Washington Heights

Legionnaires' Disease
Dreamstime
October 10, 2018 - 7:36 pm
One person has died in the latest outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease in Washington Heights.
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Legionnaires' Disease
Dreamstime
October 05, 2018 - 5:35 pm
The Health Department said Friday that eight people in lower Washington Heights have been hospitalized for Legionnaires' in the past five days. None of them has died.
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Ambulance Swastika Vandalism
NYPD
August 27, 2018 - 3:50 pm
Police on Monday were searching for a man who vandalized several ambulances in Washington Heights with message of hate.
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Legionnaires' Disease
Dreamstime
July 21, 2018 - 1:25 pm
New York City health officials confirmed 22 people have been affected by the Legionnaires’ outbreak in Washington Heights.
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Councilman Ydanis Rodriguez
Anthony Behar/Sipa USA
July 18, 2018 - 5:23 pm
With one person now dead in an outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease in Washington Heights, an Upper Manhattan lawmaker is calling on the city to make it easier for average people to track their neighborhood cooling towers.
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Washington Heights Legionnaires' Disease Announcement
Steve Burns/WCBS 880
July 17, 2018 - 3:39 pm
One person has died in the latest cluster of Legionnaires’ disease cases in Washington Heights, city officials announced Tuesday afternoon.
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Dreamstime
July 12, 2018 - 6:30 am
The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene has discovered a cluster of Legionnaires’ disease cases in Washington Heights.
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Red Light Attack
NYPD
April 26, 2018 - 11:23 am
A mother of three is nursing a swollen face and stitches after she was attacked in her car while stopped at a red light in Washington Heights.
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FDNY Truck
Dreamstime
April 15, 2018 - 4:16 pm
Three people were injured Sunday when a fire broke out in a Washington Heights apartment building.
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