Monday linkage

Columbia St. Waterfront growing in a family way [NY Times]
Roll out your complaints with the Rant Van [Ditmas Park Blog]
Gorilla Coffee suing former employees and NY Times [FiPS]
What would your personal subway map look like? Design it. [City Room]
Short-ish plant thief on the prowl in the Slope [Curbed NY]
10 wild and crazy food vending machines [FiTR]
Kanye West makes surprise visit to BK Bowl [Consequence of Sound]
Write a Haiku to win a Stieg Larsson prize package [Vulture]
Tonight: ’90s Halloween episodes at the Knitting Factory
[the skint]