(Photo by Daniel Maurer)

(Photo by Daniel Maurer)

An owner is needed for a recovering kitten found trapped last week in a Bushwick fence. The feline, christened Cecil, had to have his toe amputated and a piece of chicken wire removed from his intestines. [DNA Info]

According to the Anfi-Defamation League (ADL), the new home of an Orthodox Jewish family who relocated from Williamsburg to Bed-Stuy was recently vandalized in a hate crime. [ADL]

Last night a car burst into flames near the corner of E. 4th Street and Avenue A in the East Village. [EV Grieve]

Meanwhile, tour Britney Spears’s former penthouse on E. 4th Street, which is back on the market for $7.6 million. The pop star sold it for $4 million in 2006. [Curbed NY]

Read a recap of the two-day Brooklyn is Berning fundraiser that took place this week at Baby’s All Right in Williamsburg. [SPIN]

Zing’s Awesome Rice on Ludlow Street was recently visited by a New York Times reporter. [NYT]