On the Market: The Story Behind a Mysteriously Empty Midtown Lot; Chelsea Market Owner Looks to Sunset Park; City Offers Big Payouts to Clear Willets Point

A prime Midtown lot has been sitting fallow for the past 6 years. [NYT]
Greek Orthodox Archdiocese wants Santiago Calatrava to build downtown church. [Post]
Co-op presses DOT to remove Hell’s Kitchen bench after homeless woman moves in. [DNAinfo]
Parents of worker killed during MTA construction get $1 M. settlement. [Daily News]
Chelsea Market owner bids for stake in Sunset Park site. [Crain’s]
City offers Willets Point garages sizable payment to leave. [WSJ]
An in-depth consideration of Bloomberg’s mayoral legacy. [NYer]
Mary Help of Christians cross pulled down before church’s demolition. [EV Grieve]
Everyone is super curious to see Calvin Klein’s Southhampton mansion renovation. [Post]
Exceptionally well-coordinated kids audition to be mini Brooklynettes. [Bk Paper]
Ambitiously-priced South Williamsburg development site gets bids $70 million under ask. [TRD]
Riverdale, it might as well be Westchester in the Bronx. [WSJ]
Pierhouse condo construction now underway in Brooklyn Bridge Park. [DNAinfo]
Cousteau kin trains for record-setting sea stay in the close confines of New York. [WSJ]

On the Market: The Story Behind a Mysteriously Empty Midtown Lot; Chelsea Market Owner Looks to Sunset Park; City Offers Big Payouts to Clear Willets Point