See what general assignment reporter Kathleen Horan is reading today.
- The Wall Street Journal reports that former Manhattan District Attorney Robert Morgenthau visited the statehouse in Albany Wednesday in support of a bill that encourages state agencies to purchase food from local farmers. The topic is close to him since the Morgenthau family has operated a farm in Dutchess County since 1914.
- The New York Times reports that once welcoming Newark has evicted the Occupy Wall Street encampment at Military Park.
- The New York Post reports on the trend started by the Upper West Side Community Board 7 to limit big chain stores via zoning rule changes is causing some retail landlords stress. The Post calls the move “Twilight Zoning”