Category Archives: Child care

CB1 allows Asphalt Green to dismantle portions of your $70 Million community center

Tweet February 3, 2016- by Steven Greer BatteryPark.TV has previously reported how Asphalt Green is failing at providing community Tweet

Posted in - Community Board 1, - Downtown oversight, - Real estate, - State Government, Art and Museums, Battery Park City and BPCA, Child care, Cooking tips, Events and Activities, Gripes, Gyms and Pools, Health and lifestyle, Op-Ed, Parks, Restaurants, Shops and markets, Sports and fitness | 1 Comment

Tell us your experience with Urgent Care Tribeca on 200 Chambers

Tweet February 22, 2013 The urgent care center at 200 Chambers Street (by The Palm restaurant, on the West Side Highway) provides very prompt care. In most cases, patients can be seen right away. However, we have been receiving complaints … Continue reading

Posted in Child care, Doctors, Dentists, Gripes | 4 Comments

Asphalt Green is failing miserably

Tweet Update January 31, 2016- There were hints at this during the BPCA Town Hall (read below, and video above). Asphalt Green is failing miserably and the Upper East Side company is treating our Tweet

Posted in - Downtown oversight, Asphalt Green, Battery Park City and BPCA, Child care, Gyms and Pools, Schools, Sports and fitness | 2 Comments

Downtown finally gets a new school to address overcrowding

Tweet Update January 27, 2016- The Post reports that a 500-foot pencil-tower will be slapped Tweet

Posted in - City government, - Community Board 1, - Real estate, Accomplishments, Battery Park City and BPCA, Child care, Financial District, Schools, Seaport, TriBeCa | Leave a comment

Try the hormone-free, antibiotic-free milk at Le District

Tweet January 12, 2015- I stopped shopping at Whole Foods once I discovered the meat counter Tweet

Posted in - Brookfield Place, Battery Park City and BPCA, Child care, Cooking tips, French, Groceries | Leave a comment

U.S. Senate now investigates rubber pellet turf fields

Tweet January 22, 2016- The U.S. Senate is now weighing in on the safety of those ubiquitous Tweet

Posted in - Federal government, - Politics, - Real estate, Asphalt Green, Battery Park City and BPCA, Child care, Dangerous West Thames and South End Ave crossings, Decline of our parks, Doctors, Dentists, Gripes, Health and lifestyle, Lawyers, Parks, Schools, Sports and fitness | Leave a comment

Turf goes down on West Thames rubber pellet field

Tweet January 16, 2016- The turf and rubber pellets are being installed. Tweet

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A plea for a crossing guard by PS 89 and Stuyvesant High School

Tweet January 21, 2016- A parent sent this email out: Tweet

Posted in - NYPD First Precinct, Battery Park City and BPCA, Child care, Schools | Leave a comment

Is Shake Shack a magnet for violent crime?

Tweet January 14, 2016- It has happened again. Another Manhattan Shake Shack was the location for Tweet

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

Feckless CB1 and Sheldon Silver fail to bring new schools Downtown, again

Tweet Update February 7, 2014- By Steven E. Greer The new City DOE Chancellor Carmen Fariña announced revisions to the old Bloomberg plan for new schools, and Downtown “aint gettin nothin”, so to speak. Despite Downtown Manhattan being one of … Continue reading

Posted in - Community Board 1, - State Government, -- In the News, Battery Park City and BPCA, Child care, Financial District, Lower East Side, Schools, TriBeCa | Leave a comment

Interview with Geoffrey Croft, the source of the “Teens attacked” story

Tweet January 8, 2016- by Steven E. Greer The TribecaTrib, the Daily News, and other failing “newspapers”, are picking up the story about Tweet

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Brookfield ice rink opens

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Boomerang Toys closes

Tweet January 5, 2016- I got my hair cut today and noticed that Boomerang Toys in the NYMEX building Tweet

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Tip of the Week: How to lose 20-pounds in 90-days without trying

Tweet January 4, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD Louise Aronne, MD (i.e. David Letterman’s doctor) is the Director of the Cornell Comprehensive Weight Loss Center and Tweet

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

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

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Tip of the Week: Take the stairs in your building

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

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

Artificial turf fields increase concussions

Tweet December 29, 2015- The NYT is reporting on a study that indicates artificial turf field, like the Tweet

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The making of Mount Christmas 2015

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BPC Christmas Tree lighting 2015

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Exclusive: BPC Parks Conservancy electric vehicle runs over 5th grader by PS 276

Tweet Update December 18, 2015- At the December 16th Town Hall, the new head of parks addressed Tweet

Posted in - City government, - Downtown oversight, - NYPD First Precinct, Battery Park City and BPCA, Child care, Crime, Dangerous West Thames and South End Ave crossings, Gripes, Lawyers, Parks, Schools | 1 Comment