Category Archives: Featured Residents

Steve Schirripa on CBS’ Blue Bloods

January 8, 2016- BPC residence Steve Schirripa is now playing a character on the hit CBS series

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A good Halloween prank

October 31, 2015

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May LaForce Be With You

August 29, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I have been getting back into shape with home workouts, and once a week I go to the gym for the squat rack

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BPCA’s Dennis Mehiel used wife’s minority status to get big contracts

July 13, 2015- By Steven E. Greer We have heard rumors for years that Dennis Mehiel, the Chairman and CEO of the BPCA and

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Icon of 9/11/2001 dies of cancer at age 42

August 26, 2015- The NYT reports, “Marcy Borders, who became known as the “dust lady”

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Did the Parks Conservancy intentionally raise the pond level that killed the ducklings?

November 18, 2011- By Steven Greer, MD Viewers will recall our previous stories from the spring following

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Downtown Soccer League comments on FIFA

May 28, 2015- Letter by Bill Bialosky, President of DSL After the FIFA corruption arrests, maybe there will be a chance to show that all things in soccer are not bad.

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Gardeners gather for the first time of the season

May 18, 2015- BPC gardeners gather to exchange seeds

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Dean of Pace college discusses importance of face to face teaching

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Interview with the CEO of Shinola

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Letter: We are informed

April 17, 2015- Letter to the Editor by Kathleen Dorgan Hi Steve,

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Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein accused of molesting female model in Tribeca

March 30, 2015- We reluctantly give this story life since there has been no arrest, but it is out there.

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“Oops. You were whacked. I forgot about that.”

March 20, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I had a fascinating lunch today at El Vez with former Sopranos actor Steve Schirripa who played

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B.P.C. woman killed by van on Canal Street shopping for Chinese Lunar New Year products

February 27, 2015- Downtown Express reports, “A 63-year-old Battery Park City woman was struck by

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The Broadsheet finally reports on the Sheldon Silver scandal, making no mention of arrest, only praising him

February 3, 2015- Op-Ed by Steven E. Greer BatteryPark.TV has long criticized the extreme bias of the local advertising flier called the Broadsheet (BS),

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Tip of the Week: Fill in the ridges in your teeth caused by brushing

Update February 12, 2015- I had Dr. Brecht do an unusual procedure on my upper canines today.

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Mike Fortenbaugh moves his yacht club to Jersey City

January 28, 2015- A New Jersey article reports, “New York’s Manhattan Yacht Club is on the move.

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Two ex-sailing-clubbers stalk Mike Fortenbaugh in a social media smear campaign

Update January 15, 2015- Mr Freeburg sent us a

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Christmas Tree lighting

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Toy train exhibit at North Cove Marina

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

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