Category Archives: – Downtown oversight

Criminal charges soon to be filed against Mayor de Blasio?

Update February 25, 2017- Preet’s prosecutors grilled de Blasio for four hours in their office yesterday.

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Mad Men 1960’s era still alive within the BPCA

January 26, 2017- by Steven E. Greer BPTV has previously reported on the numerous complaints filed by BPCA women accusing Robert Serpico

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Tip of the Week: Ed Koch explains how to deal with “Crazies” in NYC politics

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Tribeca home values are double that of BPC

December 14, 2016- A local news site reported on a proprietary database of home listings and pointed

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Valar morghulis

September 21, 2016-  Valar morghulis

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Brookfield still trying to sell Brookfield Place years later

Update December 17, 2016- DowntownExpress thinks they have an exclusive by reporting that Brookfield is

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Cuomo cronies keep control of North Cove Marina

Update January 9, 2017- The recent CB1 meeting revealed the new caretaker of the North Cove Marina sailing club.

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BPCA meeting today indicates they might have violated RFP contract law

January 26, 2017- On the agenda for the BPCA board meeting today, it lists as a topic “Authorization to

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BatteryPark.TV wins major victory in federal lawsuit against the BPCA and Howard Milstein

Update January 17, 2017- The BPCA has fired its entire legal team and replaced it with a firm

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Glenn Plaskin’s palatial warm apartment costs what?

(2,200 people have read this as of December 10, 2016) January 6, 2013- By Steven E. Greer We have previously reported on the ineffective leadership

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Governor Cuomo’s MTA needs to be killed

January 2, 2017- by Steven E. Greer The national media’s New-York-Centricities were on full display as they gave national attention to an insignificant extension

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It will be hard to comprehend the ramifications of President Trump until years from now

November 10, 2016- by Steven E. Greer Most people are still trying to process this major surprise of Trump winning the presidency,

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Video proof that the media is spewing propaganda to downplay attendance of the Trump inauguration

January 26, 2017

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TV Chef Tom Colicchio accuses President Trump of being a drug addict

January 26, 2017- Tom Colicchio, the TV chef more interested in fame than bothering to show up and run his numerous restaurant,

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Mayor de Blasio jeopardizes the security of JFK airport to be PC to Muslims

January 25, 2017- Mayor de Blasio sent out this outrageous press release. He is suing a contractor because they supposedly did not allow Muslim employees working on JFK terminal

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Consumer alert: Madison Seating

January 25, 2017- Last August, we posted a story with tips on where and how to purchase furniture online.

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BPCA hires new CFO

January 11, 2017- The subject of two federal lawsuits and other federal complaints over sexual harassment,

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People who need to go away in 2017

December 16, 2016- by Steven E. Greer The following people need to go away in 2017: literally or metaphorically.

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CB1’s Catherine McVay Hughes to “step down”

Update January 2, 2017- Former CB1 Chair Catherine McVay Hughes apparently did not leave CB1 altogether.

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Breaking: BatteryPark.TV calls the election: Trump wins

Update November 8, 2016 11:00 PM- By my conservative estimates, Trump already has 289 electoral votes.

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