According a New York Post "source" State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver is weighing the idea of delaying some of the MTA's capital projects until the economy improves.
Speaking of Shelly, he provided a grant to make possible the Alliance for Downtown's free bike program. You can borrow a set of wheels for 2.5 hours – free.
City Council members Gerson and Liu host a Lower East Side "transportation issues" Town Hall tonight at P.S. 134 at 630pm. See the details here.
Daniel Boulud's new restaurant on the Bowery will be a "little french, a little American." New York Magazine details the menu.
Some people in Chinatown felt Nic Cage and the "Sorcerer's Apprentice" crew overstayed their welcome on Eldridge Street. Now he's moved on to terrorizing Midtown. Last night in Times Square, a chase scene went awry, a ferrari jumped a sidewalk on 7th Avenue and two people were injured before the car took out a Sbarro restaurant.