Category Archives: Shops and markets

Images of the new Tribeca Target store

October 8, 2016

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Exclusive (good) photos of the new Downtown Eataly

August 2, 2016- Le District is in for some trouble.

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Never accept the original sales pitch

July 8, 2016- by Steven E. Greer I am doing a lot of shopping for basic services and home furnishings. I am amazed at how flagrantly

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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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Stuyvesant Community Center to hold open house Saturday

June 24, 2016- Stuyvesant Community Center, which recently slashed the price of membership

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It’s a myth that “Women love shopping”

June 15, 2016- by Steven E. Greer With the large retail chains all struggling across the nation, and Brookfield Place on the verge

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Another Brookfield Place shop bites the dust: Scoop

Update June 13, 2016- Scoops has closed

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Review: The Under Armour trainer shoe

June 3, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD Having found Under Armour athletic jogger pants superior to Nike, I tried some of their shoes. The Under Armour

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The new CDC guidelines for prescribing opioid pain pills

June 3, 2016- Interviewed by Steven E. Greer, MD The musician Prince died from a fentanyl overdose. Michael Jackson died from a sleeping medication

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The Le District juice bar is the best in the area

May 28, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD It is a very costly and messy affair to make freshly pressed juices per order, rather than having pre-made bottles

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Images of new Tribeca Target by Whole Foods

May 11, 2016- Target issued a press release with renderings of the new store at 255 Greenwich,

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Davidoff of Geneva cigar shop opens in Brookfield Place

December 28, 2015- Davidoff of Geneva, the cigar store, opened in Brookfield Place by Rite

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

(6,400 real BPC residents have read this story as of April 19, 2016. 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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A quick tour of the newly opened Fulton Street subway shops

April 27, 2016

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Uber freak

February 21, 2016

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The new office for Offshore Sailing Class

April 5, 2016- The new Offshore Sailing office in the Mercantile Exchange building by the Irish Memorial is open.

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The egregious athletic coaching most kids receive

March 25, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD In 2005, at age 37, I got some good PGA golf lessons at Muirfield Golf Club in Ohio: Jack Nicklaus’

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BPCA refuses to allow Asphalt Green to dismantle portions of the $70 million community center

Update March 1, 2016- As a direct result of our reporting, below, the BPCA has refused to allow

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I wish we had this

March 12, 2016- I rarely shop at Whole Foods now, but I still get my coffee there. I wish that

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Hickey Freeman suit shop opens in Brookfield Place

March 4, 2016- Hickey Freeman opened today in Brookfield Place on the second floor by Equinox.

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