Author Archives: Editor

First look at the new Parm

June 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).

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Photos 6-29-2015

June 29, 2015

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Elect Democrat Gigi Li for District leader

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

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NY Waterway ferries breaking the law again

June 29, 2015- I was walking on the esplanade behind Gateway, south of North Cove Marina,

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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?

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The new forest location of the Battery Urban Farm

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

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Photos 6-28-2015

June 28, 2015

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Very good Belgian chocolate at Le District

Update June 29, 2015- They have sold out. Did we cause this?

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How does a millionaire and convicted felon like Jeff Galloway enjoy rent-subsidized apartments in Gateway?

June 19, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Local convicted felon and former lawyer, Jeff Galloway, who lives in Gateway Plaza, earned approximately

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Quick: How many towers do you see?

June 27, 2015- Take a quick look, then close your eyes. How many towers did you see? If you

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Review: Fuku fried chicken sandwiches

June 27, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Some people in the restaurant business with opinions I trust mentioned that they tried the

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Cuomo secretly worked with Republican senate to kill bill raising minimum wage

June 29, 2015- The Post reports, “Despite public claims to the contrary, Gov. Cuomo worked

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City Council proposes police reform laws

June 29, 2015- The Post reports, “Rank-and-file cops are fuming over several “police reform”

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Senator Schumer kicks ass on our behalf again

June 27, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Earlier this year, my apartment building was having a critical problem with very delayed deliver

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Broadsheet helps promote disgraced Sheldon Silver

June 29, 2015- The Broadsheet (BS) staff have long been working with Sheldon Silver. After

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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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Images from the 2015 Swedish Midsummer festival

June 19, 2015- Click on the images for best full-screen experience

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A tour of Drill Fitness in Tribeca

 

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Nobody is listening to Catherine McVay Hughes’ CB1 anymore

April 9, 2015- Opinion by By Steven E. Greer Several years ago, the Tribeca subcommittee of CB1 protested over the design of a Pier 26 restaurant being

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Review: Chef James Tracey cheeseburgers

June 20, 2015- by Steven E. Greer Given the fact that three of the best cheeseburgers I have tried over the last 12-months

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