Author Archives: Editor

Why is South BPC attracting the North side A-list celebrities now?

May 28, 2015- For the last couple of days, I have seen celebrities on my street, when I have

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Fika opens in City Hall

May 28, 2015- The new Fika in the heart of City Hall opened. It is on Duane Street by the federal building. It is one of

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Review: Starr’s new Clocktower

May 24, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Stephen Starr and Ian Schrager’s highly secretive project at the Met Life Clock Tower building

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Another suicide in BPC?

May 28, 2015- There have been several bodies pulled from Hudson offshore of BPC’s esplanade,

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Photos 5-28-2015

May 28, 2015

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Battery Park is officially renamed just “The Battery”

May 27, 2015- The NYT’s resident author of PR-placed infomercials, David Dunlap, has another

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The designer of Le District gives a walking tour

Posted in - Brookfield Place, - Real estate, Art and Museums, Battery Park City and BPCA, Groceries, Restaurants | Leave a comment

Downtown Soccer League comments on FIFA

May 28, 2015- Letter by Bill Bialosky, President of DSL After the FIFA corruption arrests, maybe there will be a chance to show that all things in soccer are not bad.

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Another man jumps into the Hudson by Rockefeller Park

May 27, 2015- Yet another man has jumped into the river from the esplanade at Rockefeller Park.

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Parm to open “within two weeks”

Update May 19, 2015- We spoke with the chef who was on the construction site, and Parm will open

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Custom-tailored French-made shirts at ManuelRacim in Tribeca

May 22, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I ordered two custom-tailored French-made shirts at ManuelRacim (MR) in Tribeca. They arrived

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Tip of the Week: Cut your cord

May 28, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I just opened my Verizon Fios bill, and it has now grown to $206. That is the final straw. I am

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Michael Kors revenue plummets

May 27, 2015- The publicly traded luxury retail firm Michael Kors (Ticker KORS), reported

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Senator Schumer takes action on behalf of BatteryPark.TV

May 18, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Last February, when I became appalled to see the mail to my building left unattended overnight

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Ed Hogan leaves Brookfield Office Properties

May 17, 2015- The man who orchestrated the leases for the retail shops in Brookfield Place,

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Diane von Furstenberg in Brookfield Place

May 16, 2015- Natia and friend

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The NY Times reviews Blue Smoke and North End Grill

March 14, 2015- We are hearing that a new “corporate chef” is hovering over Blue Smoke

Posted in -- In the News, American, Barbeque, Battery Park City and BPCA, Cajun, Reviews, Seafood | 1 Comment

Photos 5-26-2015

May 26, 2015

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Cuomo’s popularity rating drops to lowest level ever

May 26, 2015- the MarinaGate has not helped. The Post reports,

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Fairway grocery store uncertain for 255 Greenwich

Update May 20, 2015- We have now heard conflicting reports indicating that Fairway grocery

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