Chelsea Hotel Opens Doors to the Dull

Bay Ridge: At least someone is happy about Atlantic Yards. [Bay Ridge Blog]
Chelsea: The doors of the Chelsea Hotel (right) are slowly changing into a boring black. [Hotel Chelsea Blog]
Clinton Hill: Chicken and waffles comes to the neighborhood, but the fries aren't so good. [Clinton Hill Blog]
Dumbo: Reject the Swedes and shop at BoConcept, the Danish furniture store opening at 79 Front Street on Friday. [Dumbo NYC]
Gowanus: The Empty Vessel Project sells the boat for a buck; new owners want "alternative weddings." [Gowanus Lounge]
Midtown West: In case you're new, beat out the Amtrak amateurs at Penn Station by looking for your track listing on the monitors downstairs. [Inside Traveler via NewYorkology]
Williamsburg: Rumor has it that Galapagos might close soon, too. [Brooklyn Vegan]