Category Archives: TriBeCa

Stuyvesant’s pool and two basketball courts costs $30 a month

(3,000 real BPC residents have read this story as of February 1, 2015) Update January 17, 2015- I tried out the day pass for the first time. It requires a one-time waiver document and then a $15 fee.

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Exclusive tour of the Four Seasons at 30 Park Place

January 31, 2015- By Steven E. Greer The Silverstein real estate

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A tour of World Trade Center Tower 4 and Tower 7

September 19, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD Dara McQuillan of Silverstein Properties took us

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Review: Bâtard (I finally ate there as a regular guest)

January 24, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Tonight, by a strange twist of fate, I finally did it. I ate at the now-world-famous Bâtard in Tribeca.

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A tour of Distilled in Tribeca

January 29, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I was invited to stop by the 18-month-old Distilled in Tribeca. This is the first restaurant for the young duo of Nick Iovacchini and

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Interview with the CEO of Shinola

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Restaurants on Greenwich Street in Tribeca drop like flies as the new year rings in

January 5, 2015-By Steven E. Greer Restaurateur Stephen Starr asked me once why I do not go to Tribeca places more often. I told him that most of

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Local electeds have “no comment” of support for Sheldon Silver

January 23, 2015- DNAinfo reports that key elected officials declined to comment on the Sheldon Silver arrest as the

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Bâtard is voted “Restaurant of the Year” by The New York Times

December 26, 2014- The NY Times’ Pete Wells just listed Bâtard as the best new restaurant for 2014.

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Review: Brushstroke Ichimura Sushi

September 30, 2014- Brushstroke was awarded two Michelin stars in the new 2015 guide. July 31, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD The “Executive Diner’s Club” that we have assembled met this time to see the famed sushi chef Eiji … Continue reading

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Review: Little Park at The Smyth Hotel: Red flags galore

November 20, 2014- By Steven E. Greer Last week, I was at the small restaurant across from the Greenwich Hotel

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Tribeca Film Festival returns to Tribeca and BPC, sort of

January 14, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Over the last few years, the “Tribeca” Film Festival has been that in name only. After losing key sponsors,

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Review: The new Denny’s by City Hall brings life to a no-man’s land

August 29, 2014- By Steven E. Greer The controversial new Denny’s opened today

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TriBeCa’s Kitchen? I don’t think so.

December 17, 2014- By Steven E. Greer I walked all the way to 200 Church Street to

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Photos 12-13-2014

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101 Murray Street: Another 1000-foot tower coming to Downtown? Maybe not.

Update December 11, 2014- The developers of this gargantuan tower that will stick out like a North Korean penis monument are apparently leaving out the almighty CB1 from their development process.

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Why does Downtown have no good pizza?

December 9, 2014- By Steven E. Greer I rarely eat pizza, but had a craving for it yesterday. I almost used Seamless to order Skinny Pizza from Hudson Eats,

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Alarming gangs of tweens gather by ballfields every Friday night

October 18, 2014- By Steven E. Greer I got a tip about gangs of tweens hanging

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Exclusive: $40 Million townhouse at 3 Hubert Street to go on the market this week

October 6, 2014- By Steven E. Greer BatteryPark.TV has learned that the only townhouse on Hubert Street (at 3 Hubert) is going to be put up for sale this week at slightly

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Terra wine bar in Tribeca is packed

December 12, 2013- By Steven E. Greer MD I was getting some exercise and walked by Terra wine bar at 222 West Broadway, by Franklin Street. It opened just a month or so ago in the triangular space of the … Continue reading

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