2018 BPPA Pictures of the Year 01 Spot News 1. Marc Vasconcellos / Brockton Enterprise A two-alarm fire as four people rescued by Brockton firefighters at 23 Kenwood Street , Friday, August 17, 2018. 2. Nicolaus Czarnecki / Boston Herald BOSTON, MA – FEBRUARY 24, 2018: Members of the Massachusetts State Police wrangle a group of reckless dirt bike and ATV riders by creating a road block at the I-93 Southbound Massachusetts Avenue exit on February 24, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. During the confrontation one rider was shot in the ankle by a trooper, seven riders were arrested and nearly two dozen vehicles seized. 3. Mark Garfinkel / Boston Herald A driver abandons her car on Moore St., at Shirley St., after driving through during the height of today’s high tide. HM 1. Nicolaus Czarnecki / Boston Herald BOSTON, MA – MAY 30, 2018: Marilyn Abad lowers her 3-year-old son Alexander from a third-story window down to Boston firefighter Patrick Callahan in a desperate effort to escape the fire as crews work quickly to extinguish a two-alarm blaze on Woodward Street on May 30, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. HM 2. Faith Ninivaggi / Boston Herald ( 03/2/18 Quincy, MA) An unidentified man takes a baby from first responders after the child and woman were rescued from Sea Street. The rising tide and nor’easter wreaked havoc on the Houghs Neck area causing first responders to rescue residents from flooded homes. March 02, 2018.