The Lower East Side/East Village has the third most 311 noise complaints in the city (Brick Underground).
New bike lanes, pedestrian friendly street improvements – more from Wednesday’s CB3 hearing (Streetsblog).
Senator Squadron’s school overcrowding bill: DOE will review it but suggests no change is needed (Downtown Express).
Robert Knakal: why rent control laws must be reformed (Observer).
Pulino’s revealed! (Eater)
Chef/restauranteur Scott Conant reflects on how the Bowery has changed (NBC New York).
Eddie Huang of Baohaus blogs, hilariously (Fresh Off the Boat).
Cosmos Parcels becomes Hanley’s, “a backyard beer and pizza joint next to a full-on bar next to a beer and sausage joint,” (Jeremiah).
A slick video explains what the new NYT/NYU East Village web site is meant to achieve (Vimeo).
Twitter’s fake Shelly (NBC New York).