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HEAT SAFETY

Boston, MA: During periods of extreme heat the City of Boston declares a heat emergency and open community centers as cooling centers. Please check on your neighbors and the elderly to make sure they're okay. Heat Wave: Three or more days of temperatures above 90 degrees Fahrenheit. Excessive Heat Warning: Daytime highs of…
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Strong Preparedness for a Hurricane – 4 Hour Near Miss of Boston, Super Storm Sandy 2012 Claimed 286 Lives.

ATLANTIC STRONG - Hurricanes have the power to cause widespread devastation, and can affect both coastal and inland areas. How to Prepare for a Hurricane explains how to protect yourself and your property, and details the steps to take now so that you can act quickly at a time when…
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Finish Line Opens at Boch Center Boston Shubert Theatre

Finish Line at the Boch Center Boston Shubert Theatre cast Omar Robinson, Lewis D. Wheeler, Amie Lytle, Sam Tanabe, Tonasia Jones, Danny Bolton, Katy Sullivan, Greg Maraio, Karen MacDonald, Ed Hoopman, Rachel Belleman, Paula Plum Boston, MA: - The world premiere of Finish Line: A Documentary Play About the 2013…
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New Hotline to Report Incidents of Bias-Motivated Threats, Harassment, and Violence

General’s Hotline at 1-800-994-3228 BOSTON – Following reports of harassment and intimidation of racial, ethnic and religious minorities, women, LGBTQ individuals and immigrants since Election Day, Attorney General Maura Healey today announced that her office has launched a new hotline for Massachusetts residents to report such incidents. “In Massachusetts, we…
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Strong Preparedness Alert

Boston, MA: Mayor Martin J. Walsh today alerted residents that September is recognized as National Preparedness Month. Sponsored by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) within the Department of Homeland Security, National Preparedness Month encourages Americans to take steps to prepare for emergencies in their homes, businesses, schools and communities.…
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Food Safety Tips for Areas Affected by Hurricanes

WASHINGTON, August 31, 2016 — The Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing food safety recommendations for those who may be impacted by Hurricanes. Be aware that flooding from heavy rain, damaging winds, and tidal flooding is possible. FSIS recommends that consumers take the following…
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Public Safety Situational Awareness Tool Launched

BOSTON - Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - Mayor Martin J. Walsh today announced the City of Boston's Department of Innovation and Technology (DoIT), in partnership with the BostonOffice of Emergency Management (OEM), has launched a "situational awareness" tool to coordinate operations and increase public safety measures during emergency and large-scale special events.…
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