Brooklyn Heights Barge to Feature a Fake Beach, With Hamburgers

Astoria: Bohemian Hall & Beer Garden opens at 3 p.m. today and next Friday for teacher appreciation days. The public is welcome, and the BBQs sure to be fired up. [Joey in Astoria]
Brooklyn Heights: A swimming pool in a floating barge off the waterfront will take its maiden voyage July 4 and feature a man-made beach and concession stands. [NYP]
Chelsea: Hotelier Andr Balazs may have a hand in restoring the Chelsea Hotel. [NYP]
East Village: You need to send a recent photo of yourself if you plan on applying for one of the many positions still open at Tailor. [Eat for Victory/VV]
Flatiron: Former CBS news anchor Bob Schieffer will step in as front man to country band Honky Tonk Confidential on June 27 at Hill Country barbecue. Songs hes written include Little Lulu and Sister Hot Stuff and TV Anchorman. [NYP]
Lower East Side: A tipster reports that Kossars Bialys has unveiled plans to sell hand-cut sushi from kosher vendor Eden Wok. [Grub Street]
Midwood: Dom De Marcos scarlet letter from the Department of Health has been covered in expressions of support in the wake of DiFaras most recent close. [Eat for Victory/VV]
Times Square: Brighton Beachs Ladder Co. 169 brought home victory last night at Gallaghers Fire Department grilled-steak-off fund-raiser. [NYDN]