Category Archives: Shops and markets

What I Did for Summer 2018

October 14, 2018- by Steven E. Greer

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Amazon has destroyed Whole Foods

Update October 15, 2018- A viewer sent us this. Whole Foods is so bad now that they cannot

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Roasting Coffee Beans at Home

January 9, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD I used to go to Whole Foods for coffee beans and meat. The Tribeca store roasts onsite. In fact,

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Actor Steve Schirripa discusses BPC and his line of spaghetti sauces

(46,000 people have viewed this as of October 9, 2018)

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Exclusive sneak peek inside the Oculus

6,000 people have viewed this as of June 9, 2017

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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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Battery Place Market in Goldman Sachs

The Battery Place Market of south BPC has opened a smaller satellite store in the shop alley of

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Downtown Manhattan was the epicenter of the American Revolution

July 4, 2015- It is easy to forget, but most of the crucial battles and events in our Revolutionary

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A tour of the fromagerie at Le District

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Tour of FIKA’s chocolate factory in Tribeca

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Interview with the CEO of Shinola

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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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Custom-tailored French-made shirts at ManuelRacim in Tribeca

May 22, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I ordered two custom-tailored French-made shirts at ManuelRacim (MR) in Tribeca. They arrived

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Trader Joe’s strawberry, angel food cake, and vanilla ice cream

August 18, 2018- The strawberries

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Trader Joe’s chocolates are very good

July 19, 2018- by Steven E. Greer I have now tried many of the Trader Joe’s selections of chocolates. They make these in-house rather

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The Trader Joe’s French baked goods diet

March 24, 2018- by Steven E. Greer I was stunned to see that I weighed only 197-pounds today, which is a loss of five. I have been

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Tip of the Week: How to make Trader Joe’s homemade pizza

Update April 28, 2018- I just picked the brain of the Eataly pizza section manager. They do the same things that I do with my home

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Trader Joe’s macarons are perfect

March 9, 2018- The frozen section of Trader Joe’s has some great items, ranging from meals to desserts.

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Stuyvesant’s pool and two basketball courts cost $12.50 a month

(7,400 real BPC residents have read this story as of January 27, 2018. We inform.) Update April 19, 2016- The BPCA slashed the cost of memberships in half. A year-long pass is now approximately $15,

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