Category Archives: TriBeCa

Cirque du Soleil coming to Pier 26

September 4, 2015- The HRPT, led by Madelyn Wils, continues to operate without any input from the

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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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Review: Bâtard

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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Nike takes over the HRPT

August 28, 2015- The broke HRPT must have gotten some cash from Nike in exchange for allowing

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Review: Maison Kayser bakery in Tribeca

August 30, 2015- by Steven E. Greer The old Harrison restaurant at 355 Greenwich Street is now a Maison Kayser bakery and cafe.

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Your building is likely rent-stabilized

June 17, 2015- By Steven E. Greer DNAinfo has a story today about the 421g law making FiDi luxury “condos” rent-stabilized

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Freshly made juices at Whole Foods for only $5

August 28, 2015- This is a good deal.

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Pier 40 board member Mike Novogratz sells adjacent St John’s complex

Update August 25, 2015- In a humbling venture into real estate, away from his comfort zone of equities,

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A tour of World Trade Center Tower 4 and Tower 7

(4,600 people have viewed this as of August 6, 2015) September 19, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD Dara McQuillan of Silverstein Properties took us

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

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

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Dylan Prime closes (again)

Update August 20, 2015- This horribly managed craphole has closed down, to no one’s surprise.

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And another body is pulled from the Hudson

August 17, 2015- Another desperate soul was pulled from our Hudson River. The Engine 6 of the

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Exclusive: Former CB1 leader Peter Braus also removed from Downtown Alliance board

June 14, 2015- By Steven E. Greer With no other news coverage other than from BatteryPark.TV, the long-time Chairman of the

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Affordable Housing Units Coming to Upscale TriBeCa Building

August 12, 2015- DNAinfo reports, “The upscale building 460 Washington, which is still under

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Tribeca’s Ed Burns films new TV show in New York

August 9, 2015- The NYT features Tribeca’s Ed Burns and his new cop/gangster show set in the 1960’s,

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Images from Grand Banks oyster bar

June 11, 2015

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Church Street Tavern closes

August 8, 2015- I almost wrote a scathing review of Church Street Tavern many months ago, but got distracted.

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Larry Silverstein seeks partners to help fund 2 WTC for Fox

August 7, 2015- Editor’s note: Given that cable TV, movie theaters, and printed papers will be obsolete by 2020, will Fox be able to afford the rent?

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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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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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