Hamilton Heights

A 12-year-old boy was struck and killed by a livery cab in Hamilton Heights on Wednesday, May 6. (Credit: CBS2)

Boy, 12, Dead After Being Hit By Livery Cab In Hamilton Heights

A 12-year-old boy is dead after being struck by a livery cab in Hamilton Heights Wednesday afternoon.

05/06/2015

A man estimated to weigh 700 pounds had to be lowered down a stairwell from a Hamilton Heights building. (Credit: CBS2)

FDNY Needs 6 Hours To Lower 700-Pound Man From Hamilton Heights Apartment

We all know life is difficult for the extremely obese, and an example of that was seen in Hamilton Heights on Friday.

04/10/2015

Firefighters on the scene of a fire at a building on West 144th Street in Hamilton Heights on Jan. 23, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

8 Injured In Early Morning Hamilton Heights Fire

The fire broke out around 3:15 a.m. Friday at a building on West 144th Street.

01/23/2015

A ruptured water main created a wet mess in the middle of Broadway in Hamilton Heights. (credit: CBS2)

Water Main Ruptures In Hamilton Heights

A ruptured water main created a wet mess in the middle of Broadway in Hamilton Heights.

12/15/2014

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Multiple Cars In Hamilton Heights Vandalized Overnight

Residents in Hamilton Heights woke up to a disturbing sight Saturday morning.

12/13/2014

Fire in basement of pharmacy in Hamilton Heights (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Man In Critical Condition Following Fire In Hamilton Heights

The fire started at around 8:30 a.m. in a building in the 600 Block of West 151st Street.

11/29/2014

An employee from Bio Recovery Corporation carries a blue barrel into 546 West 147th Street, the apartment building of Dr. Craig Spencer, the doctor recently diagnosed with Ebola, on October 24, 2014. Bio Recovery Corporation was handling the clean-up of Dr. Spencer's apartment after he was diagnosed with Ebola on Thursday night. (Photo by Bryan Thomas/Getty Images)

Health Officials Trace All The Steps Of First NYC Ebola Patient

Residents of Dr. Craig Spencer’s building on 147th Street are trying to stay calm after he tested positive for the disease on Thursday.

10/24/2014

NYC Health Commissioner Dr. Mary Travis Bassett speaks at a press conference next to Mayor Bill de Blasio October 24, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Kena betancur/Getty Images)

De Blasio: ‘No Cause For Alarm’ After First Ebola Case Confirmed In NYC

Dr. Craig Spencer, a member of Doctors Without Borders, became the city’s first Ebola patient on Thursday.

10/24/2014

Home Of Possible Ebola Patient Dr. Craig Spencer

Hamilton Heights Neighbors Shaken After Doctor’s Positive Test For Ebola

Police on Thursday afternoon swarmed a Hamilton Heights apartment building where a doctor suspected of having the Ebola virus lives.

10/23/2014

Melisa Mendez (credit: Facebook)

Family Seeks Help Funding Funeral For Teen Killed In Hamilton Heights Fire

A funeral date has yet to be set for the 15-year-old girl who was killed earlier this week in a fire in Hamilton Heights.

08/22/2014

An extra-alarm fire broke out in a building at 136th Street and Amsterdam Avenue on Monday, Aug. 18. (Credit: CBS 2)

Fire Safety Experts Warn That Bad Habits At Home Could End In Tragedy

The FDNY says the fire that took the life of a 15-year-old girl in Hamilton Heights on Monday was caused by a common household mistake, an overloaded power strip.

08/19/2014

Melisa Mendez (credit: Facebook)

CBS 2: Victim Killed In Hamilton Heights Fire Identified As 15-Year-Old Girl

The person killed in a three-alarm fire in a Hamilton Heights apartment building has been identified as a 15-year-old girl.

08/19/2014

A surveillance image of a man with his hand in the tip jar at the Chipped Cup coffeehouse in Harlem. (Credit: The Chipped Cup, via Imgur)

Man Apparently Caught Reaching Into Tip Jar At Harlem Coffeehouse

The Chipped Cup coffeehouse in Harlem caught a man on surveillance camera allegedly reaching into the tip jar and swiping cash this week.

07/29/2014

Richard Micheaux, 92, is a missing WWII veteran who was last seen walking on Amsterdam Avenue. (Credit: DCPI)

Police: World War II Veteran Richard Micheaux Located In Las Vegas

A World War II veteran who had been missing for nearly a week has been located in good condition, police said.

07/07/2014

Richard Micheaux, 92, is a missing WWII veteran who was last seen walking on Amsterdam Avenue. (Credit: DCPI)

Cops: WWII Veteran Richard Micheaux, 92, Has Been Missing Since Last Week

Richard Micheaux, 92, was last seen taking his regular morning walk on Amsterdam Avenue. He lives on Convent Avenue in Hamilton Heights.

07/06/2014

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