Category Archives: TriBeCa

Exclusive tour of the World Trade Center’s Tower 3

March 9, 2016

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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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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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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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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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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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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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Families love Schilling

June 15, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD During my second tasting at Schilling, yesterday, I spotted something that I have not quite seen

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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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Say goodbye to this neighborhood: Upper West Tribeca

June 4, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD Shortly after Citi Bikes started service, I was spotting all sorts of cool undiscovered real estate

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56 Leonard: The Jenga building

June 4, 2016

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The Marinara Mobile: Uncle Steve’s Smartcar

June 6, 2016

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Film Festivals are such cons

June 2, 2016- No news organization has exposed the scams of the Tribeca Film Festival more

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Citigroup construction progress

May 30, 2016- We will post periodic updates, starting with this one. The final plan is rendered,

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Review: Bâtard

(3,200 people have read this as of 1-11-2016) January 24, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Tonight, by a strange twist of fate, I finally did it. I ate at the now-world-famous Bâtard in Tribeca. 

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