An exodus of students, allegations of bullying and other instances of violence – at one of the neighborhood’s three charter schools, Ross Global Academy (NY Post).
Mayor Bloomberg announces a new affordable housuing strategy today emphasizing preservation (NY Times).
A woman found dead in her apartment on Delancey Street (NY Post).
A few more details about the regional food market Council Speaker Quinn wants to create at the old Fulton Fish Market (City Greens).
A slow weekend at Ray’s – delivery service hasn’t caught on just yet (Neither More Mor Less)
Deeply embedded in Vanity Fair’s piece on the “Making of Raging Bull, a reference to Scorsese and De Niro’s LES roots: “As adolescents they had had a nodding acquaintance when they were members of rival (but peaceable) Lower East Side gangs” (Vanity Fair).
On Avenue A, a quirky slice of feaux frontier past (NY Times).