Category Archives: – Brookfield Place

And then there were none: BPCA Chairman Dennis Mehiel ousted

June 20, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD At the June 19th BPCA board meeting, Chairman and CEO Dennis Mehiel announced that he was leaving

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The designer of Le District gives a walking tour

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Interview with Ed Hogan of Brookfield Properties about retail leasing strategies

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LiRo Group construction singled out by Comptroller Stringer

June 25, 2018- by Steven E. Greer Over the years. BPTV has reported on numerous cost overrun construction projects overseen

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Leggings are obscene

March 27, 2017- United Airlines recently made some young girls change out of their skin-tight

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A tour of the bakery at Le District

April 29, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Throughout history, bakeries have been important establishments in cities around the world.

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A tour of the fromagerie at Le District

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Interview with the CEO of design group ICRAVE, Lionel Ohayon, about Le District

 

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Interview with the owners of Mighty Quinn’s

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Figs and Fennel at Le District

Update August 19, 2015- The NYT has come out with their own story about how to cook figs.

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Can Mike Fortenbaugh return to North Cove Marina and resurrect the community sailing program?

June 21, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD With BPTV now having eradicated the community of the Mehiel BPCA rats, like the Pied Piper, is

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Exclusive: Brookfield wanted to keep Fortenbaugh’s sailing school but BPCA did not allow it

(6,000 people have read this as of September 26, 2015) June 10, 2015- By Steven E. Greer BatteryPark.TV has obtained the final RFP application for the North Cove Marina submitted

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Seamore’s in Battery Park

July 11, 2018

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NYPD community patrol officers speak at BPCA town hall

June 12, 2018- by Steven E. Greer On June 6th, the BPCA convened a quarterly town hall meeting. The NYPD had the First Precinct

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Exclusive: Brookfield makes a mockery of the sailing school

March 10, 2016- by Steven E. Greer Last year was the first year for the Brookfield-managed “sailing school” and the season was disaster.

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Exclusive: North End Grill soon to close

Update March 22, 2018- The unethical scumbags at Eater (owned by Vox Media) stole our exclusive story and ran their own without credit.

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Amada closes

Update March 19, 2018– The Philly Inquirer reports that Owner-Chef Jose Garces is failing miserably

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BPTV being produced from Brookfield lobby

April 30, 2018

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BPCA President Shari Hyman settles embarrassing federal lawsuit before taking private sector job

Shari Hyman by husband, Dan Horwitz, who defended Bernie Madoff Update November 11, 2017- BPTV obtained via FOIA request the actual settlement amount.

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“Luxury Brookfield Place” is attracting more felon thieves than shoppers?

March 1, 2018- With almost no real shoppers ever seen inside the ultra-expensive shops of Brookfield Place,

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