Temporary Fire Company Reprieve, Silver at Center of Budget Crisis, Katz’s Lost Ticket Fee

Bloomberg gives 20 Fire Department companies a reprieve, at least for now (Daily News).

Bill Hammond says Shelly Silver should use his clout to resolve the budget crisis (Daily News).

Silver talks with reporters about budget, charter schools, Paterson’s “relevance.” (Times Union)

Maloney vs. Saujani – debating the differences (Observer).

The “elephant in the room:” schools for ‘gifted and talented’ students (including NEST on the LES) are mostly white (NYT).

Katz’s $50 lost ticket fee (Eater).

Law & Order SVU in Little Italy (NYC The Blog).

The Fine & Klein building back on the market (Bowery Boogie).

Feeling blue (Gog Log).