Category Archives: Hotels

Review: White Plains and Greenwich

July 1, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD For the last 20-years, many of my colleagues in surgery and Wall Street have been the ones to commute

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Keith McNally’s Augustine restaurant getting close to opening in The Beekman Hotel

June 18, 2016

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Jack’s Stir-brewed coffee in the Roxy Hotel

June 6, 2016- The owners of the Tribeca Grand Hotel, now called The Roxy, are trying yet again to do

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Livenrich made-to-order fresh juice

June 6, 2016- The Holiday Inn on Washington and Rector Streets has a new juice bar.

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Game of Kitchens: Todd English is the latest to run the Downtown W Hotel restaurant

Update May 24, 2016- Because the owners of the building require the restaurants to provide

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Was the Poulakakos Group ousted from the Maritime Building Hotel project?

March 29, 2016- by Steven E. Greer A local advertising flier is reporting on the Maritime Hotel project and EDC documents that

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NYPD investigating alleged rape case that happened in the Conrad

Update March 27, 2016- Post, “A Queens man was nabbed in an attempted rape at a Battery Park hotel Sunday —

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Conrad Hilton ordered into drug treatment

January 27, 2016- After Paris Hilton ruined the brand with her amateur porn tapes and jail time,

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NYT essay about abuse of “service pet” status

January 2, 2016- The NYT has an essay about the abuse of divisibility laws by normal people

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The $200,000 door at The Conrad Hotel

December 13, 2015– The same AAA-rated union construction

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Images from the new jazz club in Tribeca, The Django

September 27, 2015- by Steven E. Greer (Pardon the poor camera quality) This weekend was the soft opening of The Django in The Roxy. In other words, the Tribeca Grand Hotel,

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Review: The Roxy

September 19, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I went to The Roxy, which is the new name of the Tribeca Grand Hotel. Nothing much has changed inside.

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Review: The Edition Hotel lobby bar: Sad to watch

August 28, 2015- by Steven E. Greer I have waited to comment on The Edition Hotel’s lobby bar until the upstairs Clocktower restaurant got its reviews. I am

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Tribeca Grand Hotel to add large jazz club in basement

June 11, 2015- At the CB1 Tribeca meeting last night, it was announced that the Tribeca Grand

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Exclusive: The FBI investigates Bob Townley and the finances of Manhattan Youth

February 9, 2015- By Steven E. Greer BatteryPark.TV has learned that the FBI is investigating the finances of Manhattan Youth Community Center,

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Told you so: NYT’s Pete Wells agrees with BP.TV that Little Park has issues

March 24, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I recently slammed the new Andrew Carmellini restaurant in the Smyth Hotel in Tribeca without

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Eight-Story Hotel Planned for Greenwich Street in Tribeca

March 10, 2015- A blog has aggregated, “Western Heritable Investment Company, Caspi Development

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Review: Little Park at The Smyth Hotel: Red flags galore

November 20, 2014- By Steven E. Greer Last week, I was at the small restaurant across from the Greenwich Hotel

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Bill’s Bar & Burger

The Marriott eliminated the horrible sports bar and brought in a Bill’s Bar & Burger. We tried the cheeseburger, but the meat was not lean enough, resulting in a bit too greasy of an experience. We have also been spoiled … Continue reading

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Every NFL owner is in the Conrad Hotel right now

October 7, 2014- The annual owners’ meeting is taking place at the Conrad Hotel right now. It is very interesting that they chose Downtown. BPC is cool now.

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