(Photo: Daniel Maurer)

(Photo: Daniel Maurer)

Yesterday Bushwick handyman Luis Perez, 50, received a life sentence for killing and dismembering his boss in 2006. [Metro US]

Plans are back underway to convert the former Greenpoint Hospital into a housing development. [Brooklyn Paper]

A developer submitted paperwork to build a 12-story, 60-unit residence in Greenpoint at 29 Clay Street. [The Real Deal]

After a six month hiatus, environmental advocate Christopher Swain will take a second dip in the Gowanus Canal tomorrow. [Wall Street Journal]

Soon East Village Tobacco & Variety Shop will move into AK Shoe Repair’s former digs on E. 9th Street. [EV Grieve]

Essex Flowers relocated across Grand Street into a space formerly occupied by Liberty Tax. [Bowery Boogie]

A Foliage and Foragers-themed shopping event will take place next Sunday at the Greenpoint Loft. [Greenpointers]

Read all about Willkommen Deep House Yoga, a twice-weekly attraction at Verboten nightclub in Williamsburg. [Brooklyn Daily Eagle]