Duly Noted: Weekend edition

(Credit: Urbanite)

Best Cleaners and its great sign in Brooklyn Heights. (Rolando Pujol)

* It's curtains for David Hyde Pierce's "Curtains." [NewYorkology]

* The city is standing up for the forlorn landmark of Hell's Kitchen, the Windmere. [Curbed]

* Meet New York's Grandma Moses, a 101-year-old Flushing resident. [NY Times via Queens Crap]

* A return visit to Gleason's Gym -- and its transformed neighborhood. [Jeremiah's Vanishing New York]

* Roller rink opens in Coney's Childs restaurant building. [Gowanus Lounge]

* Headless Body in Topless Bar and other New York Post headline gems. [Gawker]

* A midtown deli closes: "Loved by few, but used by many." [Midtown Lunch]

* Next Sunday is New York City history day. [Gothamist]

-- Rolando Pujol

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