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 >>

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 >>

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