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 34-44
  • Gas had been leaking at N.Y. blast site, NTSB soil tests show

    Gas had been leaking at N.Y. blast site, NTSB soil tests show
    Search and rescue workers on Friday combed still-smoldering rubble for survivors of a New York City gas explosion that caused two apartment buildings to collapse this week, killing eight people and injuring dozens. Authorities toiled overnight,...
  • FDNY firefighter saves Florida man with bone marrow donation

    FDNY firefighter saves Florida man with bone marrow donation
    A new York City firefighter saved 66-year-old John Ciempa, a retired Lakeland resident. But it wasn't from a burning building or a bad car accident, but rather from a donation.  FDNY firefighter Christopher Howard, of Engine Co. 255 in Brooklyn, didn'...
  • 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...
  • Con Edison: Vast Majority of Customers Will Be In The Dark Till Next Weekend

    Con Edison: Vast Majority of Customers Will Be In The Dark Till Next Weekend
    In wake of the unprecedented damage brought to the New York City area by Hurricane Sandy, Con Edison announced Thursday it expects to restore the vast majority of customers who lost power by the weekend of Nov. 10 and 11. The remaining customer...
  • Sandy Survivors Burned & Flooded Out of Homes Tell Harrowing Tales

    Sandy Survivors Burned & Flooded Out of Homes Tell Harrowing Tales
    For the first time Breezy Pointers were getting a look at their obliterated neighborhood. Hundreds returned on Wednesday to their seaside community after it was ravaged by three deadly forces in one night: Sandy's hurricane force winds, rising flood...
  • 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...
  • 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: 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...