Large Fire at 83rd and Columbus Causes Police to Close Streets

FDNY was on the scene at a major fire at 83rd Street and Columbus Avenue on Friday around … Read the rest of this entry >>

UPDATED: Fire Kills One Man, Injures Two People on 87th Street

A fire Monday morning killed one person and left two others inj … Read the rest of this entry >>

Fire on Two Floors of UWS NYCHA Building Noted Among the Worst on Landlord Watchlist

Early Sunday morning, 60 firefighters responded to blazes on the 14th and 16th floors of 201 W. 93rd Street, the De Hostos Apart … Read the rest of this entry >>

Equinox Reopens, Closes and Reopens Again After Fire Damage

The Equinox gym on Broadway between 91st and 92nd Street was forced by the city and Con Edison to close its doors be … Read the rest of this entry >>

Photo of the Day: A Wreath to Remember Those Who Died on 9/11

FDNY Chief of Department James E. Leonard (at left) and Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro laid a wreath at the Firemen's Memorial in Riverside … Read the rest of this entry >>

Animal-Lovers Scramble to Rescue Cats as Feline Nonprofit Burns

A fire on Sunday left the owner of a cat rescue group in a scary situation. Bunny Hofberg runs Frankie's Fund For Feline Care and Rescue, a nonprofit … Read the rest of this entry >>

Ambulance and Five Other Vehicles Burst Into Flames on 73rd

Fire consumed six vehicles, including a Mount Sinai ambulance, on the Upper West Side around midnight on Tue … Read the rest of this entry >>

Two Middle-Of-Night Manhole Fires Cause Smoke and Loud Bangs (Updated)

Neighbors were awoken after 1 a.m. on Tuesday morning because of a manhole fire in front of 575 West End Avenue at 88th st … Read the rest of this entry >>

Fire Breaks Out at The Majestic

A fire broke out in a second floor apartment at the Majestic, an historic building at 8 West 72nd Street on Friday morning, and it was raging as of about 10:30 … Read the rest of this entry >>

Major Fire at Old-School Broadway Diner

A fire late on Monday at 2664 Broadway, the 10-story building near 101st Street housing the Broadway Diner, brought a large FDNY response and ap … Read the rest of this entry >>

One Person Seriously Injured in Fiery Two-Car Crash on Highway

One person was seriously injured in a two-car crash on the West Side Highway at 79th Street on Monday aftern … Read the rest of this entry >>

Five People Injured in Fire on 84th Street

Five people were injured in a fire on 84th Street and West End Avenue on Wednesday, with three going to the hosp … Read the rest of this entry >>

Van Bursts Into Flames Off of Central Park West

A vehicle in an outdoor parking lot next to 372 Central Park West at 97th Street caught on fire around 5 p.m. on Sunday, sending flames into the … Read the rest of this entry >>

What to Do When Your ‘Fireproof’ Building Catches Fire

A building once advertised as "fireproof" was engulfed in flames earlier this month, and now fire officials want residents to know what … Read the rest of this entry >>

Lenwich Sandwich Shop Closed After Fire

The Lenwich sandwich shop on Columbus Avenue between 82nd and 83rd Street was closed after a fire late on S … Read the rest of this entry >>

FRIED ELECTRICAL CABLES PULLED FROM THE WRECKAGE BELOW 71ST STREET; GENERATORS POWERING 2 BUILDINGS

The cables that burned under 71st and Broadway last week, causing hundreds of people to lose power, were piled on the street nearby on Tuesday mor … Read the rest of this entry >>

SEVERAL BLOCKS CLOSED AS CON ED WORKS TO RESTORE POWER AND FIX DAMAGE FROM FIRE

Several streets -- including all Northbound traffic on Amsterdam from 65th to 72nd Street -- remained closed on Friday morning after a major underground … Read the rest of this entry >>

HUNDREDS LOSE POWER AFTER SMOKY UNDERGROUND FIRE AT 71ST STREET

Dark smoke billowed from manholes at 71st Street and Broadway starting around 5:30 p.m. on Thursday because of an underground fire, an … Read the rest of this entry >>

JACOB’S PICKLES, STILL CLOSED AFTER FIRE, TO HOLD SPECIAL FUNDRAISER

Jacob's Pickles, among the most popular restaurants in the neighborhood, remains closed more than a month after a devastating fire at 509-511 Amsterdam Avenue be … Read the rest of this entry >>

GIRLS FROM MANHATTAN COUNTRY SCHOOL RAISE HUNDREDS FOR FIRE VICTIMS THROUGH BAKE SALE

Five girls from Manhattan Country School at 150 West 85th Street, organized a bake sale on March 23 to benefit the victims of the February 24th fire … Read the rest of this entry >>

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