Police Commissioner Ray Kelly says the security costs for the upcoming downtown terror trial will be significantly higher than $75 million, the initial estimate.
Parent activists braved the cold yesterday to protest New York City school closings. P.S. 20 PTA President Monica Harris said "they are using kids as pawns to privatize the schools." P.S. 20 is one of two schools that could be impacted by the not yet finalized expansion plans of the Girls Prep Charter School.
Bowery Boogie observes a DOB notice ordering the demolition of 5 Essex.
The New Yorker is enthusiastic about Sushi Uo.
Edible Manhattan profiles Essex Street Market candy maven Roni-Sue Kave.