West Village

Fire marshal remembered as a hero
Fire marshal remembered as a hero
Top Stories Melissa Chan 1/03/2013 at 10:18AM

The FDNY fire marshal who died of a heart attack in his car Christmas Eve was remembered by friends and family as a fearless hero. Martin “Woody” McHale, 50, was behind the wheel of his gray Chevy Silverado on December 24 when he suffered a heart attack around 6:40 p.m. and crashed into a tree [...]

Suspect in Queens, Manhattan elevator robberies in custody
Suspect in Queens, Manhattan elevator robberies in custody
Police Cristabelle Tumola 12/12/2012 at 10:17AM

A man wanted in connection to four New York City elevator robberies, including one in Queens, is being question by authorities, according to police and media reports. In each attack, the suspect followed the victim into an apartment building, then the elevator and stole the woman’s property, said the NYPD. During three of the incidents [...]

Amy’s Bread moves to LIC’s ‘Flour District’
Amy’s Bread moves to LIC’s ‘Flour District’
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 9/08/2012 at 3:29PM

When Amy Scherber, owner of Amy’s Bread, found out that there was no more rentable space in Chelsea Market to hold her expanding business, she knew she needed a larger facility where it would be easy to load and make deliveries to her Manhattan stores. “We loved our space there, but we just didn’t have [...]