Thus far, 214 Greenpoint residents have signed a petition to prevent the forthcoming Paulie Gee‘s Slice Joint from obtaining a liquor license. [Gothamist]

Fives Leaves, the Greenpoint bistro that was the brain child of the late actor Heath Ledger, has ended its partnership with soon-to-rebrand neighbor Nights and Weekends and will now open outposts in other cities, beginning with Los Angeles. [Eater NY]

This month, three local leaders signed a letter asking Mayor de Blasio to support the East River Skyway, an aerial gondola that would aid residents who will be inconvenienced by the 2019 L train shutdown. [DNA Info]

New renderings were released of 207 South 3rd Street in Williamsburg, a pre-existing residence where three stories and six apartments are currently being added. [NY Yimby]

10Below Ice Cream, which has stores on the Lower East Side and in the East Village, is bound for Chicago, Philadelphia, Los Angeles, Miami and Washington D.C. [Eater Chicago]

Bushwick resident Sadie Dupuis, a singer who records under the name Sad13, released a sex-positive record this week called Slugger. [NY Observer]

Today, Manhattan’s Questroyal Gallery debuts the retrospective, “Ralph Albert Blakelock: The Great Mad Genius Returns,” celebrating the Greenpoint artist. [Greenpointers]