Tuesday Lunchtime Linkage

After years of keeping people out, communities want to let aid in [NYT]
One man’s quest to save an overlooked scenic view [Brooklyn Paper]
Sweet tooth leads to sour crime spree [Brooklyn Paper]
Brooklyn residents have money from FEMA but no apartments to spend it on [Daily News]
First Sandy hit Red Hook, then Crowe [Post]
Greenpoint chamber of commerce returns after 33 year hiatus [DNAinfo]
Forget Tatum, China knows who the real sexiest man is [NY Mag]
It’s a golden age for writers, which is why we’re all rich [Esquire]