Steven Dym, a 56-year-old CEO of a property management company with clients in the East Village and Soho, killed his wife, daughter and himself last week in their Westchester home.
No one was injured but Bushwick’s Mt. Paran Baptist Church was mostly destroyed in a fire yesterday morning caused by faulty electrical wiring. [DNA Info]
During a town hall last night, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced plans to convert the decommissioned Greenpoint Hospital into 300 to 600 units of affordable housing. [NY Post]
Bike pumps have been installed near the Manhattan and Williamsburg Bridges, thanks to the Department of Transportation. [Gothamist]
The 17th annual Lower East Side Pickle Day takes place Sunday, October 15 on Orchard Street. [Bowery Boogie]