Madonna Badger Finds New Purpose With 'Women Not Objects' Campaign Years After Tragic House FireOn Christmas Day in 2011, fire ravaged Madonna Badger's home in Stamford, Connecticut. Her three little girls -- 9-year-old Lily, and 7-year-old twins Sarah and Grace -- became trapped and died. Her parents also died in the inferno.
Contractor Involved In Stamford Christmas Day Fire That Killed 5 To Pay $5 Million SettlementThe fire in Stamford killed 7-year-old twins Grace and Sarah Badger, 9-year-old Lily Badger, and their maternal grandparents, Lomer and Pauline Johnson.
Madonna Badger Marries Fiance Two Years After Fire That Killed Children, ParentsClutching a bouquet of white flowers, smiling from ear to ear, Badger proves life can go on, even after enduring the unimaginable.
Madonna Badger Describes 'Long Road Back' Since Tragic Christmas Day FireIn a Vogue magazine article, Madonna Badger details how she continues to cope with the loss of her 7-year-old twins Grace and Sarah, 9-year-old Lily and her parents.
Stamford Officials Put Extra Focus On Annual Fire Prevention Week Following Christmas Day Fatal FireThe city of Stamford has since passed a law requiring working smoke and carbon monoxide detectors for every home in the city.
Madonna Badger Speaks Out About Fatal Christmas Day Fire In Stamford Badger said that the bag of ashes didn't seem dangerous because her boyfriend, Michael Borcina, ran his hands over them before putting them on top of a plastic bin in a mudroom.
State’s Attorney: No Charges In Deadly Christmas Fire In Stamford In the report that was released Friday online, Stamford State's Attorney David Cohen called the blaze "an inexplicable accident."
Mother Files Notice Of Intent To Sue Stamford Over Fatal Christmas FireThe mother of the three children killed in a Christmas morning fire has filed a notice of intent to sue the city of Stamford, WCBS 880 Connecticut Bureau Chief Fran Schneidau reported. Her parents were also killed in the fire.
Insurance Co. Says Contractor 'Misrepresented' Work Before Deadly Stamford Christmas Fire Utica First Insurance Co. argues in a lawsuit filed this week in New York that Michael Borcina misrepresented the number of employees with his company, Tiberias Construction, its sales and payroll, and size and type of work performed.
Father Of Girls Killed In Stamford Christmas Fire Embarks On Mission Of RemembranceIt’s difficult for Matthew Badger to deal with the loss of his three darling daughters, but he's turning his heartbreak into hope by helping other young children.
Deadly Stamford Christmas Fire Police Report To Be Turned Over To State’s AttorneyThree sisters and their grandparents died in the fire. The girls' mother, Madonna Badger and her boyfriend Michael Borcina, survived. Investigators determined the fire was started by improperly discarded fireplace embers.
Report: Matthew Badger May Sue Michael Borcina Over Deadly Christmas Day FireIn January, officials in Connecticut were scrutinizing the circumstances of the blaze, trying to determine if it was just a horrible accident or a crime.