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  1. Pair will be added to Wall of HonorRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2014 | Boston Herald

    The three families of Lt. Edward J. Walsh Jr. and Firefighter Michael R. Kennedy - the one they shared at Ladder 15, Engine 33 on Boylston Street and the two at home they were devoted to between answering bells - will come together once more Sept.

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  2. 'His actions spoke louder'Read the original story

    Apr 3, 2014 | Boston Herald

    Firefighter Michael R. Kennedy, whose exemplary life was lost in a Back Bay inferno, made his final run on Engine 33 yesterday, as it carried his American flag-draped casket through streets packed with the heartbroken - thousands of men, women and children who stood for hours stilled in silent reverence.

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  3. Eagan: Bond of brothersRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2014 | Boston Herald

    In the same church where the funeral of firefighter Michael Kennedy took place yesterday, Susan Eastman of West Roxbury spoke last week about the rare generosity of Kennedy and Lt.

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  4. Photo GalleryRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2014 | Boston Herald

    Boston Mayor Marty Walsh watches the arrival of the procession at the church for today's funeral mass for firefighter Lt.

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  5. Boston honors a fallen hero, firefighter Mike KennedyRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2014 | Boston Herald

    Thousands of jakes and Bostonians have gathered in West Roxbury this morning to honor the rich life and brave death of Boston firefighter Michael R. Kennedy.

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  6. Boston prepares to honor fallen hero Mike KennedyRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2014 | Boston Herald

    Thousands of jakes and Bostonians are preparing to gather in West Roxbury this morning to honor the rich life and brave death of Boston firefighter Michael R. Kennedy.

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  7. Investigators close to finishing fatal fire probeRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2014 | Boston Herald

    SOMBER PROCESSION: The family of Lt. Edward J. Walsh Jr. follows his casket out of St. Patrick's Church in Watertown yesterday.

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  8. Marine pals recall medal-worthy valorRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2014 | Boston Herald

    Firefighter Michael R. Kennedy, on the night the United States invaded Iraq in 2003, was a 22-year-old Marine standing guard at an Air Force base in California "when this vehicle smashes right through the gate."

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  9. Photo GalleryRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2014 | Boston Herald

    Michael Walsh, a brother of fallen Boston firefighter Lt. Edward J. Walsh Jr. carries a Lt.

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  10. House fast-tracks death benefits billRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2014 | Boston Herald

    Lawmakers are hustling to pass a bill hiking the death benefits for loved ones of fallen police and firefighters, with the Senate poised to take it up today as Boston buries another firefighter killed in last week's Back Bay inferno.

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  11. Gelzinis: A salute to courageRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2014 | Boston Herald

    Just eight days ago, fire Lt. Eddie Walsh jumped in the cab of Engine 33 and rode shotgun as the screaming pumper truck raced toward a fire on Beacon Street.

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  12. Lawmakers move to hike death benefit to $150,000Read the original story

    Apr 2, 2014 | Boston Herald

    House lawmakers are set to take up a bill today giving the families of two Boston firefighters killed in a Back Bay fire last week a $150,000 one-time payment, raising the amount of aid awarded for those who die in the line of duty.

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  13. Gelzinis: Tenor's voice offers solaceRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2014 | Boston Herald

    At St. Patrick's Church in Watertown this morning, the valiant spirit of Boston Fire Lt.

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  14. Mayor challenges Boston residents to sweep up cityRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2014 | Boston Herald

    Mayor Martin J. Walsh told a gathering of North End businessmen this morning his big dreams for the city include hosting the NCAA Final Four, but not sweeping under the rug the sections of Boston that are downright "filthy."

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  15. Funerals scheduled for fallen Boston firefightersRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2014 | Boston Herald

    The two Boston firefighters who died battling a nine-alarm blaze at a city apartment building are being laid to rest this week.

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  16. For fallen hero, firefighting in the bloodRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2014 | Boston Herald

    PROUD TRADITION: Boston fire Lt. Edward J. Walsh Jr., center, in 2005 with then-fire Commissioner Paul Christian, second from left, came from a long line of firefighters, with a dozen firefighters across two generations of family.

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  17. Fitzgerald: Camaraderie of firefighters is envy worthyRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2014 | Boston Herald

    What we're about to bear witness to is something we've all seen before, the arrival of firefighters from all across the nation, here to form a massive tapestry of oneness in farewells to two of their own.

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  18. Kids bring cheer to Boston firefightersRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2014 | Boston Herald

    TEAM PLAYERS: The South Boston Youth Hockey team sang their thanks for the firefighters at the Boylston Street fire station yesterday.

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  19. Officials use caution as investigation proceedsRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2014 | Boston Herald

    Authorities yesterday continued to probe what sparked Wednesday's raging inferno at the Beacon Street brownstone that claimed the lives of two firefighters, while a union official said the on-site supervisor's decision to pull firefighters spared additional lives.

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  20. Gelzinis: Requiem for a 'Rozzie Boy'Read the original story

    Mar 28, 2014 | Boston Herald

    For a little while yesterday afternoon, in between the flag-raising on City Hall Plaza and the candlelight vigil at Holy Name Church in West Roxbury, firefighter Michael R. Kennedy's mother sat in her Cohasset kitchen with the story of her son's frenetic, extraordinary life frozen in snapshots across her table.

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