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The uncertainty over Lily, the Gossip Girl spinoff set in Eighties LA, has finally been resolved - no big hair, no acid jeans for us [EW]

Water Taxi Beach at the South Street Seaport opens this weekend, with real sand, mini-golf course, Ping-Pong, skee-ball, and tortilla-dogs [GrubStreet]

With summer upon us, fashion's focus turns to the best way to keep the sun out of your eyes, as hats return as must-have accessories [DailyBeast]

Whatever oregano-fueled nostalgia Village residents have for the "old" Washington Square Park, most now agree it's turned out swell [NYT]

With all the new outdoor spaces open or soon to open, it's only to be expected that some ruckuses with the neighbors are going to break out [Gothamist]