Morning Reads: The Times Ventures Below Delancey, CHARAS Debate Renewed, Katz’s Celebrates

Crossing Delancey: discovering the charms of the Lower, Lower East Side (NYT).

More on the lawsuit filed on behalf of the residents of the Smith Houses against NYCHA (Daily News).

The Landmarks Preservation Commission holds a hearing on the future of the former P.S. 64/CHARAS building on East 9th Street (EV Grieve).

Conservative publication celebrates Irving Berlin’s Lower East Side story (National Review).

Katz’s Deli turns 125 (Zagat).