News Links Lower East Side Links August 20, 2015 FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinReddIt Cops busted a California man for flying a drone on South Street near the Manhattan Bridge (Post). Andrew Chung, “real estate heavyweight and former Carlyle Group partner,” makes a $44 million deal for 202 Canal St. (Bisnow). A soon to be vacant Chase Bank branch on 2nd Avenue can be yours for $72,000/month (EV Grieve). Transparency Watch: The mayor’s office is going to be reviewing requests made under the Freedom of Information Law (Daily News). Now playing: Ten Thousand Saints, a film that makes “the new East Village old again.” (NYT) Will there ever be a Flight of the Conchords movie? Maybe, maybe not (Brooklyn Vegan). A search for the summer smells of New York City leads, of course, to Chinatown and the Lower East Side (NYT).