Pour over coffee at Le District

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Brookfield wants to bring booze-cruise party boats to the marina

May 6, 2015- By Steven E. Greer

At the CB1 meeting last night, Brookfield Properties, the new operator of the North Cove Marina, Continue reading

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Why is the BPCA still employing Robin Forst at $130,000?

May 6, 2015- By Steven E. Greer

BatteryPark.TV previously reported how Sheldon Silver’s appointment to the BPCA, Robin Forst, Continue reading

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Bâtard takes home the big prize at the Oscars of food

May 5, 2015- By Steven E. Greer

My favorite chef and restaurant, Marcus Glocker and Bâtard, won the Best New Continue reading

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Brookfield and BPCA bring in a politically correct company to run sailing school

May 5, 2015- By Steven E. Greer

As BatteryPark.TV previously reported, the new operators of the North Cove Marina, which Continue reading

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Mystery yacht is chased out of North Cove Marina

Token yacht in North Cove Marina 4-22-2015

Update May 6, 2015- At the CB1 meeting last night, Kathleen Gupta raised the issue of this mystery Continue reading

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Mumford & Sons goes electric

Mumford & Sons electricApril 12, 2015- Mumford & Sons has a new album coming out in May called Wilder Mind. Continue reading

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Interview with the CEO of design group ICRAVE, Lionel Ohayon, about Le District

 

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I just shook hands with a face transplant patient and did not know it

January 21, 2015- By Steven E. Greer, MD

I was in the process of being given a personal tour of the new facilities of the NYU Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery when the doctor interrupted and introduced me to a patient. The adult male was Continue reading

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A tour of the bakery at Le District

April 29, 2015- By Steven E. Greer

Throughout history, bakeries have been important establishments in cities around the world. Continue reading

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Images of the newly opened Battery Conservancy

Battery Park Conservancy open 2April 17, 2015- Continue reading

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Exclusive tour of the Four Seasons at 30 Park Place

January 31, 2015- By Steven E. Greer

The Silverstein real estate Continue reading

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The History of BPC by Ed Koch

We had the chance to interview Mr. Koch a few years ago. Ed Koch, former Mayor of New York City and former U.S. Congressman, Continue reading

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West Thames Bridge is already over budget and construction has not yet begun

West Thames bridge looking northUpdate April 20, 2015- This is already over budget and it construction has not started. Continue reading

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Nobody is listening to Catherine McVay Hughes’ CB1 anymore

Catherine-McVay-Hughes-ignoring-usApril 9, 2015- Opinion by By Steven E. Greer

Several years ago, the Tribeca subcommittee of CB1 protested over the design of a Pier 26 restaurant being Continue reading

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Review: Irish Memorial tour was a joke

Brian Tolle Irish Memorial bMay 3, 2015- By Steven E. Greer

For unknown reasons, the BPCA that had been intentionally neglecting the Irish Memorial, refusing to Continue reading

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Op-Ed: Most members of Manhattan Community Board 1 need to be replaced

January 28, 2015- By Steven E. Greer

After the arrest by the DOJ of State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, the true extent of his invasive tentacles Continue reading

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Review: Belle Reve lunch

Belle Reve lunch roomApril 6, 2015- By Steven E. Greer

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We were the guests of Chef Paul Gerard today to tour his lunch menu at Belle Reve in TriBeCa. Continue reading

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Crabapple trees in bloom

Crab apple close b 5-4-2015May 4, 2015 Continue reading

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The designer of Le District gives a walking tour

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