East Village magician Stephen Konzen died on August 11. [EV Grieve]

Three days later, neighborhood photographer Patrick J. Eves died at age 41. [The Villager]

Timothy Montalvo, 19, was sentenced to at least 15 years in prison for providing the gun used to kill 16-year-old Lower East Side resident Raphael Sadonte Ward in January 2013. [The Lo-Down]

On Bond Street, Mile End will soon get a new neighbor when the Thai eatery Fish Cheeks replaces Le Philosophie. [NY Times]

Following its current renovation, vegan footwear spot Moo Shoes will be split in two to make room for Orchard Grocer, a second vegan business. [Bowery Boogie]

The proprietors of Woodward Galley will replace the former cocktail lounge they also owned, Ghost on Eldridge, with a gallery annex. [Bowery Boogie]

For $130, you can learn to paint a lotus leaf at Himapan Studio on Frost Street. [Greenpointers]