Bacaro, 136 Division St.

Bacaro Adds Brunch on Sundays

Morning Reads: District 1 Diversity Concerns, San Gennaro Charity Investigation, “Eating Delancey” Introduced by Joan Rivers

Chancellor Carmen Farina, at a forum on the Lower East Side, hears District 1 parents talk about increasing segregation in their schools (Chalkbeat).

The non-profit …

Captain Joseph Simonetti.

7th Precinct Steps Up East River Park Patrols, Asks For Cameras and Lighting


People’s Climate March, Harvest Arts Festival Celebrated in LES Gardens Saturday & Sunday

Morning Reads: Silver’s New Foe, Dog Trainer Tussle, Fung Wah’s Demise

Maureen Koetz, a Republican challenging Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver in November, is filing an ethics complaint against him (Epoch Times).

The city and state are …

Morning Reads: Live Over the Public Hotel For $7 Million, Ruby Schron Profiled, Rent Law Politics

A first glimpse of what the residences on top of Chrystie Street’s Public Hotel will look like. Prices start at $7 million (Curbed).

More observations …

190 Bowery.

Jay Maisel’s 190 Bowery is Sold to Aby Rosen For Undisclosed Price


Hedy Pagremanski Paints Endangered Lower East Side Landmarks

Community Board 3 Hearing: Budget Priorities

Community Board 3 is asking for feedback regarding the priorities in next year’s city budget. You’re invited to testify at a meeting tomorrow evening:

CB …

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LES Parents Meet Schools Chancellor Farina Tomorrow

Morning Reads: East River Gondola Proposal, Affordable Housing Discussion, Celebrating the Ramones

The founder of City Realty is pitching an East River Skyway (gondola) proposal. One phase, costing up to $150 million, would “run from the Brooklyn …

essex crossing parcels

Developers Submit Preliminary Paperwork For Two More Essex Crossing Buildings


Avalon Chrystie Place is Sold For $365 Million

178 Ludlow St.

Police Look For Suspect in Craigslist Apartment Scam at 178 Ludlow St.

Morning Reads: Cuomo & de Blasio Check Out San Gennaro, LES Galleries Still Strong, “Bendy Tree” Prayers

The mayor and governor visit San Gennaro (NY1).

If the Democrats take control of the state Senate, Mayor de Blasio will seek to take control …