"The Rent is Too Damn High" guy is now driving around in a car decorated to rival his website:
Mars Bar, after many recent visits from yuppies and celebs, declares the East Village dead. [EVG]
...So has Mars Bar jumped the shark and become totally yunnified? As City Room puts it, has this dive become a diva? [GoG]
Ray's Candy is now serving Belgian waffles. [NMNL]
10/23: Celebrate the opening of two new rooms at the art-filled Carlton Arms Hotel, presented by Artbreak.
11/11: The Independent Booksellers of NYC are kicking off their Indie Bookstore Week with a party in Brooklyn.
The Brooklyn Museum is about to debut "Who Shot Rock & Roll?" [Stupefaction]
Review: What the Dog Saw, collected New Yorker essays by Malcolm Gladwell. [NYT]
Will any High Line graffiti survive? [Gothamist]