(Photo: Nicole Disser)

(Photo: Nicole Disser)

Chef Damon Wise recently agreed to oversee kitchen operations at both Sauvage in Greenpoint and its sibling restaurant, Maison Premiere, in Williamsburg. [Grub Street]

True Blood actor Alexander Skarsgård recently toured the three-bedroom penthouse above the East Village’s Anshei Meseritz synagogue. [NY Post]

In October, a book called Subway Therapy will forever capture the thousands of uplifting Post-It notes that appeared in the Union Square subway station following the election. [Gothamist]

From 11 am to 8 pm today, Brooklyn Bowl will welcome families free of charge. [Greenpointers]

Read a Q&A with chef Ivan Garcia, whose latest eatery is Bushwick’s Guadalupe Inn. [Edible Brooklyn]

Earlier this month, the creative team behind the new Vice series Bong Appetit celebrated with a dinner at the Metropolitan Avenue barbecue spot Fette Sau. [Edible Brooklyn] 

Here’s a history of Henry Bookbinding, the last such business on the Lower East Side. [Literary Hub]

This round-up delivers 31 possibilities of where to spend New Year’s Eve in North Brooklyn. [Greenpointers]