Category Archives: TriBeCa

Exclusive: Harvey Weinstein met with the woman he allegedly groped the next day at the Tribeca Grand Hotel

Update October 5, 2017- The Post reports that Harvey Weinstein is lawyering up ahead of the release of

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Mismanagement of Hudson River Park creates hotspots for crime

August 28, 2013- Opinion by Steven E. Greer, MD Last September, a 21-year-old actress was watching the sun rise at 5:00 AM in Hudson River Park (HRP),

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HRPT installs lights after BatteryPark.TV reporting

October 1, 2013– By Steven E. Greer, MD BatteryPark.TV previously reported on hotspots of crime within the HRPT strip of parks created by poor

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Uh-oh. Tribeca grill implicated in being complicit with Harvey Weinstein abuse of women.

October 28, 2017- CNN reports that Tribeca Grill acted more like Scores, helping Mr. Weinstein get

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Bar CYRK is dead

Update September 7, 2017- Told you so. A local blogger said that this place has closed.

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Chef Eiji Ichimura of Brushstroke fame quits his new place after 5-months

July 15, 2017- The Post reports that Sushi Chef Eiji Ichimura quit is 10-seat chef table place on

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101 Murray Street: Another 1000-foot pencil tower coming to Downtown

Update August 5, 2017- This tower looks to be a clone of the

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No sex in the champagne room anymore at Remix

Update April 4, 2017- There is literally no sex in the campaign room at Remix anymore, folks. The SLA revoked

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New York Dolls lingers

August 5, 2017- Rumors of the death of New York Dolls were exaggerated, it seems. It’s now a

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The Three Towers

August 9, 2017- 101 Murray an far left, then 1 WTC, then 50 West on far right

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Tribeca Citizen blogger steals BatteryPark.TV’s intellectual property, again

July 6, 2017- by Steven E. Greer Over the years, since forming BatteryPark.TV in 2009, our original reporting has been stolen

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Tribeca Wall Street banker arrested for shoplifting at Whole Foods

July 14, 2017- The Post reports that a Tribeca banker, Jordan Lupu, the co-head of global prime

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Greer’s urgent care center opens by the federal court buildings in City Hall

Update October 25, 2016- I stopped by. They have implemented my idea and have a contract to allow city employees

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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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Carbon Monoxide poisoning in TriBeCa makes national news

June 13, 2017

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Review: Maison Kayser bakery in Tribeca

(2,000 people have read this as of May 5th, 2017) Update May 5, 2017- Told you so. This place was lacking oversight and good management.

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Furniture falls from Tribeca penthouse injuring tourist on the ground

April 26, 2017- The Post reports, “A tourist was clobbered by a wooden hammock in Manhattan Tuesday

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School overcrowding to persist Downtown until 2022 thanks to Mayor de Blasio

Update April 22, 2016- This school has been pushed back by two years. So, the overcrowding problem

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The Tribeca “Film” Festival has jumped the shark

April 19, 2017- BPTV has extensively reported for years on how the Tribeca Film Festival was failing,

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

Update December 20, 2016- Pete Wells of the New York Times has a bizarre review of Cut. He loved the

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