Celebrate the Bowery Mission's anniversary with free Bowery-related events every Thursday in October. Click for full schedule.
The High Line is accused of using wood from endangered Amazonian rainforests. [Gothamist]
The new Poets House opens today--visit tomorrow for a big poets bash from 3-5 pm. [NYT]
Is another Bowery hotel dead in the water? [BB]
Enjoy "An exhaustive rumination" about New York City's changing decades and "megatoilet nostalgia." [FP]
On Bloomberg's dieting issues: "The mayor is essentially turning his own self-loathing on the rest of the city. He's asking us to pay for his gustatory transgressions.
Enjoy a meal at Sammy's Roumanian. [Eater]