Police & Fire

Video: Community Chat with Boston Fire Engine 8 (North End)

Boston Fire Department Lieutenant James White was this month’s invited guest for the Community Chat session at the North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC). Lt. White hails from Engine 8 at the North End’s Hanover Street and welcomes residents to stop by the firehouse to visit and bring their kids. BFD highlights the importance of smoke Read More…

Community Police & Fire

North End’s BFD Engine 8 Ladder 1 Support Eliot Girl Scouts

After weeks of postponing due to weather, the girls from North End Troop # 69168 hosted a Girl Scout cookie sale on Hanover Street last Saturday in front of the fire station. The girls would like to thank their local Boston Fire Department, Engine 8 Ladder 1, for all their help and support! The firemen Read More…

Community Police & Fire

Suffolk University’s Sigma Alpha Epsilon Chapter Presents a New and Improved Firefighters’ Boot

Suffolk University’s Sigma Alpha Epsilon (ΣΑΕ) fraternity worked with Metal Tronics Inc. to construct a new Firefighters’ Boot to replace the one that was stolen last year from the Hanover Street fire station.  The “fill the boot” money is collected to support the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA).   In September of 2013, Engine 8, Ladder 1 of Boston Fire, located at 392 Hanover Read More…

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Sigma Alpha Epsilon Chapter at Suffolk University to Replace Stolen Firefighters’ Boot

The ΣΑΕ fraternity at Suffolk University is working with Metal Tronics Inc. to make a new Firefighters’ Boot as a replacement for the one that was stolen last year from the Hanover Street Engine 8 / Ladder 1 station. The longstanding “Fill the Boot” collection supports the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA). The fire boot and empty Read More…

Community Police & Fire

Nazzaro Center Magnificent 7 Re-Boot

Seven extraordinary girls from the Nazzaro Center’s Youth Program showed amazing community spirit and displayed a sense of civic responsibility seldom seen in adults when they took it upon themselves to raise money for the North End fire station that had recently been robbed of their muscular dystrophy fundraising ‘boot’! Those familiar with the Hanover Read More…

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Engine 8, Ladder 1 and Galleria Umberto on Chronicle’s Hanover Street, Part 5

In the excerpt clip below, Chronicle TV5 visits Engine 8, Ladder 1 on Hanover Street and then stops in at Galleria Umberto for pizza and arancini. More at the Chronicle website. View more excerpts of the Chronicle episode on Hanover Street.