The Afternoon Wrap: Tuesday

centralparkbench The Afternoon Wrap: TuesdayCarroll Gardens residents held rally to "downzone" the neighborhood and stop it from "becoming the next Williamsburg." [Curbed]

Architects to compete in model-building duel in Williamsburg. [Gridskipper]

Le Cirque to offer Restaurant Week menu for another month. [Zagat]

"Please Snort Me": An oral history of Brooklyn’s most notorious bar. [Vice]

The branding of Central Park benches. [Gothamist]

The 10 most romantic restaurants for Valentine’s Day dinner. [NYDN]

A seal took some sun on the Upper West Side yesterday. [City Room]