Closing of East Village Pork Store Causes Polish Homemaker to Clutch Bosom

Dumbo: Not only will cookbook author and multiple James Beard Award winner Rozanne Gold be a guest host at Tuesday nights food benefit for the American Cancer Society, therell also be lots of New York brews. [American Cancer Society]
East Village: Fifty-year-old Kurowycky Meat Products Inc., known for its sausages and internal smokehouse, closes, and a Polish homemaker, dismayed, clutches her bosom. [NYT]
Midtown West: Appreciating modern art just got easier: MoMAs got a brand-new (seasonal) bar. [NewYorkology]
Park Slope: Store owner harassed for putting the word arena in the name of his new bagel shop, as suggested by his teenage children. [NYT]
Red Hook: 360 should reopen structurally upgraded, but mostly unchanged, though even the owners not sure when. [VV]