Fort Pitt Tower Ladder 18

Friends Throw ‘Mayor of Ludlow Street’ Heartwarming Homecoming

Last modified December 20, 2017 at 9:13 am

The so-called “Mayor” of Ludlow Street – 68 year-old Richie Chang – returned home for a brief visit over the weekend. He’s been healing in exile since last July, when he was hospitalized with a serious, yet still unknown condition. One friend drove him back to the Lower East Side on Sunday, which included a […]

Fighting Fire in the Driving Rain

Posted March 16, 2010 at 6:17 am

Noontime this past Saturday, Fort Pitt Tower Ladder 18 was busy extinguishing a car engine fire in the driving rain.  The event transpired in the southbound lane on Allen Street, just below Delancey.