The best sandwiches in Manhattan are now found on Vesey Street

Parm Ozersky roast beef sandwichJune 30, 2015- By Steven E. Greer

In my humble opinion, the best sandwiches in Manhattan are now found on Vesey Street. Continue reading

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First look at the new Parm

Parm side entranceJune 29, 2015- By Steven E. Greer

The new Parm on Vesey Street finally opened. It has a seating capacity of 150-people (compared to El Vez at 275 seats). Continue reading

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Food reviews for Gov. Chrystie’s 1 WTC observatory are turrible

cropped-Christie-Silver-classics-text.jpgJune 30, 2015- Recall, Governor Chrystie, who controls the Port Authority which runs the annex Continue reading

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NY Waterway ferries breaking the law again

Ferry boat NY Waterway breaking th elaw too close to esplanadeJune 29, 2015- I was walking on the esplanade behind Gateway, south of North Cove Marina, Continue reading

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CB1 passes resolution banning tourist helicopters from Seaport

Tourist helicopters Seaport 5-26-2014The StoptheChop people (a website we helped create) sent this out:

Dear friends and members, Continue reading

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Gone in 60 Seconds: S7:E6

June 29, 2015- Why are the park enforcement patrol officers not seeing this and doing something? 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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New head of EDC appointed

June 30, 2015- Mayor De Blasio appointed the new head of the EDC to replace Kyle Kimble. Continue reading

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Exclusive: CB1’s Anthony Notaro investigated by city’s Conflicts of Interest Board

Update June 2, 2015- The New York City Conflicts of Interest Board is now investigating Continue reading

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Review: Chef James Tracey cheeseburgers

El Vez cheeseburger 6-22-2015June 20, 2015- by Steven E. Greer

Given the fact that three of the best cheeseburgers I have tried over the last 12-months Continue reading

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Images from the 2015 Swedish Midsummer festival

Swedish festival brunette blondJune 19, 2015- Click on the images for best full-screen experience Continue reading

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Exclusive video of yacht Boardwalk’s helicopter taking off

June 17, 2015- By Steven E. Greer

A viewer sent us this video of the June 11th flight of the controversial helicopter attached with Continue reading

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A tour of Drill Fitness in Tribeca

 

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Actor Steve Schirripa discusses BPC and his line of spaghetti sauces

(22,000 people have viewed this as of June 23rd, 2015)

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Photos of BPC at night

Tall white flowers South Cove nightJune 24, 2015 Continue reading

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The new forest location of the Battery Urban Farm

The Battery garden kale and chardJune 28, 2015- The larger community garden space at the Battery has been torn up for renovations, so they planted this garden near Castle Clinton.  Continue reading

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Whole Foods has been overcharging you

Whole-Foods-banana-standJune 24, 2015- The regular prices at Whole Foods are already ridiculous. If you bother to weigh the produce, Continue reading

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Photos 6-29-2015

Pink hibiscusJune 29, 2015 Continue reading

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Elect Democrat Gigi Li for District leader

Gigi Li photoJune 29, 2015- We ran into Gigi Li today as she was collecting petitions for the September primary Continue reading

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Photos 6-28-2015

South Cove piles with grass zoomJune 28, 2015 Continue reading

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