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 >>

4 INJURED IN FIRE ON 61ST STREET; ANOTHER BLAZE ON 89TH

Four people, including two children, were injured in a fire at 249 West 61st Street early Thursday morning. The fire broke out on the first … Read the rest of this entry >>

AMID MASSIVE AMSTERDAM AVENUE FIRE, HEROIC BAR EMPLOYEES RACED TO FIND A BOY UPSTAIRS

The FDNY arrived at last Friday night’s four-alarm fire on Amsterdam Avenue, between 84th and 85th streets, in roughly three to five minutes, but … Read the rest of this entry >>

87-YEAR-OLD DIES IN COLUMBUS AVENUE FIRE

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 >>

LARGE RESPONSE TO FIRE AT 91ST STREET AND WEST END

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

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