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Extreme heat creates safety concerns across New England

Posted on AllSides June 20th, 2024
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Schools in Newton, Massachusetts, have canceled after-school activities as the blistering hot weather continues. Newton, Norwood and Boston Public Schools all have half days Thursday and Friday. And Worcester Public Schools ended the school year early due to lack of air conditioning in many of its buildings. But it can be really dangerous for people who have to work outside, like a medical emergency caught on camera in Roslindale on Wednesday. Boston fire officials said one of the men working on a roof was overcome by heat exhaustion. They said...

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