Category Archives: Volunteering

The MusiCorps benefit concert 2015

Tweet October 16, 2015 Tweet

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Meet the new boss: Interview with The Who’s Roger Daltrey

Tweet In full screen 1080i HD More than 20 years ago, Roger Daltrey began forming special cancer units in the UK to treat patients in their teenage and young adult years. Now, with the other member of the legendary rock … Continue reading

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Homeless camp in Goldman Alley

Tweet November 7, 2015- by Steven E. Greer Of all the ironies, I spotted this small homeless camp within feet from the entrance to Goldman Tweet

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Taste of BPC mysteriously divides the community in half

Tweet October 6, 2015- by Steven E. Greer This past Sunday, the Taste of BPC was held on the esplanade by the marina. The very name Tweet

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Tunnel to Towers 2015 much more sober and respectful

Tweet September 27, 2015- by Steven E. Greer Tweet

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BPC resident raises $40 Million for environmental cause

Tweet July 23, 2015- The Post reports, “Elton John and John Legend were surprise performers at Tweet

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Downtown Manhattan was the epicenter of the American Revolution

Tweet July 4, 2015- It is easy to forget, but most of the crucial battles and events in our Revolutionary Tweet

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A proposal to extend the lighted ballfield time to 10:00 PM

Tweet April 21, 2015- A Letter to the BPCA from Downtown Little League Tweet

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HRPT uses BPCA as a venue for their fundraiser

Tweet April 29, 2015- The Hudson River Park Trust held a Spring Fling fundraiser tonight. Tweet

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The Third Street Music School Settlement

Tweet April 19, 2015- The Third Street Music School Settlement performed in the Winter Tweet

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Man who stole from Downtown Little League in prison for beating up girlfriend

Tweet (4,500 Downtowners have read this as of March 21. We inform.) Update March 2, 2015- The man who stole from Downtown Little League is now in prison at Rikers Tweet

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BPCA backs off plans to allow other baseball teams to use the fields

Tweet February 22, 2015- Letter to the Editor by Craig Carton It’s business as usual with Tweet

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Exclusive: Embezzlement uncovered within Downtown Little League

Tweet (2,500 people have read this post as of February 15, 2015) Update February 13, 2015- A member of the Downtown Little League board is telling people that Tweet

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Toy train exhibit at North Cove Marina

Tweet December 15, 2013- The William Wallace barge has been converted into a really neat thing for the kids, lasting until December 24th. Tweet

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The Tunnel to Towers no longer fits well within BPC

Tweet Update November 6, 2014- As a direct result of BatteryPark.TV action, Tweet

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Celebrities at the Cantor Fitzgerald 9/11 fundraiser

Tweet September 11, 2014- By Steven E. Greer The trading firm Cantor Fitzgerald was headquartered at Tweet

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Photo tour of the Pier 26 free kayak center

Tweet August 17,2014- By Steven E. Greer Graeme Birchall has been running the free kayaking services at Tweet

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One distracted driver could kill 50 kids at PS 276

Tweet September 4, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD BatteryPark.TV has been the only source to report on Tweet

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At NYC green markets, the cash is greener than the vegetables

Tweet Update September 3- The area north of the W Hotel was opened by a ribbon cutting ceremony led by Jessica Lappin, Catherine McVay Hughes, and Margaret Chin. The green market will be a part of the new area that … Continue reading

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Awesome dude volunteers to clear weeds in BPC

Tweet August 17, 2014- by Steven E. Greer, MD It was my pleasure to interview the mystery man who has been cleaning the weeds along the highway in Battery Park City. Tessa Huxley’s Tweet

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