The inferno brought out more than 100 firefighters from four communities. At least two churches were preparing to hold Sunday services and also had to be evacuated.
It started around 3 a.m. on the first floor of a two-story multi-family home in Brownsville.
An indoor sports complex in Nanuet collapsed Thursday night following a gas-fed fire.
A woman was killed Thursday in a fire at a cottage on Long Island.
Fire crews spotted the man inside of the vehicle while it was still burning. They said that the man was unresponsive at the time.
There have been reports that chemicals may be stored inside of the building which is located just across the street from a number of houses.
Fire officials said the walls of the Maple Street home collapsed shortly after the fire broke out around 5:30 a.m. Thursday.
The fire broke out around 5 a.m. Thursday at a strip mall on South Broad Street and destroyed six businesses.
Homes in a three-block radius were evacuated on Staten Island Wednesday, after a reported explosion and fire in one house.
A man was found dead Wednesday in a fire in a Harlem apartment.
A teenage girl and a little boy were rescued from the roof of a burning home in Rosedale, Queens this past weekend.
The fire broke out on Metcalf Avenue in Clason Point around 5:46 a.m. and was extinguised by 6:11 a.m., fire officials told WCBS 880.
Approximately 60 residents, some wearing nothing more than robes and pajamas, were evacuated to a school that the Red Cross set up as a temporary shelter.
Four people were injured Friday afternoon when a fire broke out in a high-rise building in Brownsville, Brooklyn.
An extra-alarm fire broke out Friday evening at a Roman Catholic high school in the Bronx.