Mars Bar reunion at WhiteBox: The Last Party

(Photo: Scott Lynch)

Two teens and a 23-year-old were shot last night around 11:30 p.m. at the intersection of Cornelia Street and Bushwick Avenue. All three arrived at Kings County Hospital in stable condition; the perpetrator(s) have not been found. [NY Daily News]

Three hundred-plus pigeons have reportedly been kidnapped from Washington Square Park and possibly sent to Pennsylvania for an upcoming hunt. [Washington Square Park Blog]

Barramundi‘s owner, Tony Powe, partnered with the Moscow 57 team to create a new restaurant at 168 1/2 Delancey Street called Kapowski’s. [NY Times]

Today Alex Shoe Repair will shutter its Second Avenue location of 28 years. [The Lo-Down]

The sixth annual TASTE Williamsburg Greenpoint food festival will take place on September 13; tickets begin at $35 apiece. [DNA Info]

Beginning September 29, Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o will star in a new play at The Public Theater called “Eclipsed,” which was written by The Walking Dead‘s Danai Gurira. [NY Daily News]

Author Judy Blume sent a Greenpoint couple an autographed copy of her 1970 book Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret after the husband accidentally pitched his wife’s signed edition. [NY Daily News]

Meet 14-year-old Bushwick resident Jaida Rosario, who will compete in karate at the upcoming Pan America and World championships. [DNA Info]