The Subway Transfer We've All Been Waiting For

Bedford-Stuyvesant: A new building on Spencer Street turns out to have some Technicolor character. [Bed-Stuy Blog]
Bushwick: Doing wonders to improve the area's reputation, kids hit new trees with baseball bats. [BushwickBK]
Carroll Gardens: A self-described distant relative of Frank Lloyd Wright is organizing opposition to a massive, shiny condo planned for brownstone-y Smith Street. [Gowanus Lounge]
Red Hook: It appears that Willy Wonka's dream house has officially relocated here. Actually, this artifact-packed domicile has been here a while. [McBrooklyn]
Soho: Plans are finally underway to renovate the Broadway-Lafayette/Bleecker Street subway station, where only the very clued-in escape paying twice to transfer from the 6 to the B/D/F. [Second Avenue Sagas]
Upper East Side: Phone ads dissing the area, meant actually for the Upper West Side, were stupidly posted here, causing local dudgeon. [Radar]
West Village: A large, glassy, undulating condo is coming to that big empty lot at Eighth Avenue just below 14th Street. [Curbed]