Next week the East River Ferry will be rechristened NYC Ferry, providing riders with considerable cheaper fares. [DNA Info]

Monday night in the East Village, office-seekers for City Council Districts 1 and 2 will discuss local preservation initiatives. [EV Grieve]

Snowboarder and two-time gold medalist Shaun White is selling his E. 13th Street penthouse (in a building with a rooftop pool) for $2.8 million. [NY Post]

House of Cards actor Michael Kelly hopes to net $1.3 million for his three-bedroom Grand Street co-op. [LL NYC]

Fifteen-year-old Japanese eatery Soy will close on Suffolk Street Sunday, with plans to reopen in Rosendale, New York. [Bowery Boogie]

Pizza chain Fornino will start slinging slices at a fourth outpost, at 291 Kent Avenue. [Eater NY]

Ladybird, a vegan tapas bar, will relocate from the West Village to E. 7th Street, where it will occupy its second former home of the Bourgeois Pig (the restaurants shared an owner). [DNA Info]

Allswell, Five Leaves and two dozen more North Brooklyn brunch spots received shout-outs in this round-up. [Free Williamsburg]