Another yacht break-in at North Cove Marina

Rasselas lengthJuly 30, 2014- Just one day after BatteryPark.TV reported on the absence of the PEP security Continue reading

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Madelyn Wils pisses off New Jersey

July 28, 2014- Madelyn Wils and her HRPT first outraged Tribecans Continue reading

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Review: Brushstroke Ichimura Sushi

Chef Eiji Ichimura making flashJuly 31, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD

The “Executive Diner’s Club” that we have assembled met this time to see the famed sushi chef Eiji Ichimura at Brushstroke in Tribeca. Continue reading

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US Attorney moves against Governor Cuomo

Cuomo faceJuly 31, 2014- As predicted by BatteryPark.TV, Preet Bharara, the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, has made moves Continue reading

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July Report: Friends of BPC

Freedom Tower and canyon of apartments in BPC 6-15-2014July 30, 2014, By Steven E. Greer

The Friends of BPC was launched this month. It is still in the formation stage. We have conducted two conference calls to date. Members of the community are welcome to participate. Continue reading

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BPCA throws $7 Million into a money pit, literally

BPCPC-garageJuly 31, 2014- By Steven E. Greer

You have heard of the metaphorical “money pit”. Well, the Battery Park City Authority is throwing money into a money pit, literally, at the parks conservancy building on Battery Place. Continue reading

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Downtown Alliance to select new bus company

Update July 31, 2014- The BPCA board met today and the topic of whether to continue funding the Downtown Alliance for the free bus was discussed. Continue reading

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Little Muenster closes shop

little-muenster-misrahiJuly 30, 2014- BatteryPark.TV and others have given the Hudson Eats Little Muenster not-so-glowing reviews. Continue reading

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North Cove Marina 7-28-2014

Yacht row 7-28-2014 Continue reading

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Blue Ribbon Sushi: Finally, a restaurant arrives at Hudson Eats

July 27, 2014- By Steven E. Greer

The food court style of Hudson Eats Continue reading

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Kayak activist receives threats

Nancy BrousJuly 29, 2014- The Post has an article about the ferry boat horn honking, and in it they mention that the ringleader of the kayak activism, Continue reading

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The Pier A beer garden is part of a bigger city plan to turn waterfront properties into concert venues

July 15, 2015- By Steven E. Greer

The controversial Pier A beer garden, that succeeded in winning the broadest and most powerful of liquor licenses and will become Continue reading

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“Slumlord” Steve Croman Under Investigation by State Attorney General

steve-croman-750x500July 30, 2014- The Daily News reports that a controversial Lower East Side landlord is being investigated Continue reading

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Photos 7-25-2014

Lilly smaller aperture Continue reading

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Miracles do happen: PEP chase off tour bus

July 29, 2014- By Steven Greer

Today, I spotted two huge Continue reading

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Chase Bank hotdog guy forced to move

Hotdog guy on South End moved to GristedesJuly 29, 2014- The viewer tipping us off last night was correct. The hotdog guy who had made his home by the Chase Bank entrance for many years, serving franks just feet from the epicenter Continue reading

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: True Detective

TV screen with feetJuly 26, 2014- By Steven E. Greer

When HBO’s series “True Detective” first aired this year in January, I watched the first two episodes, then cancelled my HBO. Continue reading

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Photos 7-26-2014

Orange lilli Wagner Park Continue reading

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Cuomo’s scandals reach Governor Christie level in media

CuomoJuly 28, 2014- BatteryPark.TV was the first news Continue reading

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Finches play in dirt

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