RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Fire Department of New York

A collection of news and information related to Fire Department of New York published by this site and its partners.

Top Fire Department of New York Articles

Displaying items 23-33
  • Explosion in N.Y.'s Chinatown hurts 10, including 4 firefighters

    Explosion in N.Y.'s Chinatown hurts 10, including 4 firefighters
    At least 10 people were injured, including four firefighters, after an explosion started a fire in an apartment building in New York City's Chinatown on Thursday afternoon, officials said. The extent of the injuries was not yet clear, and local media...
  • Two new cable documentaries examine Hurricane Sandy

     
    It was the largest Atlantic hurricane on record, and it's doubtful that anyone who either lived through it, or witnessed images and video of its startling devastation from afar, will ever forget Hurricane Sandy, which was eventually upgraded to a “...
  • Fire On 88th Floor Of 1 World Trade Center Was False Alarm

    Fire On 88th Floor Of 1 World Trade Center Was False Alarm
    The fire reported Wednesday morning on the 88th floor of the still-under construction tower of One World Trade Center turned out to be a false alarm. Calls about the fire came into the FDNY at about 7:45 a.m. and reports say about 90 firefighters...
  • 'Black Sunday' Firefighter Joseph DiBernardo Makes FDNY Wall of Honor

    'Black Sunday' Firefighter Joseph DiBernardo Makes FDNY Wall of Honor
    The name of the late, 'Black Sunday' firefighter, Joseph P. DiBernardo, was quietly added to the FDNY's Wall of Honor Thursday.  The 40-year old, retired Fire Lieutenant was found dead from an accidental overdose of painkillers and antidepressants last...
  • PIX11 Cares: WPIX Visits Brooklyn to Help Superstorm Sandy Victims

    PIX11 Cares: WPIX Visits Brooklyn to Help Superstorm Sandy Victims
    The PIX11 Morning News continues PIX11 Cares, a campaign aimed at helping those in communities hardest hit by Hurricane Sandy, with a visit to Brooklyn. Sukanya Krishnan anchoring portions of the Morning News from Gerritsen Beach, Dan Mannarino...
  • Staten Island Husband Bludgeons Wife To Death Over Affair

    Staten Island Husband Bludgeons Wife To Death Over Affair
    A Staten Island resident and FDNY mechanic is in custody for second degree murder after bludgeoning his wife to death in their home early Sunday morning. Gregory Surinago, 45, reportedly beat his 42-year-old wife, Jodi, to death with a baseball bat after...
  • Tears In The Firehouse: 'Black Sunday' Hero Gets Final Recognition

    Tears In The Firehouse: 'Black Sunday' Hero Gets Final Recognition
    A retired, FDNY deputy chief spoke through tears--and some laughter--as his year-long quest to get his late, firefighter son department recognition came to a close Tuesday. A plaque honoring Lieutenant Joseph P. DiBernardo, Jr. -- who was 40 when he died...
  • SUV Crushes Parking Attendant After Falling From Lift

    SUV Crushes Parking Attendant After Falling From Lift
    Police tape is not what customers pulling into the Icon parking garage at 21 Barclay Street expected to see at the start of their Monday morning. Located in the shadows of the Freedom tower, the 24-hour garage was smothered with NYPD detectives, the FDNY...
  • Breezy Point Desperate for Volunteers to Help Gut, Pump Out Homes

    Breezy Point Desperate for Volunteers to Help Gut, Pump Out Homes
    Battered by Superstorm Sandy nearly a month ago, Breezy Point is still in pieces but groups like Operation Gut and Pump are hoping to put the community back together again. "Our mission is to save peoples homes," said Kevin Adams who grew up spending...
  • PIX11 CARES: PIX 11 Morning News Goes To Staten Island as WPIX Leads Campaign to Help Victims of Hurricane Sandy

    PIX11 CARES: PIX 11 Morning News Goes To Staten Island as WPIX Leads Campaign to Help Victims of Hurricane Sandy
    On Friday, Nov. 9, PIX11 Morning News’ Sukanya Krishnan will be anchoring portions of the Morning News from New Dorp Beach, Staten Island, one of the areas hardest hit by Hurricane Sandy.   Sukanya, who was raised in Staten Island, will appear at...
  • Massive Collapsed Crane Dangles From Manhattan Building

    Massive Collapsed Crane Dangles From Manhattan Building
    A large crane partially collapsed Monday atop the 75-story skyscraper One57 in midtown Manhattan, prompting a scramble to evacuate the surrounding blocks as winds increase from Hurricane Sandy. Police have evacuated the area between Fifth and Eighth...