5 Things To Know This AM — May 19 2011

Get ready for a 6,000-square-foot beer garden to open on 34th Street in early June. (Fashion Herald)
A whopping 18 people from Forbes Celebrity 100 live in New York, with a combined wealth of over $872 million dollars, or 8 million unlimited Metrocards. (Animal New York)
Ick: Cockroaches may be linked to asthma. (Cityroom)
Brooklyn bike shop KCDC creates a beer can cover so you can drink in public. (Coolhunting)
Fantasy costumes for the New York Opera. (The Cut)