Category Archives: Child care

Images from Tear Drop Park 2015

June 6, 2015

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Ice Cream section opens at Le District

June 16, 2015- by Steven E. Greer I personally think that this is the biggest development at Le District. They have opened up the

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Are you really gluten intolerant?

Update August 11, 2014- The minority of diners who think that they are special and have the right to demand a gluten-free restaurant are

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The Gluten Crazies are out of control and affecting menus in restaurants

April 26, 2015- By Steven E. Greer, MD I was eating at a French restaurant recently, and the waiter asked me if I had any allergies,

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

(3,700 real BPC residents have read this story as of March 20, 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.

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More vandalism in West Thames Park

June 8, 2015- Because the BPCA has instructed the PEP to not patrol the West Thames field

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Park Events: Drawing in the Park

Drawing in the Park STATUS: This event will occur as scheduled. WHERE: South Cove WHEN: June 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm |Recurring Event (See all) TICKETING INFORMATION: This event is free

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Park Events: Singing to the sunset tonight

Sunset Singing Circle

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Park Events: Friday Nights for Teens

Friday Night for Teens WHERE: 6 River Terrace WHEN: June 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm TICKETING INFORMATION: This event is free

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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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The super cool new drug: Marijuana

May 31, 2015- By Steven E. Greer, MD I was watching Green Day give their Rock and Roll Hall of Fame acceptance

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Why Children Are Abandoning Baseball

May 20, 2015- The WSJ wrote a rather lengthy rambling story about the decline of Little League.

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Should parents be served alcohol while carrying babies?

May 21, 2014- BatteryPark.TV viewers have posted comments of concern about small children

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Doctor who runs 200 Chambers Urgent Care being investigated by NY Health Department

April 5, 2013- We previously reported on the lack of board certification of Dr. Steve Okhravi: the man who runs the urgent care clinic by The Palm restaurant on 200 Chambers Street. We have since learned that the New York … Continue reading

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When did Monday become “date night” in New York?

May 12, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Monday nights in New York are a funny spectacle of human mating ritual. I keep forgetting that

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Horse-drawn wagon rides

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Dean of Pace college discusses importance of face to face teaching

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Chinese real estate firm chases families off Chase Plaza

May 12, 2015- Downtown Express reports, “Financial District families were alarmed when they and their children

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Enjoy it while you can because the BPCA is going to pave it over

April 15, 2015- The tarp came off the newly seeded West Thames grass field. Enjoy it while you

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The hype surrounding gluten

October 19, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD Did you know that one out of three Americans think

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