Category Archives: Volunteering

The MusiCorps benefit concert 2015

October 16, 2015

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Our little contribution to Teen Cancer America

August 22, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD I traveled to New York this weekend to deliver some framed prints of photos that I took back in March 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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Will AlliedBarton and the new park staff keep the ducklings alive?

Update May 19, 2016- As a direct result of BatteryPark.TV reporting, below, the new parks staff are taking responsibility for the ducklings, it appears.

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Durst accused of canceling 9/11 charity stair-climb at One World Trade Center over greed

Update March 8, 2016- A few hours after the story, below, was posted, Durst reversed and allowed the stair climb.

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Meet the new boss: Interview with The Who’s Roger Daltrey

In full screen 1080i HD More than 20 years ago, Roger Daltrey began forming special cancer units in the UK to treat patients in their teenage and young adult years. Now, with the other member of the legendary rock band … Continue reading

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Homeless camp in Goldman Alley

November 7, 2015- by Steven E. Greer Of all the ironies, I spotted this small homeless camp within feet from the entrance to Goldman

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Taste of BPC mysteriously divides the community in half

October 6, 2015- by Steven E. Greer This past Sunday, the Taste of BPC was held on the esplanade by the marina. The very name

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Tunnel to Towers 2015 much more sober and respectful

September 27, 2015- by Steven E. Greer

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BPC resident raises $40 Million for environmental cause

July 23, 2015- The Post reports, “Elton John and John Legend were surprise performers at

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A proposal to extend the lighted ballfield time to 10:00 PM

April 21, 2015- A Letter to the BPCA from Downtown Little League

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HRPT uses BPCA as a venue for their fundraiser

April 29, 2015- The Hudson River Park Trust held a Spring Fling fundraiser tonight.

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The Third Street Music School Settlement

April 19, 2015- The Third Street Music School Settlement performed in the Winter

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Man who stole from Downtown Little League in prison for beating up girlfriend

(4,500 Downtowners have read this as of March 21. We inform.) Update March 2, 2015- The man who stole from Downtown Little League is now in prison at Rikers

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BPCA backs off plans to allow other baseball teams to use the fields

February 22, 2015- Letter to the Editor by Craig Carton It’s business as usual with

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Exclusive: Embezzlement uncovered within Downtown Little League

(2,500 people have read this post as of February 15, 2015) Update February 13, 2015- A member of the Downtown Little League board is telling people that

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Toy train exhibit at North Cove Marina

December 15, 2013- The William Wallace barge has been converted into a really neat thing for the kids, lasting until December 24th.

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The Tunnel to Towers no longer fits well within BPC

Update November 6, 2014- As a direct result of BatteryPark.TV action,

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Celebrities at the Cantor Fitzgerald 9/11 fundraiser

September 11, 2014- By Steven E. Greer The trading firm Cantor Fitzgerald was headquartered at

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Photo tour of the Pier 26 free kayak center

August 17,2014- By Steven E. Greer Graeme Birchall has been running the free kayaking services at

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