Category Archives: Shops and markets

So many closed retail storefronts that it looks like 2009 again

Tweet February 7, 2016- by Steven E. Greer I was in SoHo again and noticed numerous closed retail storefronts in the heart of the fancy Tweet

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Exclusive sneak peek inside the Oculus transportation hub and WTC retail city

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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

Quality study shows that high intensity workout with high protein diet gets people shredded in four weeks

Tweet February 3, 2016- We have previously mentioned the Stuyvesant Community Center’s high intensity Tweet

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Wanna get in shape?

Tweet Update December 20, 2015- Starting next month, boxing cross-fit (see above). Also, see below. Tweet

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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

Davidoff of Geneva cigar shop opens in Brookfield Place

Tweet December 28, 2015- Davidoff of Geneva, the cigar store, opened in Brookfield Place by Rite Tweet

Posted in - Brookfield Place, Battery Park City and BPCA, Cigar and smoke, Nightlife | 1 Comment

Excellent prepared food at Le District

Tweet January 13, 2016- This is enough to feed several people and the total was $30. Tweet

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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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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

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Review: The meat counter at Le District is the best in the area

Tweet December 19, 2015- by Steven E. Greer I purchased my first meat from the Le District meat counter and it was a very positive experience. Tweet

Posted in - Brookfield Place, Battery Park City and BPCA, Cooking tips, Groceries | 1 Comment

Review: Under Armour joggers are better than Nike

Tweet January 19, 2016- by Steven E. Greer I have been looking for some more modern fitness clothing and have purchased Nike and Under Tweet

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I lost by K.O.E.

Tweet January 13, 2016- by Steven E. Greer This cardio boxing class at the Stuyvesant Community center is more of a genuine boxing class Tweet

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We are witnessing a clothing revolution

Tweet January 3, 2016- by Steven E. Greer I recently purchased what I would simply call “sweat pants”, but are now called “joggers”. I had no Tweet

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Citrus season at Le District

Tweet Update December 29, 2015- Try the large seedless oranges at Le District. Tweet

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Try the pummelo at Le District

Tweet January 9, 2016- The latest seasonal items at Le District are the pummelo (a sweet grapefruit) Tweet

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You can now buy “medical marijuana” in New York

Tweet January 7, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD The medical marijuana dispensaries in New York are now open. However, you might be disappointed. Tweet

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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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Was the Shinola CEO demoted?

Tweet January 7, 2015- by Steven E. Greer Several years ago, we interviewed Steve Bock, the CEO of Shinola, or so we thought. Sometimes Tweet

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Excellent fromage

Tweet December 30, 2015- by Steven E. Greer I have not been Tweet

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