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The BatteryPark.TV 2014 Awards: Best Meal of the Year

December 14, 2014- The “Best Meal of the Year” award goes to

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Review: Danny Meyer’s new pizzeria, Marta

December 9, 2014- By Steven E. Greer After writing my story that pointed out the dearth of quality pizza Downtown, I decided to trek up to 29th Street and Park Avenue

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Chef Eric Bromberg shows how he makes his legendary Blue Ribbon fried chicken

October 15, 2014- From acclaimed food director Steven Greer comes another instant classic.

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Gift idea: An Apple home computer

November 28, 2014- By Steven E. Greer Even if you are a PC user, it is time to switch to the superior operating system of Apple. For only $500, you

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Gift ideas: A Citi Bike year pass

December 2, 2013- By Steven E. Greer, MD For $100, you can buy a year-long pass to Citi Bikes. It’s the best thing you will do all year.  

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If you build it, celebrities will come: Celebrities spotted in BPC

Update November 14, 2014- Correction: Javier Bardem

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Photos 9-3-2014

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Tess Huxley intentionally allows weeds to grow in Pataki Highway?

November 6, 2014- By Steven E. Greer BatteryPark.TV previously reported on the deplorable conditions along the strip of land that abuts the West Side Highway (Some refer to this acreage

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City Councilwoman Glick gets a challenger

October 9, 2014- Downtown Express reports, “Alexander Meadows officially

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Allegations of BPCA mishandling RFP contracts leads to reversal of large contract

June 17th, 2014- By Steven E. Greer Last month, the BPCA awarded a multimillion-dollar construction contract to repair the piles that hold up the esplanade. The Construction Manager (CM) chosen was Hudson Meridian Construction Group (located nearby on Rector Street).

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Exclusive: Did former BPCA President Boutris really join a California consulting firm?

Update February 22, 2014- When the BPCA announced last August that former President Demetri Boutris had to step down so abruptly because a much better job awaited him in California, BP.TV was skeptical (read below).  Now, a full six months … Continue reading

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Your $14 Million at work

August 14, 2014- By Steven E. Greer This is your $14 Million of taxpayer dollars at work. The “pile remediation” work being done is adding epoxy around the concrete piles that hold up the esplanade. However, the work seems to … Continue reading

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Citi Bike to be saved soon

July 24, 2014- Citi Bike will be getting the cash it needs soon. More importantly, the poorly managed company behind Citi Bike, Alta Bicycle, will be taken over by the cash givers.

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4-way stop signs installed on West Thames

July 22, 2014- By Steven E. Greer After two-years of community effort, getting

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Photos 7-18-2014

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Photos 7-17-2014

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Manhattan needs a restaurant like this

July 4, 2014- By Steven E. Greer On this July 4th, I am starting a Revolutionary War on the Manhattan dining paradigm. I tried to get dinner last night, but was unable to think of a single good place for … Continue reading

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Drones almost collide with NYPD helicopter

July 7, 2014- Drones were reported spying into windows of 2 River Terrace recently (a BP.TV exclusive). Now, the Post reports, “Two drones nearly took out an NYPD chopper high over the George Washington Bridge on Monday, and cops arrested … Continue reading

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P.J. Clarke’s sues Brookfield Place over renovation problems

June 11, 2014- The WSJ reports, “The proprietors of P.J. Clarke’s on the Hudson LLC, located in a prime waterfront spot at Brookfield Place,

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Op-Ed: The electeds need Little League and Soccer, not the other way around

April 8, 2014- By Steven E. Greer For years, I have watched the sports teams that use the BPC ballfields pander and kiss up to the local elected officials, such as Sheldon Silver. Every April on opening day for Little … Continue reading

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