Now that the legal maneuvers have (almost) played out, the CD1 candidates can focus on Monday night's Downtown Express Forum. All five candidates – City Council member Alan Gerson, Margaret Chin, Pete Gleason, Arthur Gregory and PJ Kim – will be participating. The forum will take place at Pace University, 7pm.
The Times analyzes the impact of DC37's endorsement of Bill Thompson over Mike Bloomberg. The municipal workers snubbed Bloomie based on his "imperfect feel for the city’s working class and his imperious move
to rip up the city’s term-limits laws in order to run for another term.."
Renovations appear to be underway at 92 orchard, the Mark Miller Gallery/Old New York Cigar Company. The Tenement Museum's blog makes note of the storefront's past as a butcher shop.
It's Katz's vs. Russ & Daughters in the Village Voice's battle of the egg creams.