Family members of a man who died in the Spring 2017 East Village gas line explosion are lobbying to name a pair of streets in the victims’ honor.
[DNA Info]

Brooklyn Flea has concluded its tenure at East River State Park after just a month and is seeking new digs. [Brooklyn Paper]

A bi-level Mexican restaurant, Dos Cientos, is vying to fill Allen Street’s vacated Preserve 24 space. [Bowery Boogie]

On May 15, Ramen Ishida will replace Zing’s Awesome Rice on Ludlow Street. [Bowery Boogie]

Meanwhile, Little Tong Noodle Shop recently opened on 1st Avenue in the East Village. [Eater NY]

North Brooklyn residents have many opportunities to help clean the city’s waterways Saturday as part of the sixth annual Riverkeeper Sweep.

Resurfacing is currently underway at Seward Park’s basketball courts. [Bowery Boogie]

Watch how Katz’s Delicatessen builds their sought-after pastrami sandwiches in this new video. [Grub Street]