East Broadway Fire

UPDATE: The Morning After the Fire

Posted May 15, 2009 at 7:01 am

Last night, we brought exclusive coverage of the fire at the corner of East Broadway and Pike Streets, which had the entire neighborhood enveloped in a blanket of smoke from roughly 9:45 PM to midnight. Thanks to a steady stream of emails, tips, and Tweets, we gather that the smell from the blaze traveled much […]

BREAKING: Blaze in Two Bridges!

Posted May 14, 2009 at 10:09 pm

10:09 PM: The smell of smoke in the Lower East Side is overbearing right now, thanks to a blaze in the Two Bridges neighborhood. What seems like the entire downtown firefighter force is gathered near the Hong Kong Supermarket at the corner of Pike and East Broadway. Smoke is billowing from the structures; hundreds of […]