(Photo: Nicole Disser)

(Photo: Nicole Disser)

A recently-evacuated resident from the condemned three-story building at 17 Belvidere Street in Bushwick expressed concern for the safety of the cats who still reside there. [Bushwick Daily]

The owner of Brick Lane Curry House, which has an East Village outpost, apparently owes nearly $350,000 to the IRS. [Eater NY]

Friends of Bushwick Inlet Park will screen their protest videos at this month’s Greenpoint Film Festival, hoping to get Mayor de Blasio’s attention about the previously promised park space. [Brooklyn Paper]

On Ludlow Street this spring, a Soho House spinoff called Ludlow House will begin accepting a luxe clientele. [Bowery Boogie]

In Williamsburg, Semilla‘s naturally-leavened pizza is earning stellar reviews from publications not necessarily known for their food coverage. [Bloomberg Business]

Pearl’s, the Trinidadian and Caribbean eatery on N. 8th Street in Williamsburg, recently introduced brunch service. [Gothamist]

Fellow Caribbean restaurant Spur Tree at Norman’s Cay, located on the LES, is the lone place to sup on venomous lionfish in New York City. [NY Daily News]