UPDATE: Some Notes On The Upper West Side Citibank Fire (With Video)

A quick update on Saturday’s massive UWS fire that destroyed a Citibank and forced neighboring businesses to temporarily close: MUW reader Don recently stopped by the scene and sent in this note:

UWS PHOTO OF THE DAY: FDNY Battling Blaze At Broadway & 111th

UPDATE 1/16: Some Notes On The Upper West Side Citibank Fire (With Video) Wrote earlier about the five-alarm fire that broke out in a Citibank at 2861 Broadway (corner of 111th) this morning. A few readers sent in photos for that post, but the one above was tweeted out by @FDNY and I thought it [...]

Five-Alarm Fire Breaks Out At UWS Citibank, Damages Neighboring Businesses

RELATED: UWS PHOTO OF THE DAY: FDNY Battling Blaze At Broadway & 111th UPDATE 1/16: Some Notes On The Upper West Side Citibank Fire (With Video) Scary scene at Broadway & 111th this morning, as a fire broke out in a Citibank just after 5:00 am and grew into a five-alarm blaze requiring nearly 200 [...]

UWS Photo Of The Day: Fiery Blaze On Broadway

Alarming scene on Broadway near 72nd Street on Sunday night, as a small but intense fire raged on the sidewalk. The incident took place sometime around 8:00 pm in front of the Fidelity Investments office at 2070 Broadway, near Gray’s Papaya (between 71st & 72nd). MUW reader @kyle_higgs sent in the photo above and noted [...]

UWS Photo Of The Day: Amsterdam Avenue Fire Draws Nearly Two Dozen Rescue Vehicles

If you heard sirens around 9:00 pm last night. you weren’t alone. A fire at 875 Amsterdam (between 102nd & 103rd) drew a massive FDNY response yesterday evening. MUW reader Michael D. captured this shot outside his window in a neighboring building — it looks like something out of a filmshoot. All told, I see [...]

UWS Photo Of The Day: Eerie Smoke-Filled Skyline During Thursday Morning’s Upper West Side Fire

UPDATE 1/8: Ollie’s is permanently closed Posted yesterday about the fire that broke out in Ollie’s Noodle Shop (1991 Broadway, between 67th & 68th — follow-up post with additional photos here) While no injuries were reported and damage seems to have been limited mostly to the restaurant, there was an unbelievable blanket of smoke covering [...]

UWS FIRE UPDATE: Apple Store Reopened But Ollie’s Closed Indefinitely + Additional Photos

UPDATE 1/8: Ollie’s is permanently closed UPDATE 1/4: UWS Photo Of The Day: Eerie Smoke-Filled Skyline During Thursday Morning’s Upper West Side Fire A little more information and some additional photos from this morning’s fire at 1991 Broadway (between 67th & 68th): It’s now confirmed that the fire started in Ollie’s Noodle Shop, which has [...]

UWS Fire On Broadway Near 67th Draws Large FDNY Response; Neighboring Apple Store Forced To Close

UPDATE 1/8: Ollie’s is permanently closed UPDATE 1/4: UWS Photo Of The Day: Eerie Smoke-Filled Skyline During Thursday Morning’s Upper West Side Fire UPDATE 2:30 pm: Apple Store Reopened But Ollie’s Closed “Indefinitely”+ Additional Photos I was so engrossed in writing the previous post about Big Nick’s possibly going out of business, I missed multiple [...]

Fire On West 72nd Requires 65+ Firemen To Control; 3 Sent To Hospital & Pizzeria Opening Likely Delayed

Posted back in June that Rigoletto Pizza would be moving from 208 Columbus (between 69th & 70th) — its home for 20 years — to a new location at 141 W. 72nd (between Amsterdam & Columbus). They were supposed to open any day now, but a large fire broke out at the new space earlier [...]

UWS Photo Of The Day: Fire At 104th & West End

MUW reader @ashirak sent in this photo yesterday, although I didn’t get to post it due to “Ratgate.” Per Ashira: