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Palm Sunday crosses at St. Mark’s Church, marking Americans killed by guns each year.(Photo: Scott Lynch)

Longtime Brooklyn Flea vendor Wreckords by Monkey — which makes jewelry, iPhone cases and clocks from vinyl — will host an opening party Saturday for its Boerum Street brick-and-mortar store, The Crate. [Brooklyn Vegan]

Beginning Friday, the Greenpoint bookstore Word will have a week-long pop-up shop in the Wythe Hotel with 150 food-and-drink themed titles, a tie-in to this month’s upcoming Food Book Fair in Williamsburg. [Racked NY]

One little surprise orgy ruined AirBnB for the rest of us — the site will start taxing New York users this summer. [Curbed NY]

This is what a $12,000/month loft in Williamsburg look like. [Curbed]

And this is what a $425,000 studio on the Lower East Side looks liked. [Curbed]

Compare that with an Eldridge Street “microdwelling,” selling for $425K  on the Lower East Side. [Curbed NY]

Another candidate for “the next Broad City” honorific has emerged in Gold Stars, a Bushwick-filmed webs series. [Bushwick Daily]

Every Saturday afternoon, Williamsburg’s Fit and Flow Yoga has a $20 “ear acupuncture happy hour.” [Brokelyn]

Oddfellows, the Williamsburg ice creamery, will open an East Village outpost on May 1. [Grub Street]

Also for East Village sweet tooths: Spot Dessert Bar‘s Chocolate Terrarium, made with edible “rocks, dirt, and moss.” [Gothamist]

The Blind Barber has opened a Williamsburg outpost. [WWD]