| May 14, 2011
| 1:57 PM
Fire officials say the 3-alarm fire Friday night in Bushwick that killed two men was caused by a hot plate placed too close to a bed.
They've ruled the fire an accident.
Flames broke out around 9:15 p.m. Fire investigators say instead of calling 9-1-1,...
| May 17, 2011
| 7:01 AM
Is there or is there not a list of the 20 firehouses the city wants to close? Apparently, FDNY Commissioner Sal Cassano admitted the list exists, in a Monday hearing. But the Bloomberg Administration won't really answer the question. Now, the city council...
| May 18, 2011
NYC Councilwoman Elizabeth Crowley stopped by the studio to talk about the necessity for the mayor and FDNY to release the list of 20 frie houses slated to close.
Shuttering these fire houses would help close the City's budget gap but politicians say it'...
| May 18, 2011
| 12:07 PM
Nearly two dozen people were injured when an elevator plummeted three stories in a Manhattan building Wednesday morning, authorities said.
According to fire officials, the incident happened at about 7 a.m. inside a building located at 620 Sixth Avenue,...
| May 19, 2011
| 6:08 AM
If NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg gets his way, the City will close twenty fire companies in July, and PIX11 News obtained the preliminary list from city officials Wednesday.
The closures are not yet final as the city council and the mayor are still...
| May 25, 2011
| 7:30 AM
On Wednesday, Brooklynites and lawmakers will hold a rally at 11 a.m. in front of Engine 220 in Park Slope, Brooklyn to protest Mayor Michael Bloomberg's plan to close up to 20 FDNY fire companies due to a budget shortfall.
Public Advocate Bill deBlasio'...
| May 31, 2011
A half ton piece of the World Trade Center will become a permanent fixture in Gig Harbor on the 10th anniversary of 9.11.
The journey by Gig Harbor firefighters to pick it up was full of emotion. The eight day, three-thousand mile trip ended with full...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 1:01 PM
So many courageous people have told me their stories in the ten years since September 11, 2001--and I am grateful to them all.
As the daughter of Irish-born parents, one report that remains close to my heart was written for the 5th anniversary of the...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 5:51 PM
The sound of music filled St. Patrick's Cathedral on Fifth Avenue with thousands of city firefighters and their families packed in the pews. Commissioner Salvatore Cassano said, "An attack that was brought about by extreme lack of humanity resulted...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 11:04 AM
A day after the tenth anniversary of the September 11th attacks the cap controversy at Citi Field continues. The one symbol Mets players wanted to keep during their game against the Cubs on Sunday were the caps from the first responders, FDNY, NYPD and...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 6:39 PM
The Occupy Wall Street movement was targeted by two groups they know well on Friday morning, the FDNY and the NYPD.
The movement received an early wake up call from the FDNY for a safety inspection. Concerns of safety hazards within Zuccotti Park...