Renzo Piano Forgot the Bike Racks

Times Square: If the New York Times building is so green, how come there’s nowhere to park a bike? [Streetsblog]
Atlantic Yards: Will the Yards eventually feel more like Madison Square Garden, or Newark? This blog captures the debate from “The Brian Lehrer Show.” [Atlantic Yards Report]
Brooklyn Heights: The Wandering Stranger of Schermerhorn Street has disappeared! And has earned himself a poetic blog elegy. [Deep in the Heart of Brooklyn via Brooklyn Heights Blog]

Carroll Gardens: Why don’t builders need a permit to excavate at 340 Court? It’s shakin’ everybody up! [Gowanus Lounge]
Dumbo: To celebrate the holidays (or, more realistically, the final official recognition that they play host to the Humphrey family on Gossip Girl), Dumbo is opening its shops, bars, and restaurants for a special evening tonight. [Dumbo NYC]
Williamsburg: Residents are excited that a new condo-hotel is going up, so they can complain about how it is killing the neighborhood. [Curbed]