public Saturday morning in an effort to teach people how to protect themselves and others in a dangerous situation.

Russians Crush US Men's Hockey 4-0 in Scrappy Game
Russians Crush US Men's Hockey 4-0 in Scrappy Game

The U.S. men's hockey team was blanked by a revitalized Olympic Athletes from Russia team Saturday, letting in four goals, including two on either side of the second intermission, in a sometimes scrappy final...

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She Used Shiffrin's Old Skis: 7 Insane Facts on Ledecka Gold

Czech Republic's Ester Ledecka shocked the world in Pyeongchang Friday night when she took down Lindsey Vonn and the rest of the super-G field to become maybe the most unlikely gold medalist in the 2018...

In Case You Missed It: Ester Ledecka Pulls Off Huge Upset
In Case You Missed It: Ester Ledecka Pulls Off Huge Upset

The Czech Republic's Ester Ledecka pulled off an historic upset. She started as the 26th racer in the women's super-G but ultimately finished first. She finished the course in a time of 1 minute, 21.11 seconds....