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Elmhurst »

Mother Killed and Son Badly Burned in Early Morning Fire, Family Says

Stella Balcazar, 57, died when her Elmhurst home was engulfed in flames early Monday, her relatives said.

East Harlem »

Fire Breaks Out in Century-Old East Harlem Orthodox Church, FDNY Says

Fire erupted in the St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Cathedral on 97th Street Friday, the FDNY said.

East Village »

Fire Tears Through Top Floor of East Village Building, FDNY Says

Five people suffered minor injuries in the East Second Street fire Thursday morning, the FDNY said.

Governors Island »

Fire Breaks Out in Historic Governors Island Building

A fire broke out in a vacant building on Governors Island on Tuesday afternoon, FDNY said.

East Elmhurst »

Burned East Elmhurst Home Left Abandoned Nearly Year After Fire

Neighbors say they fear squatters may come into the home.

Bed-Stuy »

Fire, Floods and Rats in Vacant Homes Plague Bed-Stuy Street, Neighbors Say

Abandoned homes on Lafayette Avenue near Lewis Avenue create an unsafe environment, neighbors say.

Fordham »

Three Bodies Found in Burned-Out Building in The Bronx, Cops Say

Police are investigating the deaths of three people found Monday in a building that caught fire Sept. 9.

Borough Park »

Fire Breaks Out in Borough Park

A fire erupted inside 4315 18th Ave. Wednesday morning, the FDNY said.

Middle Village »

Huge Fire Forces Families From Homes in Queens

A fire burned through six Middle Village homes Monday night, the FDNY said.

Lower East Side »

Bowery Hotel Evacuated After Fire in Star-Studded Restaurant

The chic Bowery Hotel had to be evacuated Tuesday morning after a fire broke out the kitchen at Gemma.

Sutton Place »

Queensboro Bridge Reopens After Truck Fire, Officials Say

The lower level of the 59th Street Bridge had been closed in both directions in the wake of the fire.

Bed-Stuy »

Correction Officer Accused of Lighting Bed-Stuy Fire That Injured 12

Yvette Randolph, 43, was arrested for starting a fire at 375 Chauncey St., cops said.

Bed-Stuy »

Cops Seek Corrections Officer for Suspicious Bed-Stuy Fire, Sources Say

Investigators were looking for a woman who used to live in the Chauncey Street home, sources said.

Richmond Town »

Fire in Historic Staten Island Home Treated as Suspicious, Official Says

The fire destroyed the roof of the Kruser-Finley House, built in 1790.

South Jamaica »

Furniture Designer Died in Fire While Cooking in Illegal Apartment: FDNY

Charles Pollock, who used a wheelchair, died Tuesday when a fire tore through his basement apartment.