Category Archives: TriBeCa

New York Dolls closing

Update September 21, 2016- New York Dolls claims that they are shutting

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Exclusive tour of the World Trade Center’s Tower 3

March 9, 2016

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A tour of World Trade Center Tower 4 and Tower 7

(5,000 people have viewed this as of December 30, 2015) September 19, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD Dara McQuillan of Silverstein Properties took us

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Human error caused deadly crane collapse in Tribeca last February

Update September 12, 2016- ABC reports that an investigation concluded that human error

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Vacancy Map Shows TriBeCa and SoHo Have Most Empty Storefronts in Manhattan

September 1, 2016- DNAinfo reports, “Developer Justin Levinson created the Vacant New York map by

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Pier 26 new restaurant, City Winery, gets slammed by Eater

August 23, 2016- Every decision made by the HRPT’s director Madelyn Wils seems to be a bad one.

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Nobu FiDi stalled?

August 23, 2016- Last week, I peeked into the 195 Broadway location for the new Nobu and saw

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

Update August 20, 2016- The building rises.

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Exclusive tour of the Four Seasons at 30 Park Place

(4,200 people have viewed this as of May 21, 2016) Update May 21, 2016- With this building close to opening, it is a good time to re-post it.

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Review: Brushstroke Ichimura Sushi

(2,500 people have read this as of June 13, 2016) Update June 13, 201- Since David Bouley is cashing out and selling his buildings, the Brushstroke

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

July 20, 2016- Another urgent care center opened downtown. It is at 52 Duane Street between Lafayette and Broadway.

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Man who threatened to jump off Tribeca building is murder suspect

August 4, 2016- Daily News reports, “A despondent man suspected of beating his girlfriend to

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Review: Almond in Tribeca

Update July 23, 2017- Told you so (see below). They have closed after a little more than a year in business.

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Told you so: Taylor Swift exposed as a a fraud

(3,000 people have read this as of July 19, 2016) Update July 19, 2016- Two years ago, we exposed Taylor Swift as a fraud, who stages fake paparazzi

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CB1’s Catherine McVay Hughes to “step down”

April 26, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD No one with power ever “steps down” voluntarily. Sumner Redstone is 92 and being pushed out of

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

June 18, 2016

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Another news-making car accident at Chambers and West Streets

Memorial of flowers at Chambers and West Streets for the woman on a bike who was run over and killed one week ago June 20, 2016- Yesterday, a madman stole a yellow taxi, took it for an hour-long joyride, then … Continue reading

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Memorial of flowers forms on Chambers and West for woman struck and killed

June 18, 2016- This murder took place near a Citi Bike station. One wonders if she was on one.

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Dear Chefs: Stop the many-course tiny tastings

June 18, 2016- by Steven E. Greer I had dinner last night at one of my favorite places, which I will not name, and the well-acclaimed

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Bouley is closing

June 7, 2016- by Steven E. Greer The real estate bubble has caused another casualty. David Bouley’s buildings are worth

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