Author Archives: Editor

The New Yorker slams Pier-A’s Blacktail bar

November 27, 2016- The bar operators of Pier-A, who promised all sorts of stuff, like restaurants,

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Trump Election Has Not Caused Rise in School Bullying, Fariña Says

December 2, 2016- DNAinfo reports, “Worries about a spike in anti-immigration bullying in city schools after

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The Port Authority screws up Christmas

December 2, 2016- The Post reports that the Port Authority has failed to install Christmas

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The time I hosted a fundraiser with President Trump

February 10, 2016- I had forgotten all about this. Note the list of Vice Chairs.

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Will Mike Fortenbaugh bring his sailing club back to North Cove Marina?

November 18, 2016– by Steven E. Greer As BatteryPark.TV reported last year, the Offshore Sailing School in North Cove Marina was failing.

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Review: The Beekman Hotel lounge in City Hall

October 27, 2016- by Steven E. Greer City Hall has been a no-man’s land for decades, with few places of any quality to go for lawyers and

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Moby Dick spotted by Statue of Liberty

November 18, 2016- DNAinfo reports that a whale was spotted by the Statue of Liberty.

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The Who’s Teen Cancer Lounge at Sloan Kettering opens

March 18, 2016- by Steven E. Greer MD The Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center held a press day for its new teen lounge designed

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Sopranos Stories with Steve Schirripa: S1:E1

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The MusiCorps benefit concert 2015

October 16, 2015

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A tour of the newly opened Oculus PATH station

Update May 26, 2016- The connection from the Oculus PATH station to the Fulton Street

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A tour of World Trade Center Tower 4 and Tower 7

(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

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Exclusive tour of the World Trade Center’s Tower 3

March 9, 2016

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Exclusive sneak peek inside the Oculus transportation hub and WTC retail city

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The History of BPC by Ed Koch

We had the chance to interview Mr. Koch a few years ago. Ed Koch, former Mayor of New York City and former U.S. Congressman,

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Viva la Preet

November 30, 2016- President Trump met with federal prosecutor Preet Bharara and decided to

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Exclusive: a red-tailed hawk visits Liberty Park

Update November 28, 2016- A red-tailed hawk was found injured and rescued nearby. There is a good chance it is the same bird below.

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Progress

November 30, 2016- Progress in the golf swing  

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Public comment at BPCA board meetings? Not so fast.

November 10, 2016- by Steven E. Greer I finally watched the archived video of October BPCA board meeting where they announced

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Review: Wolfgang Puck’s Cut at The Four Seasons Hotel Downtown

October 25, 2016- by Steven E Greer, MD Lower Manhattan below Canal Street has arrived, and surpassed Midtown. Developers

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