Morning Reads: Danny Chen Vigil, Educational Alliance Renovation, Truly Scary Haunted House

  • A vigil is held in Union Square to mark the one-year anniversary of Danny Chen’s death in Afghanistan (WABC).
  • The Educational Alliance’s gut-renovation is being partially financed through a tax credit program intended to help low income, urban communities (Commercial Observer).
  • The haunted house at the Clemente Soto Velez Cultural Center “knows exactly what it wants to do (scare the hell out of you) and performs its task with ruthless, coldblooded precision.” (NYT)
  • As the NHL lockout continues, New York Rangers’ players head to Hotel Chantelle on Ludlow Street for a fundraiser (Daily News).