Yesterday landlord Steve Croman—whose 140 New York City buildings include several in the East Village and on the Lower East Side—plead guilty yesterday to mortgage and tax fraud. He will pay a $5 million settlement and spend a year in Rikers Island. [NY Daily News]

A 13-story Grove Street building’s sponsor will sell 65 percent of its stakes.
[Brownstoner]

The MIXER Reading & Music Series will take place for the first time tonight at Bushwick’s Our Wicked Lady, following a 10-year run at now-closed Cake Shop. [Bushwick Daily]

Amazon’s The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel filmed on Bogart and Varet Streets last week.
[Bushwick Daily]

Rapper and Sweet Chick investor Nas was trailed by a New York Times reporter through Brooklyn and Lower Manhattan on a recent night. [NYT]

Emily, the Cobble Hill and Williamsburg pizzeria, opens a new, $22K/month spot today on Downing Street in the West Village. [Eater NY]

This weekend, Oddfellows Ice Cream will partner with the New York Distilling Company to sell gin ice cream flights for $13. [Gothamist]

Take a look at the long-gone, children-maintained farm that debuted in McCarren Park 103 years ago. [Untapped Cities]