Tag Archive for Fire

GoFundMe for Grove Street Fire Victims

On Saturday December 16th 2017 the apartment that my boyfriend and I were renting went up in flames. Everyone made it out safely with the exception of 3 cats that may or may not have escaped the blaze. Unfortunately we did not have renters insurance and we lost every possession we had. We left with…

It’s going to look a little smokey on Essex Street tonight

9.10.16 A crime drama has been filming in and around Lynn lately that takes place during the Detroit riots of the 1960’s. This weekend, they’re by the Essex County Courthouse on Essex Street and Lynn City Hall. Notice just went out that they’ll be using fog machines tonight and possibly through Sunday morning, and the Happens…

LYSOA starts GoFundMe for Recent Fire Victims

12/7/15 Bruce Place Fire Relief Fund Excerpt: On the morning of Friday December 4th, a devastating fire burnt down a three story apartment on Bruce Place in Lynn, MA being the city’s deadliest fire since 1999. The fire left four killed, two seriously injured, and 18 now homeless. The victims were only able to escape…

Fire on Essex Street

9/27/15 Jason Taglieri of Olde Soul Photography says, “Woke up to the smell of fire, like plastic burning. Shortly, the neighborhood was lit up from first responder vehicles. The smoke was thick in the air which gave the whole scene an eerie vibe. From what I was able to find out last night, thankfully nobody…

Dollar Tree fire not as bad as it looked

Fire at dollar store does dollars in damage (sorry) [UPDATE] According to a story in the Item today, the fire was caused by someone battling ice with a blowtorch. Shannon Thomas shared a photo on the fb page of what appears to be the Dollar Tree roof fully engulfed earlier today. My reaction to the…