March 10, 2016 marks the 75th anniversary of the Strand Theater fire in Brockton. On that day in 1941, thirteen firefighters were killed in one of the most disastrous burning building collapses in the country. Each year a ceremony is held at Brockton City Hall to honor the firefighters whose lives were lost in this […]
Bridgewater Fire Department responded to a call for an overturned boat on Lake Nippenicket just after 5:00 pm Tuesday, March 8th. Members of Group 2 responded with the engine, 2 ambulances, Special Ops vehicle, air boat and command cars. Witnesses reported two people in the water for an unknown duration of time. Further reports indicated a […]
BRIDGEWATER — With the Winter Storm Jonas scheduled to hit southern Massachusetts this weekend, the Bridgewater Police and Fire Departments, along with the East Bridgewater Police Department, remind residents to follow several safety procedures to ensure they are prepared during and after the inclement weather.