Food & Drink

The Daily News Most likely it’s the Peruvian-style marinated and roasted chicken — pollos a la brasa — that draws newcomers to El Chalaco Peruvian Restaurant.

The New York Times The Last Word opened in August on Ditmars Boulevard, tucked behind Square Hardware, a fake storefront with white pegboards holding keys, caulking guns and hammers.


New York Times An emotionally disturbed Bronx man who threatened a neighbor with a knife died after a police sergeant used an electric stun gun on him, the police said.

DNAinfo A student was hit outside a Bedford-Stuyvesant school Wednesday afternoon, officials and witnesses said.

The New York Post Police are looking for a group of teens who have been beating and robbing people in Central Park, including an 86-year-old man, authorities said.

CBS New York The fire broke out around 8:45 p.m. at 420 Lincoln Ave., the FDNY said. The 3-story apartment building was vacant, the FDNY said.

The Daily News A knife-wielding perp fatally stabbed a 25-year-old Bronx resident who had survived two prior shootings, officials said.

Gothamist A 64-year-old man died after being found unconscious on a sidewalk in June, and now police are disseminating a video that shows him being punched in the head before his death.

Real Estate & Development

DNAinfo Locals will get a bigger supermarket, apartments for lower-income renters, and a say in what kind of grocery store replaces the Fifth Avenue Key Food under a revised proposal for the controversial mixed-use plan for 120 Fifth Ave.

The Wall Street Journal The fashion designer is now seeking $58.9 million for his four-bedroom Manhattan duplex, which includes an ‘Eloise’ mural by Hilary Knight, original illustrator of the Eloise books

DNAinfo A new 700-seat school is being planned on the site of a former warehouse building that a nonprofit had intended to turn in housing for people with mental illness.

NY YIMBY Though the site was cleared for construction, 44-46 Purves Street has not seen any activity in a year, in contrast to bustling construction activity along the rest of the block.


New York Times When Donald J. Trump was building Trump Tower in Manhattan he was dismayed that the General Motors Building was 41 feet higher.


The Daily News A man took a fatal plunge from an overpass and landed in the parking lot of the Fairway Market in Harlem on Tuesday afternoon, according to police and witnesses.

Local Color

Gothamist Phil Mortillaro has owned the diminutive storefront for 36 years, but it was only a few years ago that he turned the facade into its own work of art.


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