Author Archives: Editor

July Report: Friends of BPC

July 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.

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Little Muenster closes shop

July 30, 2014- BatteryPark.TV and others have given the Hudson Eats Little Muenster not-so-glowing reviews.

Posted in - Brookfield Place, -- In the News, American, Battery Park City and BPCA, Reviews | Leave a comment

“Slumlord” Steve Croman Under Investigation by State Attorney General

July 30, 2014- The Daily News reports that a controversial Lower East Side landlord is being investigated

Posted in - City government, - Downtown oversight, - Real estate, -- In the News, Crime, Lawyers, Lower East Side | Leave a comment

Photos 7-25-2014

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Another yacht break-in at North Cove Marina

July 30, 2014- Just one day after BatteryPark.TV reported on the absence of the PEP security

Posted in - NYPD First Precinct, -- In the News, Battery Park City and BPCA, Crime | Leave a comment

Miracles do happen: PEP chase off tour bus

July 29, 2014- By Steven Greer Today, I spotted two huge

Posted in - Downtown oversight, - NYPD First Precinct, Battery Park City and BPCA, Crime | 2 Comments

North Cove Marina 7-28-2014

Posted in Battery Park City and BPCA, Photography, Sailing/Yachting, Seaport, Wall Street | Leave a comment

Chase Bank hotdog guy forced to move

July 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

Posted in - City government, - Downtown oversight, Battery Park City and BPCA, Crime, Health and lifestyle, Livery town car drivers, Newsracks | Leave a comment

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

July 27, 2014- By Steven E. Greer The food court style of Hudson Eats

Posted in - Brookfield Place, Battery Park City and BPCA, Brookfield Place delays, Japanese, Reviews, Sushi | Leave a comment

Madelyn Wils pisses off New Jersey

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

Posted in -- In the News, Events and Activities, Gripes, Hudson River Park Trust, Music Bands | Leave a comment

Kayak activist receives threats

July 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,

Posted in - Federal government, -- In the News, Battery Park City and BPCA, Helicopter noise, New York Waterway ferry boat pollution, Outdoor events, Sailing/Yachting | Leave a comment

The Netflix Late Reviewer: True Detective

July 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.

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Photos 7-26-2014

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Cuomo’s scandals reach Governor Christie level in media

July 28, 2014- BatteryPark.TV was the first news

Posted in - Federal government, - State Government, -- In the News | Leave a comment

Finches play in dirt

Posted in Battery Park City and BPCA, Gardening, Wildlife | Leave a comment

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

Posted in - City government, - Community Board 1, - Downtown oversight, - Real estate, - State Government, Battery Park City and BPCA, Crime, Helicopter noise, Hudson River Park Trust, Music Bands, Op-Ed, Outdoor events, Parks, Performing arts, Restaurants, Schools, Seafood, Seaport, SoHo | 2 Comments

Marranitos cookies and milk at El Vez

June 21, 2014- When I saw this new dessert, I was not instantly excited because I do not like sugar cookies. But that is not what they are. They are still warm and puffy from the oven, and not too … Continue reading

Posted in Bakery, Battery Park City and BPCA, Reviews, Tex-Mex | Leave a comment

Smoke – The Amazing Hamster Storing Food

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Rooftop gardens of BPC

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Help us find the missing PEP

July 28, 2014- By Steven E. Greer A viewer commented today, “Where have all the PEP gone?”.

Posted in - City government, - Downtown oversight, - NYPD First Precinct, Battery Park City and BPCA, Crime, Parks | Leave a comment