Astroland dies this weekend? I'm blocking it out of my mind. [Curbed]
It's about time we had a cupcake backlash in this town. [Times]
Lone holdout keeps fighting the good fight against Columbia's effed-up use of eminent domain. [NYO]
The next Slacktivist Donut Social is happening tonight--and it's going to be as quiet as a vacuum cleaner. [NMNL] ...unlike the NFL Kickoff Concert, and that illegal, unpermitted, very loud concert from last month. But football and fashion shows are really important, right?
Hey LES, here's your 9 millionth boutique hotel. [Curbed]
David's Bagels has left the building after 21 years. How soon before the rest of the block will follow? [Blah] via [EVG]
The Paris Theatre turns 60--and still TV-commercial free! [Times]
Sept 14: The Brooklyn Book Fest will be loaded with New Yorkers who actually still give a shit about books. [VV]