Kudos to the first responders who helped people escape, contain the fire, and put their own lives at risk for their heroism at last week’s fire at 8800 Shore Front. Our condolences to the family of Ethel Davis, 91, who resided in a nearby apartment from where the fire started and lost her life due to the smoke.
Reports say there were no smoke detectors in the apartment in which the fire started. Please take the time to install some or check the batteries now in your alarms.
One business is booming. Those tug boats helping out the ferry by pushing away ice are fetching $950 an hour, according to amNewYork. With the brutal weather, those hours add up.
The weekend ferry schedule has changed for the winter. Boats will