Category Archives: Uncategorized

Review: Brunch at Le District’s Beaubourg

Tweet January 31, 2016- by Steven E. Greer I still have hope that Beaubourg will become the North End Grill alternative to the community. Tweet

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Will thousands more be evicted from BPC “luxury buildings”?

Tweet January 14, 2016- by Steven E. Greer Howard Milstein is one of three partners who own the large apartment buildings at 200, 377, Tweet

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The Snowstorm Courage Awards

Tweet January 23, 2016- by Steven E. Greer As the slow snowstorm drags on, we are now getting some serious accumulation. At 8:00 PM, Tweet

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

The head of the National Weather Service confirms that they have not adjudicated the big storm as a blizzard

Tweet Update January 26, 2016- I had a 20-minute discussion with the head of the National Weather Service, Ross Dickman (audio below). He confirmed that they have not adjudicated Tweet

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

The New York premier of Roger Waters The Wall

Tweet September 28, 2015- by Steven E. Greer I have been suckered into many movie “premiers” of big budget films, only to find myself in a Tweet

Posted in Art and Museums, Film Theater and TV, Music Bands, Nightlife, Reviews, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Time lapse video over New York Harbor 11-20-2015

Tweet Taken with Sony a7 camera, F1.4 35-mm prime lens Tweet

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Is this the largest “bag lady” collection in the city?

Tweet October 8, 2015- This poor lady, with florid mental illness, talking to herself, was camped out on South End Avenue. Tweet

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

What’s really causing the rat problem

Tweet Update October 3, 2015- As a result of our story, the CB1 will be discussing this on October 15th, Community Board 1 Tweet

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

New York chefs have officially given up

Tweet September 8, 2015- by Steven E. Greer After having become the world’s expert on Blue Smoke, and spotting the trouble they were having Tweet

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Jesus, I like this Pope

Tweet September 25, 2015- Opinion by Steven E. Greer I am not Catholic and, to be quite honest, was growing tired of the non-stop TV Pope-hype and Tweet

Posted in - Federal government, - Politics, Events and Activities, Op-Ed, Outdoor events, Reviews, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Trinity Boxing Club closes

Tweet Update September 23, 2015- They will close at the end of this month. Tweet

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

DowntownExpress posts obvious infomercial for Gristedes as a real story

Tweet September 22, 2015- by Steven E. Greer I have seen a lot of crappy super-biased reporting in the Downtown advertising fliers, but this one takes the cake. Tweet

Posted in -- In the News, Battery Park City and BPCA, Gripes, Groceries, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Another chef excels to 3-stars after quitting Danny Meyer

Tweet September 22, 2015- One of the best restaurants in the world is Eleven Madison, run by chef Daniel Humm. Tweet

Posted in Restaurants, Reviews, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Review: Belle Reve lunch

Tweet Update September 19, 2015- By Steven E. Greer The only reason Belle Reve was cool when it opened was because Chef Paul Gerard brought his Tweet

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Latest “broken window” problem in BPC

Tweet Update September 15, 2015- The NYPD helped out. This lane-blocking SUV is gone and the entire doughnut trailer leaves after 4:00 PM instead of staying 24/7. Tweet

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Kayak nuts trying to compete with large seagoing vessels

Tweet September 6, 2015- Barry Hauptman took this video. It demonstrates why kayakers are a danger to the waters. Tweet

Posted in - Downtown oversight, - Federal government, Battery Park City and BPCA, New York Waterway ferry boat pollution, Op-Ed, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Review: Starr’s new Clocktower

Tweet Update August 25, 2015- Pete Wells of the NYT reviewed Clocktower. He raved about it and had no negative comments, but gave it just 2-stars. Tweet

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Do you want thousands of Downtowners to read your letter?

Tweet August 25, 2015– Guest editorials on BP.TV are read by thousands of real Downtowners like you. Tweet

Posted in Op-Ed, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Another De Blasio schmuck booted

Tweet September 1, 2015- Mayor De Blasio’s deputy mayor in charge of the homeless problem has been fired, according to Crain’s, Tweet

Posted in - City government, - Downtown oversight, -- In the News, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Review: The Edition Hotel lobby bar: Sad to watch

Tweet August 28, 2015- by Steven E. Greer I have waited to comment on The Edition Hotel’s lobby bar until the upstairs Clocktower restaurant got its reviews. I am Tweet

Posted in Bar, Lounge, Hotels, Nightlife, Reviews, Uncategorized | Leave a comment