In the News: A 39-Story Building for Park Place

••• The building going up at 45 Park Place (at right, above) will be 39 stories—with just 48 units. —New York YIMBY (via Curbed)

••• The New York City Rescue Mission opened after adding 250 beds, and now it can accept women. —Broadsheet

••• A New York Times article on the golden age of bar snacks includes Marc Forgione‘s fried potato peelings.

••• The Flea’s An Octoroon won Obie Awards. —New York Times

••• “52 Lispenard will launch sales this summer.” —Curbed

••• Possibly the most depressing rental ever. —Curbed

••• Steve points out that SI has a video of the Red Bull skydiving stunt. I want to not be impressed but it’s cool.

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