Category Archives: Outdoor events

The Sunflower God

August 19, 2015

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Photos 8-16-2015

August 16, 2015

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Thoughts on the golf swing

August 18, 2015- by Steven E. Greer (MVP of his high school golf team) I thought that Tiger Woods, in his prime, was playing the best golf that a human could possibly play.

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The Battery Dance Festival

August 16, 2015- The Battery Dance Festival is back at Wagner Park this year. There are five more nights.

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Review: New York Classical Theater’s: Shakespeare’s “Measure for Measure”

August 9, 2015- by Steven E. Greer This play, performed in roving fashion around and inside Castle Clinton in The Battery, is much

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Images from the 2015 Swedish Midsummer festival

June 19, 2015- Click on the images for best full-screen experience

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Images from Grand Banks oyster bar

June 11, 2015

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: Stop Making Sense

August 1, 2015- By Steven E. Greer On an absolutely perfect summer night for an outdoor event, the Rooftop Films company set

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Images from July 4th, 2015

July 4, 2015

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Quick: How many towers do you see?

June 27, 2015- Take a quick look, then close your eyes. How many towers did you see? If you

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Review: Governor’s Island is a miserable experience from start to finish

May 26, 2014- By Steven E. Greer I spent a few hours touring the new Governor’s Island. It was a miserable, exhausting, and boring experience.

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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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Shucking oysters and eating lobster rolls on Grand Banks

June 21, 2015- The Grand Banks brunch, docked at at Pier 25

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Roger Waters plays Newport with My Morning Jacket

July 24, 2015

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Le Dîner en Blanc shuts down the bike path

July 29, 2015- Letter to the Editor by BPCResident

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Who killed the Koi?

April 21, 2011 One of the best assets in Battery Park City for children and visitors has been the unique and

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West Thames Park grass field not opened, committee decides usage rules

Update: August 2, 2011 In what exemplifies the disconnect between the bureaucrats governing lower Manhattan and the

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Bombshell: Parks Conservancy still not agreeing to assume control of the West Thames grass field

July 5, 2011 The Battery Park Community Board met tonight to discuss how the newly-sodded grass field in

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Review: Taming of the Shrew

July 12, 2015– By Steven E. Greer Shakespeare in the park is a tedious affair under ideal conditions.

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O.A.R plays the esplanade

July 14, 2015-  The lead singer, Marc Roberg, lives in BPC (in Leo’s building).

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