Morning Reads: Driver of Deadly Bus Crash Charged, Downtown Trendsetter Moves On, Celebrity Splash on the Bowery | The Lo-Down : News from the Lower East Side
The driver of the World Wide Tours bus that crashed in the Bronx in March, killing 15 from Chinatown, has reportedly been indicted on manslaughter charges (Daily News). Post September 11th photos of Chinatown go on display at the Library of Congress (Backstage Pass with Lia Chang). "Mr. Downtown" Taavo Somer may have had it with New York (NYT). A Kickstarter campaign has been launched to fund a food truck "Meet-up" on Broome Street in October (Jalopnik). Getting the "Mad Men" treatment at Tommy Guns (Racked). Celebrity couple Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries whoop up up on the Bowery with a bunch of "A-List" friends (Radar).