Lower East Side Links

–Notorious East Village landlord Raphael Toledano will pay $3 million to settle a tenant harassment lawsuit. [Crain’s]

–An entity associated with the Modell sporting goods’ family picks up 249 Broome St. for $22.5 million. [The Real Deal]

–A guy is climbing scaffolding at construction sites to steal power tools. A project on Chrystie Street is one of those hit. [Patch]

–The well known nightlife promoter and musician, Georgie Seville, died suddenly in the past week. Seville owned The Delancey and The DL on the Lower East Side. [Brooklyn Vegan]

–Recommended: the coconut shrimp at… 169 Bar. [Gothamist]

–The Essex Market will be closing off Broome Street tomorrow for a block party. [Facebook]