After a price hike, dinner for two at acclaimed Williamsburg spot Semilla is about $100 more expensive than it was two years ago. [Eater]

John Zorn is lending his curatorial talents to Russ & Daughters Cafe. [Bowery Boogie]

A “Muslims Are People Too” mural has appeared on Canal Street. [Bowery Boogie]

In one decade Brooklyn has seen a 324% rise in affluent renters. [Rent Cafe]

A guide to Brooklyn’s best Oscar parties. [Brokelyn] And some Bushwick-specific recommendations. [Bushwick Daily]

A guide to cheapo vintage shopping in Bushwick. [Brokelyn]

Nolita pioneer Public will close in June after 14 years of service.