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Officials Deny Fire Union Claims
The New Bedford City Council questioned the condition of the city's public safety vehicles during Thursday night's meeting, but the person in charges of those vehicles is taking exception. The Council cited a letter from the firefighters' union stating the vehicles were falling into disrepair...
Protest Against Brownouts
Members of a group called N-B Brownouts picketed outside City Hall Thursday afternoon, protesting the ongoing shutdown of New Bedford fire stations on a rotating basis. Protestor Sara Daniels tells WBSM News, she's hoping for a response from the Mayor...
Firefighters Courage Praised
Hundreds of people have honored two fallen firefighters in a solemn ceremony at Boston's City Hall Plaza. Lt. Edward Walsh and firefighter Michael Kennedy died when they were fighting a fire in a brownstone apartment building in the back bay area on Wednesday. ...
Thousands of Toys Collected for New Bedford Firefighter Toy Drive
New Bedford firefighters and volunteers from the United Way of Greater New Bedford are spending the day distributing toys to several different area organizations. The 14th annual New Bedford Firefighters Union Toy Drive enlisted the help of nearly 20 local businesses and collected about 3,000 toys for needy children in Greater New Bedford...