The NYC Council: “little serious engagement” on Bloomberg’s budget (Gotham Gazette).
Editorial: The responsibility for raising the charter cap rests with Sheldon Silver (Daily News).
Silver proposes millionaire tax? (Post)
The Charter Review Commission takes up term limits (NY1).
Police say a drunken woman was abducted from East 9th Street, brought to an apartment and nearly raped (Post).
More attention for Eddie Huang of Baohaus (Eater).
An ownership change at Paladar (Eater).
Hester Street Fair looking for people to pass out flyers (Craigslist).
Making soft pretzels the old fashioned way (NYT).