Actor Edward Norton To Be Deposed In Lawsuit Over Deadly St. Nick’s Jazz Pub Harlem Fire

Actor Edward Norton will give his account of the deadly fireplace on the set of his “Motherless Brooklyn” when he’s deposed in February, in response to new courtroom docket papers. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio And FDNY Promotes Harlem Fallen Firefighter To Lieutenant (Video)

On March 23rd, 2019, Mayor de Blasio delivers gave remarks at a plaque dedication ceremony for fallen Harlem firefighter Lieutenant Michael Davidson at Engine 69, Ladder 28, at 48 West 143rd Street in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

FDNY Widow Sues Film Company For Fire In Harlem

The widow of a firefighter killed in a March 2018 fire in Harlem is suing Edward Norton‘s film company for her husband’s wrongful death, according to reports. Continue Reading →

Lawyer Wants FDNY Chief’s Retirement Halted For Probe In Harlem Hollywood Fire

Patch reports that the lawyer representing a city fire marshal who claims the FDNY covered up the cause of a deadly Harlem fire to protect Hollywood filmmakers.

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Boiler Pipe Caused Harlem Blaze That Killed Firefighter

Patch reports that heat from a boiler ventilation flue pipe sparked a blaze that killed an FDNY firefighter in Harlem, the city’s fire marshals announced Tuesday. Continue Reading →

Firefighter Dies After Set Of New Edward Norton Film Catches Fire In Harlem

A New York firefighter was killed on Thursday night in a blaze at a building in Harlem that was being used as a set for Motherless Brooklyn, a film adaptation of Jonathan Lethem’s novel, directed by Edward Norton said a source. Continue Reading →

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