Posted by Jeremy Shulkin
Today is the anniversary of one of the most significant dates in Worcester’s history. The Telegram has a write up of how Boston firefighters aided Worcester’s search team in looking for the bodies of those that perished.
“[W]hen a Worcester firefighter who was deceased was found, no matter who you were, you got off, you stood in the street,” he said. “Worcester firefighters were the only ones who would touch a deceased firefighter. That’s where the line was drawn, and we all understood why.”
For those of you who use Facebook as a way to memorialize, this picture has been making the rounds as a substitute for a profile picture:
[This one taken from former sheriff candidate Keith Nicholas’ page.]