Saturday, February 28, 2015
Many of the tenants at 85 Strong Street in the Bronx are cooking on hot plates because the cooking gas has been cut to their apartments for about a month now. Most of the units have had cooking gas restored after the tenants association met with city officials. But not to 12 units - including the apartments of the tenants union leaders. They're also dealing with water leaks from the roof - and water seepage through the outside walls. the damage from which can be seen.
I'm covering the story for 1010 WINS.
Saturday, February 21, 2015
Saturday, February 14, 2015
New York City’s 12-day stretch without a homicide may be over. A Queens man has been found dead in his Kew Gardens Hills home. Police say the 56-year-old man was found at the bottom of his basement stairs with a bruise on the right side of his forehead. A 21-year-old man found with some of the dead man's belongings is being questioned. On the scene for 1010 WINS.
Friday, February 13, 2015
Officials at OEM HQ in NY City warning about dangerously cold temperatures, the likes of which the Big Apple hasn't seen since the early 90s. Most at risk, the elderly, the very young and those with compromised health issues. Extra crews out answer complaints about no heat in buildings. Extra crews out servicing the homeless - trying to get them off the streets as well.