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Fire put out at Jewish center in Howard Beach

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HOWARD BEACH — The FDNY responded to a small fire in the kitchen of the Rockwood Park Jewish Center earlier this month.

An FDNY spokesman said the fire started in the kitchen of the center, at 156-45 84th St. in Howard Beach, at 1:50 p.m. He said 12 units and 60 firefighters responded and brought the fire under control at 2:24 p.m.

There were no injuries, the FDNY said.

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