(Photo: Scott Lynch)

A woman sitting on a bench outside the Riis Houses in the East Village on Wednesday night was shot in both feet as two men argued nearby. Police are searching for the shooter and the woman was treated at Bellevue Hospital. [NY Daily News]

Artist Bryan Osburn wound up with multiple lacerations and a shattered jaw when he was attacked by four men on his way home from his Greenpoint studio Friday evening. [NY Observer]

On July 14, a thief stole 11 laptops from VICE‘s office at S. Second Street and Kent Avenue in Williamsburg. [Brooklyn Paper]

Due to a 500 percent rent increase, Cain’s Tavern will depart its Bushwick address on August 22. [Bushwick Daily]

Chef Julieta Ballestero of Crema (on W. 17th Street) will go before Community Board 3 next month to request a beer and wine license for Pink Pony’s former address at 176 Ludlow Street. [Bowery Boogie]

OddFellows Ice Cream in Williamsburg and Mikey Likes It Ice Cream in Alphabet City earned spots in a new round-up of the city’s best frozen eats. [DNA Info]

See what goes on behind the scenes at Harry and Ida’s Meat & Supply Co., the sibling-owned Avenue A deli featured in this short video. [Village Voice]

Not for the squeamish: early this morning several rats were photographed playing hide-and-go-seek with a Honda on Avenue D. [NY Daily News]