Category Archives: TriBeCa

Images of a crashed crane in the heart of Tribeca

Tweet February 5, 2016- This is as close as we could get to the crane that collapsed on Worth Street. Tweet

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Review: Terroir

Tweet February 6, 2016- by Steven E. Greer A viewer suggested we try Terroir in Tribeca. I went there in 2011 when it opened, but for some Tweet

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Acceptable lounges in Tribeca

Tweet January 30, 2016- by Steven E. Greer I have been trying out Tribeca lounges after I have mede failed attempts to enjoy the jazz club Tweet

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Julie Menin to run city’s film permitting office

Tweet February 3, 2016- The Post reports that Julie Menin is being shuffled from the Consumer Affair Tweet

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A tour of World Trade Center Tower 4 and Tower 7

Tweet (5,000 people have viewed this as of December 30, 2015) September 19, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD Dara McQuillan of Silverstein Properties took us Tweet

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Deadly crane collapse in Lower Manhattan

Tweet February 5, 2016- by Steven E. Greer All of those sirens were for the response to a deadly crane collapse on Worth and West Broadway in Tribeca. Tweet

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Exclusive tour of the Four Seasons at 30 Park Place

Tweet (4,000 people have viewed this as of December 30, 2015) January 31, 2015- By Steven E. Greer The Silverstein real estate Tweet

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The lame Manhattan GOP picks a candidate to fill Sheldon Silver’s spot

Tweet February 4, 2016- by Steven Greer I knew about this months ago when the head of the Manhattan Republican 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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Review: CityMD on Chambers Street provides fast affordable urgent care

Tweet January 6, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD A patient asked for my help yesterday with a sinus infection that was lingering. I referred him Tweet

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If you go to SoulCycle, you are wasting your money

Tweet January 25, 2016- The Post has a story titled “Money-grubbing SoulCycle has totally sold out“. Tweet

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Deborah Glick assembles team of former Sheldon Silver staffers to fill power vacuum

Tweet January 26, 2016- by Steven E. Greer At the monthly CB1 meeting tonight, held at the One World Trade Center observatory, New Tweet

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Downtown finally gets a new school to address overcrowding

Tweet Update January 27, 2016- The Post reports that a 500-foot pencil-tower will be slapped Tweet

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Review: Bâtard

Tweet (3,200 people have read this as of 1-11-2016) 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.  Tweet

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Told you so. It was not a blizzard according to the NYT

Tweet January 24, 2016- by Steven E. Greer I am such a genius contrarian. All of you thought that I had lost my marbles when I was proclaiming Tweet

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Review: Rosa Mexicano Tribeca will soften up even Donald Trump

Tweet November 9, 2015- by Steven E. Greer I had the pleasure of dining at the newly opened Rosa Mexicano at 41 Murray Street, in Tribeca. 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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What’s in store for Downtown in 2016

Tweet December 23, 2015- by Steven E. Greer More so than in recent memory, the new year will bring some big changes to the Downtown Tweet

Posted in - Brookfield Place, - City government, - Politics, - Real estate, - State Government, Battery Park City and BPCA, City Hall & Civic Center, TriBeCa | 1 Comment

Feckless CB1 and Sheldon Silver fail to bring new schools Downtown, again

Tweet Update February 7, 2014- By Steven E. Greer The new City DOE Chancellor Carmen Fariña announced revisions to the old Bloomberg plan for new schools, and Downtown “aint gettin nothin”, so to speak. Despite Downtown Manhattan being one of … Continue reading

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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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