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87-YEAR-OLD DIES IN COLUMBUS AVENUE FIRE

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An 87-year-old woman died early Thursday in a fire in her 5th floor apartment at 595 Columbus Avenue between 88th and 89th Streets. "It looks … Read the rest of this entry >>

ENORMOUS PILE OF DEBRIS WAS TOSSED FROM BURNING APARTMENT

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Boxes, pillows, clothing and dozens of other items littered the area around 640 West End Avenue on Wednesday, a day after firefig … Read the rest of this entry >>

LARGE RESPONSE TO FIRE AT 91ST STREET AND WEST END

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A fire at 640 West End Avenue at 91st Street on Tuesday afternoon brought a large FDNY res … Read the rest of this entry >>

NO INJURIES IN FIRE ON 82ND STREET

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Firefighters put out a fire in a first floor apartment at 41 West 82nd Street between Columbus and Central Park West within … Read the rest of this entry >>

MORE THAN 20 INJURED IN FIRE ON 59TH STREET; FDNY BLAMES CANDLE OR OTHER OPEN FLAME

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A fire that started in a third-floor apartment at 515 West 59th Street injured at least 21 people, including a seven-year-old … Read the rest of this entry >>

ONE SERIOUS INJURY REPORTED IN FIRE AT LOCAL UNIVERSITY NYIT

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A fire broke out on the 10th floor of the New York Institute of Technology at 1855 Broadway at 61st St … Read the rest of this entry >>

STREETS CLOSED BECAUSE OF UNDERGROUND ELECTRICAL FIRE ON BROADWAY

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The FDNY closed the Southbound side of Broadway between 102nd and 105th Street on Thursday morning around 9:15 a.m. as they waited … Read the rest of this entry >>

HERE’S WHAT A CAR PARKED ON TOP OF A FLAMING MANHOLE LOOKS LIKE AFTERWARDS

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The manhole fire on 105h Street tore through a sedan and postal truck on Tuesday night. Here's what the car l … Read the rest of this entry >>

FIRE ABOVE COPPOLA’S LEAVES A SMOKY HAZE, BUT NO INJURIES

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A fire broke out on the top floor at 206 West 79th Street above Coppola's restaurant on Friday afternoon. The blaze on 79th between Amst … Read the rest of this entry >>

FIRE IN SCALETTA KITCHEN CAUSES RESTAURANT TO CLOSE TEMPORARILY

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A fire at Scaletta at 50 West 77th street Sunday afternoon drew a large FDNY response and resulted in the restaurant being shuttered tempora … Read the rest of this entry >>

SMOKY FRIDAY AFTERNOON AS FIREFIGHTERS BATTLED TWO UWS BLAZES

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Two fires broke out on Friday afternoon around 2 p.m. One on the 8th floor at 470 … Read the rest of this entry >>

MONDAY MORNING FIRE DRAWS LARGE FDNY RESPONSE ON 72ND STREET

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Firefighters battled an electrical fire in the basement of a building on West 72nd street early Monday, blocking off the street as they put it … Read the rest of this entry >>

SIX FIREFIGHTERS INJURED IN MAJOR RESTAURANT FIRE ON 100TH STREET

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Six firefighters sustained minor injuries in a fire that started at a Chinese restaurant at 2642 Broadway on the corn … Read the rest of this entry >>

FIRE TEARS THROUGH POST-STORM TRASH MOUNTAIN

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A fire tore through a garbage pile on 92nd street between Broadway and West End Avenue on Wednesday night, tor … Read the rest of this entry >>

VIDEO SHOWS INTENSITY OF FIRE THAT INJURED 2 PEOPLE

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The videos below by Katie Keith Detting show the blaze on Oct. 6 at 210 West 101st street that injured two people and drew a response of 106 firefigh … Read the rest of this entry >>

TWO INJURED IN LARGE BLAZE ON 101ST STREET

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More than 100 firefighters were called to the scene of an apartment fire that broke out at 210 West 101st Street on Tuesday ni … Read the rest of this entry >>

ROOF FIRE ON WEST 88TH STREET DRAWS LARGE FDNY RESPONSE

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A fire on the roof of a brownstone on West 88th street Thursday night caused lots of smoke and drew 60 firefighters but … Read the rest of this entry >>

FIREFIGHTERS RACE TO CONTROL MAJOR FIRE ON RIVERSIDE BOULEVARD

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A massive fire broke out Saturday around 12:20 p.m. on a 21st-floor terrace at 100 Riverside Boulevard, a luxury apartment building at 65th street overlooking the Hudson R … Read the rest of this entry >>

EXPLOSION AND FIRE ON 98TH STREET KNOCKS OUT POWER TO BUILDINGS

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Kate sent in the photo above and description below of an explosion and fire on West 98th street between West End AVenue and Riverside Drive shortly before mid … Read the rest of this entry >>

TRASH CAN ON 93RD, BUILDING ON 76TH BURN ON WEDNESDAY MORNING

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Emergency personnel responded to a pair of fires Wednesday morning on the Upper West Side, and it's not clear what caused either of … Read the rest of this entry >>

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