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Posted 04/18/2014 07:21:18 EDT
The residents of Laurel street have spent the year arguing with insurance companies in order to get their bullet riddled houses fixed. A bullet went into a room 2 feet over a toddler's bed. Another bu more »
Posted 04/09/2014 04:06:43 EDT
I think part of the reason that firefighters become firefighters and make such a big show at funerals is that they want to be recognized. Also-I can't imagine how they would ever stop doing such bi more »
Posted 04/05/2014 05:55:24 EDT
The point is that the deaths of the firefighters will be blamed on the welding, the building trades unions will take advantage of the assumed non-union status of the work, and we will never know wheth more »
Posted 04/04/2014 08:26:17 EDT
I think that MNMoore has a point.
Posted 04/04/2014 08:13:58 EDT
I think you might be wondering about FF Keith's recollections.
Posted 04/03/2014 05:25:27 EDT
Or doing a detail. If this isn't funded by the taxpayers (as the police union tells us time and time again) and an officers dies on the detail does this count as "line of duty"?
Posted 04/03/2014 07:23:44 EDT
My heart goes out to these and all families who are suffering the loss of a loved one. But........ would a DSS Social Worker's family get this payment if she was killed "in the line of duty"? Of cou more »
Posted 04/03/2014 07:15:48 EDT
I feel for Officer Mahoney's family but does "killed in the line of duty" really apply in his case? He wasn't responding to a call.
Posted 03/30/2014 06:49:46 EDT
In a 3-29 story , a fire spokesman said that there was not a trade off by Kieth but here he is quoted as saying he did let that go in order to search a basement apt. Will we find out that the hose was more »
Posted 03/20/2014 04:20:40 EDT
Why is organized labor getting a seat at the table according to this plan?
Posted 03/13/2014 06:57:46 EDT
Thank you for this story. I have no trust in the FBI, don't believe that Sean Collier was killed by the bombers and think that in order for this event to be honestly investigated we will have to go to more »
Posted 03/10/2014 08:00:15 EDT
Not a reason to elevate them to a level important enough for a ban.
Posted 03/09/2014 10:10:32 EDT
I agree in part. The tuition is not the expensive part of a public college education; it's the room and board. My kids all attended private colleges. We would have paid just as much at a state school more »
Posted 03/09/2014 10:00:14 EDT
Thank you SC member Tracy Nardone for wanting to see this flip-flop issue put to rest. These seniors are presenting a compelling argument but, unfortunately, Sean Guilfoyle is not one to accept defeat more »
Posted 03/06/2014 02:59:21 EST
Are the parade organizers funding the police presence, street closures, clean-up etc.? If not- then this seems like a no Brainer. Take the parade away from the current organizers and have the mayor ap more »
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Posted 02/25/2014 04:50:54 EST
Not all military have seen combat. I have an ex-brother in-law who spent his whole 20 year career in the US. He retired at 40 with a pension, health care etc. and doesn't need to work anymore. This is more »
Posted 02/16/2014 12:41:07 EST
The starting salary for a corrections officer with a high school degree or GED is $43850 while the starting salary for a DCF social worker with at least a Bachelors degree is $42787. We fire the socia more »
Posted 02/10/2014 06:37:30 EST
Ann Miller seems to be unaware that Boston has a separate EMS department. Like many Cities in MA, the fire department sends out an engine to medical calls. The usefulness of this practice is highly de more »
Posted 02/09/2014 10:04:04 EST
For whatever reason, it doesnât seem to be an attractive job.â Steve MacDonald, spokesman for Boston Fire Department with 18 women out of 1,470 1. The 24 hour shifts that would require 24 hr day more »