Jim Long

Recent Headlines
SoHo »

East Village Explosion Renews SoHo Residents' Fear of Fire Escape Removal

The FDNY is concerned about the potential removal of fire escapes from two Greene Street buildings.

Corona »

Manhole Fire Forces Brief Evacuation of Corona Middle School

The explosion happened about 7 a.m. Friday morning, the FDNY said.

Lenox Hill »

Lenox Hill Hospital to Stop Providing Paramedic Services

The FDNY and another hospital will add six shifts to compensate for the loss.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Uncle Rescues 2-Year-Old from High-Rise Fire Sparked by Candle

The fire at 388 Pearl St. began in an eighth-floor apartment, fire officials said.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Despite Confusion, FDNY Urges Residents to Use Fire Caps when Opening Hydrants

Due to water pressure concerns, Inwood and Washington Heights firehouses stopped giving out caps that reduce flow.