Bushwick Economic Development Corp., the non-profit that oversaw the Bronx shelter where two young sisters were killed last month by a defective radiator, now faces a nearly $533K tax lien. [DNA Info]
At 1 p.m. tomorrow, members of the National Organization for Women will protest outside a Greenpoint’s Meserole Avenue police station in response to Captain Peter Rose’s comments to DNA Info, where he made a distinction between rape by an acquaintance and “true” rape. [Gothamist] In 2016, the number of rapes reported in Greenpoint climbed 62 percent from the previous year, according to police.
Visitors to McCarren Park’s seven tennis courts can now volley “indoors” beneath a climate-controlled bubble. [Curbed NY]
Anthropologie is currently selling four dresses named after Brooklyn neighborhoods, including Gowanus garb that retails for $188. [Gothamist]