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Firefighters at the scene of a transformer fire on 51st & 6th Avenue on Jan. 6, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Midtown Building Partially Evacuated Due To Transformer Fire

Officials are evacuating some floors of 140 West 51st Street due to concerned over high levels of carbon monoxide in the smoke.

01/06/2014

An extra-alarm fire broke out in the high-rise at 500 W. 43rd St. Sunday. (Credit: Keith Lowry /NYCFireWire)

Man Dead, Husband Critically Injured In West Side High-Rise Fire

One man is dead, and another remained hospitalized Sunday night, after a three-alarm fire broke out in a high-rise fire in Midtown Manhattan.

01/05/2014

Sixth Avenue Water Main Break

Water Line Break Floods Basements In Midtown

Basements were left flooded in multiple buildings in the Garment District Wednesday afternoon, following a water line break on Sixth Avenue.

12/18/2013

Amanda Bynes attends an appearance at Manhattan Criminal Court on July 9, 2013.  (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Actress Amanda Bynes Due Back In Court In Bong-Tossing Case

The 27-year-old actress was arrested in May after being accused of smoking marijuana in the lobby of a midtown Manhattan building and then throwing a bong out the window of her 36th floor apartment.

12/05/2013

B Train Robbery Suspects

Police Search For Suspects In Midtown Subway Robbery

Police on Wednesday asked the public to help them find two suspects who allegedly attacked and robbed a man on a subway train back in September.

12/04/2013

Midtown Fatal Accident

NYPD: Traffic Agent Struck, Killed By Vehicle In Midtown

An NYPD traffic agent was struck and killed by a vehicle Saturday afternoon in an accident in Midtown, police said.

11/30/2013

Small Business Saturday: Hoboken

Mom-And-Pop Retailers Welcome Customers For Small Business Saturday

The Thanksgiving weekend shopping frenzy was set to continue, hopefully calmer, with Small Business Saturday.

11/30/2013

File Footage - SantaCon (Credit: CBS 2)

SantaCon Too Naughty For NYC?

Authorities are handing out a letter to several bars in the city, asking businesses to consider the negative impact that SantaCon has on the community.

11/22/2013

Office cleaners at two Midtown high-rises went on strike Wednesday, saying their salaries have been slashed and their health benefits have been done away with. (Credit Holli Haerr/1010 WINS)

Midtown Office Cleaners Strike, Say Pay Has Been Cut And Insurance Eliminated

Office cleaners at two Midtown high-rises went on strike Wednesday, saying their salaries have been slashed and their health benefits have been done away with.

11/20/2013

Mohammed Himon (credit: Facebook)

Cab Driver Who Struck British Tourist In Midtown Won’t Face Charges

Sian Green, 23, of Leicester, England was struck when the taxi jumped a curb at Sixth Ave near Radio City Music Hall on Aug. 20. She was rushed into surgery, but doctors couldn’t save her left foot.

11/14/2013

(credit: Garrett Ziegler)

5 Best Places For Ramen In Midtown

In recent years, New York City has become a ramen town. This means you can get big bowls of this Japanese noodle soup in many neighborhoods, from the East Village to Harlem. Here are our five picks for the best ramen in Midtown.

11/14/2013

First responders come to the aid of a man who was shot in Bryant Park on Saturday night. (Credit CBS 2)

Developing: Two Shot At Bryant Park Ice Skating Rink

Two people were shot shortly after 11 p.m. in Bryant Park in Midtown on Saturday night.

11/10/2013

(Photo credit: Wowe)

New York’s 4 Best Bars For Fall And Winter 2014

Try one these new bars for Fall 2013. Grab some friends and enjoy craft brews and delicious bites.

10/29/2013

A subway train. (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Item That Shut Down Port Authority Subway Stop Turns Out To Be Toy Lantern

The 42nd Street-Port Authority Bus Terminal subway station was briefly closed Monday, as police investigated a suspicious-looking item that turned out to be a toy lantern.

10/21/2013

Roseland Ballroom

Report: Midtown’s Roseland Ballroom Set To Shut Down

The famed Roseland Ballroom in Midtown will be shutting down next spring, according to a published report.

10/19/2013

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