Morning Reads: Brooklyn Bridge Climber, Met Council CEO Search, Fairey: Artists Priced Out of NYC

Cops arrest a guy who climbed up on the Brooklyn Bridge. Yes, there’s video (Post.)

The Met Council might hire Rabbi Moshe Wiener, a member …

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Tenants, Non-Profit Groups Rally at 90 Elizabeth St. Against Marolda Properties

Morning Reads: Bowery Real Estate Mania, Brooklyn Bridge Flags Returned, Charlie Parker Jazz Fest

Bowery real estate has “gone from hot to white hot.” One commercial broker says: “There’s a lot of money chasing very few deals.” (Daily News)

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Police Look For Suspects After Cherry Street, East River Park Robberies

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Some Essex Street Market Vendors Experience Drop in Business, Express Concerns For Future

Morning Reads: Possible Police Beating, Met Council Head Stepping Down, Shep Fairey Mural Debuts Today

Video seems to show beating by police on Avenue D during a solidarity march in support of Michael Brown (Daily News).

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Rebecca Lepkoff in her New York City apartment, 2011. Photo by Tobi Elkin.

Lower East Side Photographer Rebecca Lepkoff Dies at 98

Rebecca Lepkoff in her New York City apartment, 2011. Photo by Tobi Elkin.

Rebecca Lepkoff, the legendary Lower East Side photographer, died this past …

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State Tenant Protection Unit Investigating Marolda Properties

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Cops Search For Woman Who Stole Items From Hotel Guest

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Ricky’s Coming to 250 East Houston St. (Updated 8/20)

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Free Mobile Legal Clinic Coming to Chinatown, Lower East Side (Updated)

Morning Reads: Fashion Model Found, Graffiti Hating, Golden Cadillac Transition

Fashion model Ataui-Deng Hopkins, an Essex Street resident, was missing for two weeks, but now she’s turned up in a hospital (Post).

The police commissioner …

Morning Reads: P.S. 64 Conversion, Un-Chaining NYC, Outlaw Instagrammers

The city has approved permits for the conversion of the former P.S. 64-CHARAS/El Bohio Community Center to a dormitory facility (EV Grieve).

Jeremiah Moss: Mayor …


Local Hiring Deal Announced For Hotel Indigo

An Asian Express bus stops July 28, 2014 in front of 160 East Broadway.

Elected Officials Say NYPD is Now Enforcing Intercity Bus Law