Morning Reads: Liu Probe Expands, High Line-Like Hopefuls, Lovesick on the LES

  • More Chinatown supporters of Comptroller John Liu are under scrutiny, as a federal investigation widens (NYT).
  • The “Delancey Underground” is not the only potential development project in New York inspired by the success of The High Line (Metro Focus).
  • Inside one of Grand Street’s better herbal medicine shops (WNYC).
  • A lovesick Kickstarter employee professes his infatuation for a Gossip Girl star (tumblr).