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A car slammed into a garage at the fire house in New Hyde Park. (Credit: CBS 2)

Car Slams Into Garage At New Hyde Park Firehouse, Two Trucks Damaged

Two fire trucks were damaged when a driver crashed into a firehouse on Long Island. A Toyota Prius rammed through the garage door of the firehouse in New Hyde Park, and hit the trucks.

08/04/2014

Yonkers Fatal Accident

Car Slams Into Yonkers Firehouse; Driver Killed

A motorist was killed Sunday afternoon when he slammed into the wall of a firehouse in Yonkers.

06/16/2013

Engine Co. 228 in Sunset Park, Brooklyn was designated a landmark (credit: Google Maps)

Five Working NYC Firehouses Designated As Landmarks

The firehouses have “distinctive architecture” and have been in continuous use for more than a century, according to the city’s Landmarks Preservation Commission.

02/12/2013

Firehouse rally at Engine 294, Woodhaven, Queens (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Residents, Others Rally In Queens To Protest Firehouse Closures

More than 200 residents and merchants rallied in front of Engine 294 chanting, “don’t close the doors of 294.” This is one of 20 fire companies slated for closing.

06/05/2011

Engine 220 in Park Slope (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Residents, Students Protest Closing Of Park Slope Firehouse Engine 220

Students from P.S. 107 marched over to Engine 220 to show their support for the firehouse – one of 20 set to close under Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s budget.

05/25/2011