Saturday night a thief physically assaulted an employee of the Bushwick Hotel before making off with $1K in cash. [DNA Info]

When M train repairs begin as early as this summer in Bushwick, the MTA announced that increased L train service will go into effect. The L train’s own upcoming shutdown will not begin until 2019. [Curbed NY]

In Williamsburg, the Korean fried chicken eatery Mahji recently debuted on Grand Street. [Bushwick Daily]

A new East Village bakery specializing in cakes called Sugar Sketch is now open on E. 2nd Street. [EV Grieve]

Now that election season is over, check out this round-up of where in NYC the candidates ate during the campaign. [Eater NY]

Tully, the new film starring Charlize Theron from Juno collaborators Jason Reitman and Diablo Cody, will be shooting today in Bushwick. [Bushwick Daily]

Some Greenpoint business owners are learning that their peers are no longer inclined to pool funds to buy festive holiday lights for the neighborhood. [Greenpointers]