Lower East Side Links

–Police have made an arrest in the fatal shooting at the Lillian Wald Houses earlier this month. [DNA Info]

–Rapper Troy Ave will be arraigned today in connection with the May 25 shooting inside a T.I. concert at Irving Plaza. [Channel 7]

The idea of rooftop bars is great but, in reality, they are the “absolute worst.” At “Mr. Purple,” in the Hotel Indigo, “the 15th-floor view is, admittedly, pretty great.”  But on one recent evening, ‘a gaggle of girls… entered screaming, “None of us are over 21!.'” In the bar, “most of the patrons seemed more interested in staring at their iPhones than taking in the sights.” [New York Post]

–Tomorrow, “conceptual artist Terence Koh is planning a response to the massacre (in Florida) and will read the names of the Orlando victims aloud during a performance at Andrew Edlin Gallery.” [Observer]

–Jim Power’s restored mosaic light poles have returned to Astor Place. [EV Grieve]

–Living In: NoLIta. The Gray Lady’s regular feature focuses on the “hip and historic” area formerly known as northern Little Italy. [New York Times]

–Gay men, including 27-year-old Daniel Aubry (who works at Tra La La in the Essex Street Market), love Hillary Clinton. [US News]

–“Always shirtless” fashion model Franco Noriega opens his Peruvian restaurant on Allen Street this weekend. [New York Post]