Morning Reads: NADA New York Comes to LES, Silver Dollars, More 106 Rivington Opinions

NADA New York leaves Chelsea behind for Basketball City on the Lower East Side (Artinfo).

Sheldon Silver spends $35,000 from his campaign fund for legal fees related to the state ethics panel’s investigation of the Vito Lopez sex harassment cases (Daily News).

Clayton Patterson says the guys applying for a liquor license at 106 Rivington Street deserve a chance (Villager).

The Jewish population of New York has risen in the past decade, according to a new study.  While it’s not included in the story, the survey found the Jewish population on the East Side of Manhattan is falling (NYT).

John Cale of the Velvet Underground recalls the days on Ludlow Street (EV Grieve).

Soho House is rumored to be coming to Ludlow Street (Gothamist).