Fire Escape

Fire at 134 Orchard Street

Last modified December 5, 2010 at 8:07 pm

Earlier this morning, there was a fire at 134 Orchard Street.  We woke up to the smell of smoke and the Chinatown Dragonfighters fire squad.  Not nearly as much fun as waking up to Count Chocula and Saturday morning cartoons as originally planned. Everyone seems to be okay, and there doesn’t appear to be much […]

Fire Escapage

Posted October 9, 2008 at 9:26 am

[Broome Street] [Delancey] Walking the city streets, it’s always a pleasure to discover unique tenement fire escapes. The intricate ironwork of such life savers is yet another icon of urban life. I’ve posted some dowtown favorites. [Broome & Ludlow Municpal Parking Field] [Broome Street] [Market Street] [Ludlow] [Bowery] [1st Avenue]