Category Archives: Featured Residents

“Oops. You were whacked. I forgot about that.”

March 20, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I had a fascinating lunch today at El Vez with former Sopranos actor Steve Schirripa who played

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Interview with restaurateur Danny Meyer

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Inept BPC Parks spreads useless sand on sidewalks that only dirties interiors

February 5, 2015- The head of the BPC Parks Conservancy, Tess Huxley, has screwed up royally again. In an effort to be

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B.P.C. woman killed by van on Canal Street shopping for Chinese Lunar New Year products

February 27, 2015- Downtown Express reports, “A 63-year-old Battery Park City woman was struck by

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De Niro Socked With $6.4 Million IRS Tax Lien

Update March 2, 2015- “E” (What a terrible name) reports, “In response to a report that the

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The Broadsheet finally reports on the Sheldon Silver scandal, making no mention of arrest, only praising him

February 3, 2015- Op-Ed by Steven E. Greer BatteryPark.TV has long criticized the extreme bias of the local advertising flier called the Broadsheet (BS),

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Interview with the CEO of Shinola

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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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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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Who’s the NY Supreme Court judge abusing their parking pass on Rector Place?

Update February 7, 2015- This car has not been seen since our reporting.

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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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Two ex-sailing-clubbers stalk Mike Fortenbaugh in a social media smear campaign

Update January 15, 2015- Mr Freeburg sent us a

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Christmas Tree lighting

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Toy train exhibit at North Cove Marina

December 15, 2013- The William Wallace barge has been converted into a really neat thing for the kids, lasting until December 24th.

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New Yorker Magazine covers our story on kayak activists

July 23, 2013- By Steven E. Greer, MD In the July 29th edition of New Yorker Magazine, journalist Nick Paumgarten covered our exclusive story about kayak activists in Midtown forcing the ferry boats docking in Battery Park City to honk … Continue reading

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Dean of Pace college discusses importance of face to face teaching

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Interview with ProPublica’s Editor and CEO Paul Steiger

(In full screen 1080i HD) June 15, 2012 By Steven Greer, MD In 2007, after the Wall Street Journal was acquired by News Corp, Paul Steiger, the managing editor of the paper, became the CEO and Editor-in-Chief of ProPublica. As … Continue reading

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Sightings: Leo shoots home video walking around BPC?

September 2, 2014- By Steven E. Greer I was attending the CB1 meeting and ducked out to get some air.

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Soccer mom destroys other half of West Thames grass field

October 9, 2014- By Steven E. Greer The West Thames grass field was out of service for most of the year as the parks staff fenced it off to re-seed the lawn. Kids playing organized soccer destroyed the grass.

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A day at North Cove Marina condensed into 22-seconds

By Barry Hauptman  

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