Fact checking Reshma Saujani’s mailer blasting Rep. Carolyn Maloney’s acceptance of “special interest” money (Fact Check.org).
Rep. Maloney plays ball (Daily News).
The Borough President has a new land use director; Brian Cook replaces Anthony Borelli, who’s taking a job with Edison Properties (Real Deal).
Juan Gonzalez: Wading into the morass that is NYCHA’s Centralized Call Center; Rosie Mendez, GOLES quoted (Daily News).
Moonlighting City Council members – Rosie Mendez and Margaret Chin not among them (Gotham Gazette).
Lower East Side author Gary Shteyngart moves “uptown.” (Observer).
A glowing review of the new Hester Street Playground (Park Slope Parents).
Meet the mom and pops (Jeremiah).
Chatting with Tom Brichard of Veselka (East Village Feed).
Recently Opened: A Wah, Hong Kong style comfort food near Chatham Square (NYT).
Doppelganger still considers the Lower East Side home (NY Press).