Kiehl’s takes Corcoran’s Downtown Brooklyn spot, a peek at Howard Slatkin’s palatial Fifth Avenue pad … and more

October 22, 2013 09:38AM

1. High-end apothecary Kiehl’s takes over Corcoran’s Montague Street space in Downtown Brooklyn [Brooklyn Eagle]

2. Midtown South office leasing activity benefiting Downtown, Penn Station submarkets [NYO]

3. Lhota slams de Blasio’s alleged slow response to 1991 Crown Heights riots [NYDN]

4. And the award for ghastliest Halloween decor goes to … Boerum Hill: PHOTOS [NYP]

5. Checking in on interior designer Howard Slatkin’s Fifth Avenue pad, a labor of love: PHOTOS [Curbed]

6. Mount Sinai Queens breaks ground on $125 million Astoria expansion [Brownstoner]

— Hiten Samtani