Morning Reads: Beating Trial, Micro-Apartments, Rockwood Nurtures The Lone Bellow

A jury is deliberating after watching a graphic video of a man being beaten by several people at Rivington and Essex streets in 2010 (Daily News).

Micro-apartment design winner to be announced (Gotham Gazette).

A wake will be held for housing activist Marie Christopher today at the Ortiz Funeral Home (GOLES/Facebook).

Say so long to the M15’s flashing blue lights (EV Grieve).

The Lone Bellow, one of the bands nurtured by Ken Rockwood, is getting quite a bit of attention in the indie world (NYT).