12 Injured in Fire on Riverside Drive

Seven civilians and five firefighters were reported injured in an apartment fire at 98 Riverside Drive off of 82nd Street early on Thur … Read the rest of this entry >>

Two Workers Saved from Dangling Scaffolding in Dramatic Rescue

A man and woman who had been working on the facade at 230 West 78th Street dangled precariously to the building when one side of the scaffo … Read the rest of this entry >>

Fire at West End Avenue Assisted Living Center

Emergency fire and rescue vehicles took over West End Avenue between 74th and 75th Streets Sunday afternoon around 1:40pm, answering an "all-hands" call for a fire at 305 West End Assisted Liv … Read the rest of this entry >>

Youth Counselor Wiped Out and Left Homeless by 101st Street Fire; ‘Reaching Out to My Community for Help’

Last week, a three-alarm fire brought 138 firefighters and EMS personnel to 241 West 101st Street, near Broadway. Seven people were injured. Anthony Trotter, a 26-year … Read the rest of this entry >>

Falling Tree Hits Person on West End Avenue

Winds have been very high on Monday, and the storm appears to have felled a tree on West End Avenue between 66th and 69th St … Read the rest of this entry >>

Two Injured in Chair Fire on 68th Street

A chair caught fire in a sixth-floor apartment at 25 West 68th Street early Monday, drawing a large response from FDNY and resulting in two inju … Read the rest of this entry >>

Yogi the Firehouse Dog, Named for 9/11 Hero, Dies At 15

Yogi, the beloved mascot of FDNY Engine Company 74 on West 83rd Street, has died, according to firefighters at the station. The Dalmatian wa … Read the rest of this entry >>

Fire Draws Large Emergency Response on 67th Street

A late-night high-rise fire brought out a large FDNY response, but thankfully no one was injured. The fire was on the top floor of the 26-story apartment building … Read the rest of this entry >>

A Cat’s Tale: Down From the Tree, But Still Lost in the City

There are conflicting reports about the conclusion of the tale of the cat that was caught in a tree for at least two days on West 89th Street between Columbus and Amst … Read the rest of this entry >>

On September 11, An Emotional Memory

The newest class of FDNY firefighters lined up at the Fireman's Memorial in Riverside Park on Wednesday morning, 18 years after 343 firefighters per … Read the rest of this entry >>

Smoking Manhole Leads to Power Outage; Let Us Know About Power Problems Through Heatwave

FDNY responded to a smoking manhole at 461 Central Park West (106th Street) this morning at 4:09 a.m., FDNY officials said … Read the rest of this entry >>

Trash Can, Ablaze

This morning, New York Times reporter Katie Rosman saw a trash can in flames at 77th Street and Broa … Read the rest of this entry >>

Fire During Palm Sunday Service Damages Items at Cathedral of St. John the Divine

As the parishioners gathered at the historic Cathedral of Saint John the Divine on Palm Sunday, a fire broke out in one of the basement storage … Read the rest of this entry >>

City Approves 775-Foot Tower on 66th Street; Opponents ‘Resolved to Fight On’

The Department of Buildings (DOB) has approved Extell’s revised plans for a 775-foot residential skyscraper at 50 West 66th Street, saying they now comply … Read the rest of this entry >>

Update: White Powder Found at UWS Post Office Draws Large Emergency Response, But Powder Deemed Harmless

White powder was found in the lobby of the Post Office at 215 West 104th Street on Friday night, but after a Hazmat … Read the rest of this entry >>

One Injured in Fire That Spread Through Broadway Apartment Building

A fire broke out in a third floor apartment at 229 West 101st Street near Broadway on Wednesday afternoon, drawing a large response from … Read the rest of this entry >>

One Person Injured After Small Explosion in Garbage Truck

A "small explosion" in a garbage truck near 90th Street and Columbus Avenue on Friday morning injured one person, according to the … Read the rest of this entry >>

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 >>

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