- The opulent Loew’s Pitkin in Brownsville will be transformed into the new home for the Ascend Charter School, with stores on the ground floor. Brooklyn Eagle
- How's the work on 25 Washington Street coming along? DumboNYC
- Starting soon, Brooklynites can don bathing suits, climb into a large, egg-shaped “isolation tank" in Sunset Park and hear an audio composition on politics and zero gravity. Brooklyn Eagle
- The government gave BP permission to start trying to slowly choke off the flow of oil into the Gulf of Mexico Wednesday. Huff Post
- Spike the cat has returned to Hawthorne Street. Cow had long been suspected in Spike's disappearance but was never formally charged. Hawthorne Street
- Paul the Octopus could be worth millions! Huff Post
- Will Apple announce a mass iPhone recall Friday? NY Magazine
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