Two police officers running a red light were injured when a Nissan crashed into their vehicle yesterday afternoon in Williamsburg. The Nissan driver was also hospitalized. [DNA Info]

In two separate Williamsburg thefts on July 24, Airbnb renters stole nearly $30K in combined property. [DNA Info]

In response to the landlord of 36 Linden Street turning off the cooking gas in several apartments, a judge ruled that electric stoves must be provided to tenants. [The Real Deal]

The accountant of the East Village’s 108-year-old eatery, John’s of 12th Street, will soon assume the role of owner. [EV Grieve]

Meanwhile, another century-old Italian restaurant in the neighborhood, Lanza’s, appears to have shuttered following a seizure for unpaid taxes. [EV Grieve]

Speedy Romeo Pizzeria will try to convince Community Board 3 to okay an expansion of their still-new Clinton Street space. [Bowery Boogie]

Acclaimed St. Marks Place coffee shop/tasting room Box Kite kicked off the month with its last weekend of service. [Spurge Wire]

On Greenpoint Avenue, River Styx will close for good on August 14 after three years in business. [NY Times]

A proposed new express bus would connect Bushwick and Downtown Brooklyn. [Brooklyn Paper]