Fire

Wed, Jan 29, 2014, 3:38am

The Jan. 11 fire was caused by an electrical fire in the basement, an FDNY spokesperson said Tuesday. But the future of the building hangs in uncertainty, especially as the two listed owners died in 2012.

Thu, Jan 23, 2014, 3:49am

Students share their reactions to the temporary closure of The Heights as well as their secrets to getting by without those famous margaritas.

Tue, Jan 21, 2014, 12:16am

The Heights remains closed for repairs after sustaining damage from the recent fire at Citibank

Tue, Jan 21, 2014, 12:14am

After last week's six-alarm fire, neither Citibank nor the building’s owners have commented on whether the bank plans on returning to the location or if the building needs to be demolished.

Sat, Jan 11, 2014, 11:09am

A six-alarm fire engulfed the Citibank on 111th Street early Saturday morning, leaving three firefighters and four civilians injured.

Sun, Nov 10, 2013, 11:26pm

A fire consumed the Associated Supermarket and a laundromat at 131st Street and Amsterdam Avenue on Sunday night, turning Amsterdam into a crisis zone and filling the air with smoke for blocks.

Sun, Mar 25, 2012, 4:20pm

The cause of the fire in the vacant residential building on Morningside Avenue—which drew 138 firefighters to the scene—is still under investigation.

Wed, Apr 20, 2011, 2:44am

Resident Linda Hickey, who lives on the 11th floor, explained that the shelter's exit doors were unlocked but very heavy, proving to be a struggle for the residents.

Mon, Mar 28, 2011, 12:07am

A fire broke out in the print center of Dodge Hall on Sunday night.

Mon, Sep 20, 2010, 1:00pm

Trains were temporarily suspended in Harlem Monday afternoon after a fire ignited under the 138th Street Metro-North bridge.

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