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Saturday night in Greenpoint, a 24-year-old woman thwarted a man who was threatening to rape her by offering him $20 to leave her alone. [ABC 7]

A man who was left hanging from his ankles three stories up after falling from a Hooper Street rooftop in Williamsburg was rescued early Tuesday evening by firefighters. [NY Daily News]

Two men pretending to be police officers stole $4K and a phone from a Driggs Avenue apartment last week. [DNA Info]

The Department of Buildings alleges that 210 Bowery, where construction was halted earlier this week when a wall collapsed, was housing six gas tanks on site without required permits. [Bowery Boogie]

Tiki Tabu, a rooftop pop-up bar, debuted at the Allen Street address of Sixty LES hotel. [Wallpaper]

Asian bun destination Umi Bushwick seeks a new home for its pop-up eatery, formerly housed inside Sweet & Shiny Bakery. [Village Voice]

On September 15, Clinton Street Baking Company plans to unveil its new, more spacious dining room. [Bowery Boogie]

One week later, the Upper East Side’s Pizza Beach will open a sister store at 167 Orchard Street. [Zagat]