On the Market: East Village Historic District Approved; MLS Kicking It Quick in Queens; Barclays Time Lapse

East Village historic district gets LPC thumbs up. [Journal, Crain’s]
The hotel boom continues! [NY Times]
MLS shooting to wrap up Queens stadium negotiations in next month. [Daily News]
A petition to block the big Gowanus Canal development, do new review. [Brownstoner]
Rent too high? Blame the Baby Boomers. [Atl Cities]
Shopping with Jamie Drake, the mayor’s favorite designer, for colorful duds. [NY Times]
Watch a time lapse of the Barclays Center taking shape. [ArchPaper]
The cheapest beer in Brooklyn! $1 mugs in Kensington. [BK Paper]
Alloy doing another striking renovation of an old Dumbo loft building. [Brownstoner]
CPW co-op, with perfect views of parade floats, yours for $14.9 M. [Journal]
Empty Art Deco bathrooms on LES street strips may get renovated. [DNAinfo]
Finding good light in New York City homes sucks—here are some solutions. [BrickU]
SHoP tweaks its plans for Pier 17. [Curbed]
LIC’s Industry condos have sold out. [Real Deal]
Vornado selling UN Plaza, banking on $180 M. [NY Post]
Century-old UES drug store becoming some kind of restaurant. [DNAinfo]
Microsoft opening Times Square pop-up for the holidays. [Crain’s]
Long Island castle-hotel may go bankrupt. [Journal]
Health centers rise around Manhattan following closure of St. Vincent’s. [NY Times]
The crazy contraption that cleans up the Prospect Park pond. [BK Paper]
An awesome aerial pic of Brooklyn Bridge Park. [Brownstoner]
A protest over affordable housing (or a lack of it) in Northern Manhattan. [DNAinfo]
Hipster surfers show no respect in the Rockaways. [Queens Crap]
What it takes to have your house be a WSJ House of the Day. [Journal]