Category Archives: Featured Residents

“And the winner for best actor goes to….BPC’s own Leo DiCaprio”

Tweet January 14, 2016- It is not well appreciated that most of the big Academy Award categories Tweet

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Sopranos Stories with Steve Schirripa: S1:E1

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Letter: Why is there so much turnover in staff at Milford Management?

Tweet February 5, 2016- Letter from BPC resident: I am a resident in one of the Milford-managed buildings and have noticed tremendous turnover Tweet

Posted in - Real estate, Battery Park City and BPCA, Featured Residents, Gripes, Lawyers, Op-Ed | 2 Comments

BPCA CFO, Robert Serpico, spotted coming out of cigar lounge

Tweet January 8, 2016- by Steven E. Greer I was walking by the Davidoff of Geneva cigar store and spotted Robert Serpico, the CFO of the Tweet

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BPCA uses salt on the sidewalks now that Tess Huxley has been removed

Tweet Update January 18, 2016- Now that Tessa Huxley has been fired, the parks people are Tweet

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Local resident Miriam Kimmelman passes away

Tweet January 11, 2016- Long-time community gardener and BPC resident, Miriam Kimmelman, has passed away. She battled a neurological condition for years. Tweet

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Steve Schirripa on CBS’ Blue Bloods

Tweet January 8, 2016- BPC residence Steve Schirripa is now playing a character on the hit CBS series Tweet

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A good Halloween prank

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Interview with restaurateur Danny Meyer

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Letter to the Editor: Give Peace (and Quiet) A Chance

Tweet (3,369 people have read this as of October 5th, thanks to 179 Facebook likes) August 10, 2015- Letter by John Dellaportas Some 100,000 times per year, tourist helicopters buzz Battery Park City. These flights run all day, Tweet

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Why you were smart to avoid the 2015 BPC block party

Tweet September 20, 2015- by Steven E. Greer The BPC block party has never been a big success. Organized for decades by Anthony Notaro and Rosalie Tweet

Posted in - Brookfield Place, - Community Board 1, - Downtown oversight, - Politics, - State Government, Battery Park City and BPCA, Child care, Events and Activities, Featured Residents, Gripes | Leave a comment

May LaForce Be With You

Tweet August 29, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I have been getting back into shape with home workouts, and once a week I go to the gym for the squat rack Tweet

Posted in Asphalt Green, Battery Park City and BPCA, Child care, Cooking tips, Doctors, Dentists, Featured Residents, Gyms and Pools, Health and lifestyle, Juicing, Restaurants, Sports and fitness, Tip of the Week | 2 Comments

BPCA’s Dennis Mehiel used wife’s minority status to get big contracts

Tweet July 13, 2015- By Steven E. Greer We have heard rumors for years that Dennis Mehiel, the Chairman and CEO of the BPCA and Tweet

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New Yorker Magazine covers our story on kayak activists

Tweet July 23, 2013- By Steven E. Greer, MD In the July 29th edition of New Yorker Magazine, journalist Nick Paumgarten covered our Tweet

Posted in -- In the News, Accomplishments, Featured Residents, Gripes, New York Waterway ferry boat pollution, Sailing/Yachting | 5 Comments

Icon of 9/11/2001 dies of cancer at age 42

Tweet August 26, 2015- The NYT reports, “Marcy Borders, who became known as the “dust lady” Tweet

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Did the Parks Conservancy intentionally raise the pond level that killed the ducklings?

Tweet November 18, 2011- By Steven Greer, MD Viewers will recall our previous stories from the spring following Tweet

Posted in Battery Park City and BPCA, Featured Residents, Gripes, Parks, Wildlife | 1 Comment

Downtown Soccer League comments on FIFA

Tweet 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. Tweet

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Gardeners gather for the first time of the season

Tweet May 18, 2015- BPC gardeners gather to exchange seeds Tweet

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Dean of Pace college discusses importance of face to face teaching

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Interview with the CEO of Shinola

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