(WHDH) - One firefighter was injured while battling a multi-alarm blaze that destroyed a Worcester business and blanketed a neighborhood in smoke on Tuesday. A 49-year-old man shot and killed a 37-year-old woman Saturday, according to the Worcester County DA. Residents in the city still feel the pain from that loss. All rights reserved (About Us). Community Rules apply to all content you upload or otherwise submit to this site. WBZ This Morning 09:20 - 92H AGO WORCESTER (CBS) — A large fire on the 1000 block of Main Street in Worcester shut down parts of the street midday on Tuesday. The former Worcester Evening News WORCESTER (CBS) – Twenty-nine people were forced out of their homes in a fire that hit two apartment houses in Worcester overnight. Four people led officers on a brief chase after shots were fired at a home on Lynwood Lane Friday night, police said. The fire is still under investigation. The shooting happened early Wednesday morning along Coes Street, according to police. These five things can cover a whole range of subjects and issues that we feel are pertinent to understanding what’s going on in the city and the cities and towns surrounding Worcester. (WHDH) - A firefighter was hospitalized after crews battled a 3-alarm fire at a home in Worcester early Sunday morning, officials said. Charlie Baker plans to announce Thursday that the curfew for table service at Massachusetts restaurants and liquor sales will be lifted, MassLive has learned. A Worcester, Massachusetts, fire lieutenant died early Wednesday as he and his crew attempted to save a baby and others from a raging fire. Worcester Cold Storage Tragedy. WORCESTER - Fire heavily damaged a house at 41 Westminster St. Monday afternoon. The Worcester fire of 1999 was dangerous, but the kind the firefighters fought several times each year. The collision happened along Southbridge Street early Thursday morning. Chief Michael Lavoie said in … The teens threw bricks at 19 vehicles Saturday afternoon, leaving at least one person with serious injuries. (WHDH) - Firefighters in Worcester battled a multi-alarm blaze at a postal and business center just hours after a fire lieutenant died while working at … Flames quickly spread to all four floors of the building in Sherbrooke Way, Worcester Park, after fire crews were called just before 01:30 BST. WORCESTER – A two-alarm fire on Outlook Drive on Tuesday has displaced up to 33 people, according to the Worcester Fire Department [WFD]. Firefighters largely knocked down the … The woman took a man's car at gunpoint along Main Street Monday afternoon, police said. Zacarias Ortiz Hernandez, 24, died while walking along a road near Guymon, Okla. He joined the Worcester Fire Department in 2010 and was promoted to lieutenant last year. The fire broke out early Tuesday morning in a home along Oxford Street in the downtown area. WORCESTER, Mass. He was a member of Ladder 5, Group 2 and assigned to the McKeon Road Fire Station. Chief Michael Lavoie said in … The fire broke out around 10 a.m. It was not the way to start the year for the six-people displaced on New Year’s Day. Officials are reporting a total of 73,601 new cases between Jan. 3 and Jan. 16. WORCESTER, MASS. Most of the damage was on the third floor and attic space of the building. On December 3, 1999, a five-alarm fire at the Worcester Cold Storage & Warehouse Co. building claimed the lives of six brave firefighters who responded to the call. Learn more in this 2000 Yankee classic. WORCESTER — The call came in at 1 a.m. A fire was raging through a three-family home on Stockholm Street, and there were reports of two people, including a baby, trapped upstairs. towns, ‘Dexter’ Showtime series to film in West Boylston and Boylston, Weekly COVID cases in Worcester drop by more than 300, as city plans to reopen public buidlings, Weekly COVID cases in Worcester drop by more than 300, but officials concerned with appearance of new contagious strain, 934 COVID cases reported in Massachusetts schools in past week, Number of ’high-risk’ COVID cities and towns in Mass. Bernie Sanders (and his mittens) hangs with Julian Edelman, visits Fenway as Inauguration Day meme gains popularity in Mass. A Worcester, Massachusetts, fire lieutenant died early Wednesday as he and his crew attempted to save a baby and others from a raging fire. Crews were called to 26 Oxford St. about 12:30 a.m. by a neighbor who reported they could see flames from the lower level of the house. Those trends are moving in the right direction,” Gov. The bullet passed through part of the cruiser before hitting the trooper, police said. WORCESTER, MA — The A&D Cold Storage warehouse in Worcester was badly damaged by a fire Wednesday afternoon that eventually grew to four alarms. The Worcester Fire Department is in the process of developing a strategic plan to guide its efforts on your behalf for the next five years. ... 1 person, about 12 dogs die in Holliston house fire. Aide accessibilité. Regular updated coverage of all Worcester news stories. Higgins also told fire company representatives that county officials plan to meet with fire department leaders to examine fiscal shortfalls. New Bedford had most student and staff COVID cases in past week; search your district here, Worcester School Committee requests more timely and transparent information on internet outages from Spectrum, See how many COVID cases there are in your Massachusetts city or town by Jan. 21, ‘Dexter’ series to film in two more Central Mass. The city asked drivers to avoid the area and expect detours. Bernie Sanders and his mittens are being placed in Massachusetts locations as viral meme from Inauguration Day continues to gain popularity, Heather Morrison | hmorrison@masslive.com, Davis Advertising headquarters in Worcester sold to owners of Masis Staffing Solutions, Curfew on Massachusetts restaurants to lift Monday; 25% cap on business capacity to remain in place, Worcester couple facing stimulus fraud charges tied to CARES Act loans, Worcester couple, Lucy and Richard Oworae, facing stimulus fraud charges tied to CARES Act loans, Massachusetts to lift curfew for restaurants implemented due to rising COVID-19 rates. The Worcester Firefighter's Memorial honors the brave men who have sacrificed their lives as members of the Worcester Fire Department. The Oworaes created fictitious companies for the loan applications, officials said. The couple applied for CARES Act business loans for companies that don't exist, according U.S. Fully remote students are not included in the report. He joined the Worcester Fire Department in 2010 and was promoted to lieutenant last year. Worcester, MA crime, fire and public safety news and events, police & fire department updates One firefighter was taken to… Six firefighters, known as the Worcester Six, died fighting the Cold Storage Fire in 1999; firefighter Jon Davies died fighting a fire on Dec. 8, 2011; and just last year, 36-year-old Christopher Roy died fighting a 5-alarm fire on Lowell Street. Adam Withnall @adamwithnall. Dark smoke and flames blew through the roof of the house in … He was a member of Ladder 5, Group 2 and assigned to the McKeon Road Fire Station. The latest map is based on data analyzed between Jan. 3 and Jan. 16. The employee was a caregiver at the Worcester-based health care system. The fire was started accidentally some time between 4:30–5:45 pm by two homeless people (Thomas Levesque and Julie Ann Barnes) who were squatting in the building and had knocked over a candle. Then something happened, and everything when black. Worcester Deputy Fire Chief Martin Dyer said firefighters were called out to the fire at 1:48 p.m. and found fire in the back. Worcester Firefighter Lt. Jason Menard was killed overnight in a 4-alarm blaze, officials confirmed Wednesday morning. WORCESTER, MASS. Firefighters battle 3-alarm fire in Worcester WCVB Boston. Massachusetts residents are having fun with the Bernie Sanders meme. Read the latest Worcester and Central Massachusetts news, information and more at MassLive.com Dark smoke and flames blew through the roof of the house in the hilly neighborhood off … NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS: 1/15: The latest happenings including LODD Notices, apparatus deliveries and orders, and department/agency news as well as up coming events, parades and benefits. Worcester Park fire: four-storey block of flats destroyed This article is more than 1 year old. 20 years ago, a fire in a vacant storage building in Worcester claimed the lives of the six firefighters. Because our focus is the community we serve, your participation in the process is invaluable to its success. Worcester police want to expand a gunshot detection program, which would come with a controversial crime prediction software. About 125 firefighters working to bring fire under control. Flames quickly spread to all four floors of the building in Sherbrooke Way, Worcester Park, after fire crews were called just before 01:30 BST. Robert Leger, 71, has been charged with murder for the September killing of a man whose property he lived on. A Worcester fire lieutenant is being remembered as a hero after he died while helping to save members of his crew early Wednesday in a fire in a multi-family home. Ibrahimo Jaques, 5, was missing for several hours on Christmas Day, according to police. Worcester firefighter dies, three others injured in four-alarm fire Lt. Jason Menard, 39, was killed while saving fellow firefighters who were trapped in the blaze, officials said. — Firefighter Christopher Roy, 36, died after battling a multi-alarm fire in Worcester Sunday morning, the Worcester Fire Department announced. 31 talking about this. Monday 09 September 2019 05:22. Firefighters were able to knock out the fire around 4 a.m. on Sunday. Stay up-to-date with the latest news, stories and headlines in Worcester, MA from Worcester Telegram . Firefighters responded to the home on Beacon Street overnight Sunday where they found heavy fire on the third floor that extended into the attic.