Category Archives: Child care

Ballfield permits to be discussed at CB1 tonight

March 3rd Battery Park City Committee – 6:00 PM Location:   

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Man who stole from Downtown Little League in prison for beating up girlfriend

(3,000 Downtowners have read this as of February 20th. We inform.) Update March 2, 2015- The man who stole from Downtown Little League is now in prison at Rikers

Posted in - Downtown oversight, - NYPD First Precinct, Battery Park City and BPCA, Child care, Crime, Schools, Sports and fitness, TriBeCa, Volunteering, Wall Street | 2 Comments

Survey: The new Equinox gym

February 24, 2015- Equinox gym has been open for about a week.

Posted in - Brookfield Place, Battery Park City and BPCA, Child care, Gyms and Pools, Health and lifestyle, Juicing, Sports and fitness | 5 Comments

BPCA backs off plans to allow other baseball teams to use the fields

February 22, 2015- Letter to the Editor by Craig Carton It’s business as usual with

Posted in - Real estate, - State Government, Battery Park City and BPCA, Child care, Events and Activities, Gripes, Op-Ed, Parks, Sports and fitness, TriBeCa, Volunteering | Leave a comment

Struggling Hudson Eats starts evening movie series

March 2, 2015- With Hudson Eats having slow business after the business crowd leaves, they have

Posted in - Brookfield Place, Battery Park City and BPCA, Child care, Events and Activities | 1 Comment

Review: Equinox gym in Brookfield Place

February 24, 2015- By Steven E. Greer, MD The Equinox Gym in Brookfield Place has finally opened and is attracting the expected crowd

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Bright Horizons daycare in Battery Park floods

February 23, 2015- The Bright Horizons daycare in Battery Park has been closed down due to a

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Dangerous MTA bus drivers finally being arrested

February 20, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Last year, an MTA bus driver was violating the law and parking his full-size bus on North End

Posted in - City government, - NYPD First Precinct, -- In the News, Child care, Crime, Dangerous West Thames and South End Ave crossings, Gripes | Leave a comment

Exclusive: BPCA takes aim at Little League monopoly of ballfields

February 14, 2015- BatteryPark.TV has learned that the BPCA is reducing the number of ballfield

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Bloomberg is vindicated: The Feds agree with him that sugary sodas should be taxed

February 20, 2015- The Post reports, “An influential nutritional panel sounded the alarm Thursday against

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Stuyvesant’s pool and two basketball courts costs $30 a month

(3,300 real BPC residents have read this story as of February 19, 2015. We inform.) Update January 17, 2015- I tried out the day pass for the first time. It requires a one-time waiver document and then a $15 fee.

Posted in - Real estate, Asphalt Green, Battery Park City and BPCA, Child care, Gyms and Pools, Schools, Sports and fitness, Tip of the Week, TriBeCa | 1 Comment

Exclusive: Embezzlement uncovered within Downtown Little League

(2,500 people have read this post as of February 15, 2015) Update February 13, 2015- A member of the Downtown Little League board is telling people that

Posted in - Downtown oversight, - NYPD First Precinct, -- In the News, Battery Park City and BPCA, Child care, Crime, Outdoor events, Sports and fitness, TriBeCa, Volunteering | 3 Comments

Downtown Little League President Zelter is making matters worse by hiding from the press

February 13, 2015: Op-Ed By Steven E. Greer The revelation yesterday that money had been embezzled from the bank accounts of the Downtown Little

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Tip of the Week: Fill in the ridges in your teeth caused by brushing

Update February 12, 2015- I had Dr. Brecht do an unusual procedure on my upper canines today.

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Letter: I am sick of Townley using BPCA as his piggy bank

Letter to the Editor September 26, 2013- By BPC Parent I am sick of Bob Townley

Posted in -- In the News, Asphalt Green, Battery Park City and BPCA, Child care, Gripes, Schools, TriBeCa | 1 Comment

Tip of the Week: Take the stairs in your building

December 4, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD With it now being too cold to bike or walk,

Posted in Child care, Doctors, Dentists, Gyms and Pools, Sports and fitness, Tip of the Week | 1 Comment

Shari Hyman of the BPCA wants to destroy the West Thames grass field

January 22, 2014- By Steven E. Greer As a result of the inadequate agronomy skills possessed by BPC Parks Conservancy leader Tessa Huxley and her

Posted in - State Government, Battery Park City and BPCA, Child care, Dog feces and urine on sidewalks, Gardening, Gripes, Parks | 1 Comment

Tip of the Week: How to detect and treat the flu early

January 4, 2015- By Steven E. Greer, MD The CDC has classified the flu outbreak as an epidemic, which is actually an arbitrary definition.

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Where did all the STEM students go in Stuyvesant?

January 18, 2015- The Post reports that, “The top-rated Manhattan high school saw a staggering 82 percent drop this

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Survey: What do you think of Asphalt Green?

January 11, 2015- By Steven E. Greer With the Brookfield Place Equinox getting close to opening, will the struggling Asphalt Green be dealt a fatal blow

Posted in - Brookfield Place, Asphalt Green, Battery Park City and BPCA, Brookfield Place delays, Child care, Gyms and Pools, Health and lifestyle, Sports and fitness | 2 Comments