When a fire killed 12 people last week, children were at the heart of the tragedy that has shaken the neighbourhood of Belmont in the Bronx
Tue, Jan 02, 2018 - 5:50 AM
Firefighters at the scene of the fire last Thursday night. The blaze was started by a three-year-old boy playing with burners on a stove, authorities said.
A memorial at the site of the inferno, the deadliest in New York in more than 25 years.
EVEN on a nose-numbingly cold morning, families were out on the sidewalks around Prospect Avenue. A mother tugged a beanie over her squiggling son's ears, and girls ran down the block. They were trailed by a boy towing a wagon filled from a trip to...