Category Archives: Events and Activities

Progress on the bike path

March 26, 2015

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Review: Sleep No More

March 8, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Last year at about this time, I enjoyed going to the interactive dinner at the Paramount Hotel

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No sign of the new marina operator

Update March 19, 2015- We have repeatedly contacted the IGY Marina executives to ask whether they wil

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Confirmed: BPCA wants the Irish Memorial “to go away”

March 17, 2017- A year later and nothing has changed, and it is intentional. A BPCA insider told

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BLT Bar & Grill jazz nights

March 22, 2015- The BLT in the W Hotel, FiDi, now has

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Another pointless running race disturbs the peace in BPC

March 15, 2015- Once again, another pointless running race was allowed to end in south BPC,

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Just pathetic

March 14, 2015- The empty marina is pathetic.

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Altaneve On Ice: Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation for Cancer Research.

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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

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Struggling Hudson Eats starts evening movie series

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

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CB1’s Jeff Galloway a no-show for the marina rally

Update December 19, 2014- Bob Townley is now all of a sudden the biggest supporter of the marina.

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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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Interview with the founders of Shakespeare Downtown

November 2, 2014- By Steven E. Greer We interviewed the founders of the new

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Exclusive: IMG scouts WTC as home of next Fashion Week

Update February 2, 2015- The IMG events company running Fashion Week is in fact scouting out the WTC

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Rare Ferrari 275 GTB worth $7 Million parks by Ritz-Carlton

Update February 22, 2014- As the wealthy look for more alternative forms of investment, rare cars are

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NY Water Taxi asks CB1 permission to dock huge tour boat at Pier-A

February 3, 2015- At the December, 2014 CB1 meeting, Tom Berton, the man who operates a couple

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Will Canadians control all of the waterways in Downtown New York?

Update January 23, 2015- Brookfield did indeed win the RFP to run North Cove Marina, as suspected. Also, Howard Hughes announced

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The ferry boat horn blowing noise nuisance coming to Pier-A

January 29, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Last month, the CB1 entertained the thought of allowing the company “Manhattan by Sail”, operated by

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You have probably been to one of the Farkas IGY marinas

January 24, 2015- I was not interested in the actual marina aspect of MarinaGate. My main interest

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Mike Fortenbaugh moves his yacht club to Jersey City

January 28, 2015- A New Jersey article reports, “New York’s Manhattan Yacht Club is on the move.

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