Author Archives: Editor

Cirque du Soleil coming to Pier 26

September 4, 2015- The HRPT, led by Madelyn Wils, continues to operate without any input from the

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Amada construction begins and is “6-months away”

Update September 4, 2015- The steal support for the internal walls is going in, so this means

Posted in - Brookfield Place, Battery Park City and BPCA, Brookfield Place delays, Gripes, Restaurants, Spanis tapas | Leave a comment

Hot dog vendor chaos around WTC to be cleared

September 4, 2015- BP.TV first reported on the chaos of hot dog vendors and trash at Vesey

Posted in - Community Board 1, - Downtown oversight, - NYPD First Precinct, Battery Park City and BPCA, Gripes, Livery town car drivers, World Trade Center | Leave a comment

Tip of the Week: Upgrade your old stereo

August 30, 2015- by Steven E. Greer Well, I have finally stepped into the 21st Century. After my Verizon Fios box went out this week and I

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Remember the Battery Park City wheatfield?

September 3, 2015- A blog reports, “….conceptual artist Agnes Denes who, in 1982, transformed what is now Battery Park City into a two-acre wheatfield.”

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Carbone, Torissi open a Jewish deli in SoHo

September 4, 2015- A blog reports, “The unstoppable restaurant opening machine known as

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The president of New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Dr. Robert Kelly, ousted

September 4, 2015- Crain’s reports, “The president of New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Dr. Robert Kelly,

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State Senator Dan Squadron wants the city to take over the BPCA

August 27, 2015- By New York State Senator Daniel Squadron Over the last 40 years, Battery Park City has gone from a concept to the extraordinary neighborhood we see today.

Posted in - City government, - Politics, - Real estate, - State Government, Battery Park City and BPCA, Gripes, Op-Ed, Parks | Leave a comment

Would you like to see a restaurant like this open?

August 23, 2015- by Steven E. Greer People keep telling me to open a restaurant. What do you think of my idea for a casual

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First Look at the South Street Seaport’s 60-Story Condo Tower

September 3, 2015- Curbed reports, “Rumors of a helix-shaped glass tower slated for a site

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Do you want 38,000 people to read a story about your local business?

September 3, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Local business owners might find this interesting. BatteryPark.TV can quite

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Tip of the Week: How to deal with Verizon when you have an outage

August 24, 2015- By Steven E. Greer If you were an early adopter of the fiber optic Fios service by Verizon and have had your box

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Tip of the Week: If you have AT&T, switch to T-Mobile

August 11, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I have had an AT&T cell phone for many years, unfortunately. The service down here is spotty

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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

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Review: Cosme

August 18, 2015- By Steven E. Greer (AKA El Gringo) After hearing multiple restaurant insiders rave about Cosme on 21st and Park Avenue, I went

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Tip of the Week: Try the new competition to Uber called Gett

August 23, 2015- By Steven E. Greer After several horrible Uber drivers that I have experienced recently, I decided to try Gett. They

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Review: Bâtard

January 24, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Tonight, by a strange twist of fate, I finally did it. I ate at the now-world-famous Bâtard in Tribeca.

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Review: Starr’s new Clocktower

Update August 25, 2015- Pete Wells of the NYT reviewed Clocktower. He raved about it and had no negative comments, but gave it just 2-stars.

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BPCA avoids hiring new head of parks conservancy

August 18, 2015– By Steven E. Greer BatteryPark.TV previously exclusively reported that Dennis Mehiel and his BPCA were in the process

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Exclusive sneak peek inside the Oculus transportation hub and WTC retail city

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