A real estate firm paid $15.5 million for Ludlow Street’s Comfort Inn. [The Real Deal]
Residents of 43 Essex Street now have cooking gas after more than a year without it. [Bowery Boogie]
Four years after purchasing an $18 million Greenpoint space, sculptor Barry X Ball will move his staff and studio there from their current home in Williamsburg. [Wall Street Journal]
Acme veteran Mads Refslund will open a forthcoming elements-themed eatery in Williamsburg. [Meridian]
Tonight at 7 p.m., chef and TV host Anthony Bourdain will sign copies of his latest, Appetites: A Cookbook at Barnes & Noble Union Square.
The Times assembled a street style gallery from Williamsburg Whole Foods shoppers. [NYT]
Read a history of the Eckford Club, the Greenpoint baseball team that won back-to-back national championships in the 1860s. [Greenpointers]
Correction: The original version of this post was revised because it misstated that Vice was moving its Williamsburg offices.