Category Archives: TriBeCa

Interview with the founders of Shakespeare Downtown

November 2, 2014- By Steven E. Greer We interviewed the founders of the new

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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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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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Zutto’s Monday special of $10 ramen noodle

November 24, 2014- By Steven E. Greer I was walking by Zutto on Hudson street and decided

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Bâtard is voted “Restaurant of the Year” by Eater readers

November 18, 2014- Eater selected restaurants for readers

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A trait of good hospitality

October 14, 2014- By Steven E. Greer I was Citi-Biking on Hudson Street and saw Drew Nieporent on the sidewalk. I said, “Hey Drew…”. He looked around and said,

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TD Bank proudly the sponsor of street graffiti

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Teens busted on the mean streets of Tribeca for stealing Citi Bikes

November 8, 2014- Four teens were busted by NYPD for allegedly

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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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Shinola wannabe to open on White Street

Update November 21, 2014- Sadly, rumors of the strip club were false

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Fairway grocery store chain wants to back out of Greenwich Street lease

Update October 15, 2014- A real estate blog reports that Fairway want to back out of its Tribeca lease. Perhaps the new Eatlay coming to the WTC nearby is the reason? Who knows. All I know is that Whole Foods … Continue reading

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Plans for 1000-foot skyscraper at St Johns (by Whole Foods) revealed

June 13, 2014- The St Johns college campus building next to Whole Foods is being torn down to make way for a much needed skyscraper

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

Update February 22, 2014- The developer received such pushback from this story, that they are now refuting it entirely, blaming it all on misleading “blogs”.  (oh you insignificant dismissible “bogs” (sarcasm)). A local blog reporting on the blog stories that … Continue reading

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Verizon HQ on West Street acquired by CIM Group for condos

January 2, 2014- A blog reports, “CIM Group and Magnum Real Estate Group announced today the acquisition of a condominium interest primarily consisting of floors 11 through 31 in 140 West Street, a 32-story office tower in Manhattan’s TriBeCa neighborhood. … Continue reading

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Interview with the CEO of Shinola

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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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Interview with Bâtard’s acclaimed chef, Markus Glocker

October 1, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD It was a great pleasure to meet the Michelin-starred

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Add Bouley’s Japanese Brushstroke to your bucket list

February 9, 2014- By Steven E. Greer Back in 2011, When David Bouley first opened his latest Japanese restaurant called Brushstroke, in the same location

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Celebrities and athletes spotted in the hood

Update November 14, 2014- Correction: Javier Bardem

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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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