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Detectives are waiting on medical examiner to identify male victim who died at home on Albany Avenue

The fire claimed the life of Rufina Sarkar, while her husband Gopal Sarkar was hospitalized for minor injuries

Firefighters from 5 departments put out blaze in icy battle

Pet cat that is being credited in saving lives in Gloucester Road inferno feared to be dead

Several departments were called to the assisted living residence

Local and several other departments responded to the scene on Waverly Avenue

Officials say hoarding conditions made it difficult to put out the flames

All the passengers made it out safely before the fire engulfed the vehicle, authorities say

Homeowner says shed was built by the Dutch when New York was called New Amsterdam

The home on Perkal Street was once a two-story house before being gutted and charred by a fire

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