Did Dennis Mehiel and Shari Hyman’s BPCA sanction a sexual predator worse than Harvey Weinstein?

October 21, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD

The Harvey Weinstein scandal is not only bringing down Hollywood, but also the entire liberal Continue reading

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What I did for Summer 2017

October 28, 2017 Continue reading

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Terrorist strikes BPC

October 31, 2017- by Steven E. Greer

Initial reports of a shooting by a taxi driver on Chambers Street by PS 89 and Stuyvesant seem to Continue reading

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Review: Spago (and Beverly Hills by metaphor)

October 12, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD

I’m in Los Angeles for a variety of reasons and decided to finally go to Spago in Beverly Hills. Continue reading

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Why isn’t the Manhattan DA, Cy Vance, arresting Harvey Weinstein?

November 13, 2017- On November 3rd, Mayor de Blasio and the NYPD Police Chief gave a press conference. Continue reading

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HRPT sued for bad design of bike path where cyclist was killed

July 4, 2017- Last June, 30-year-old Olga Cook was killed while cycling on the bike path at Chambers Street Continue reading

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Review: The Who (minus Pete) mini-tour: St Augustine

November 4, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD

I have seen The Who play on the biggest stages over recent years. One year ago, I saw them in Indio, Continue reading

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New BPCA board member Louis Bevilacqua seems to be an improvement

October 26, 2017- by Steven E. Greer

One of the three new BPCA board members, Louis Bevilacqua, who is a senior partner at the large Continue reading

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BPCA wastes close to $1 Million defending against BPTV

August 15, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD

As viewers recall, BPTV sued the BPCA in August of 2015 for violating our First Amendment rights Continue reading

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DNAinfo and Gothamist go out of business

Update November 3, 2017- The wealthy owner of these sites, Joe Rickets, founder of TD Ameritrade, Continue reading

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Why Palm steakhouse is poorly managed

Update November 14, 2017- Now it is clear why this restaurant has suffered from bad management Continue reading

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Was Rob Astorino too crooked even for Westchester?

November 8, 2017- The mayor of Westchester County, essentially, Rob Astorino, was ousted last night by a Continue reading

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Benjamin Jones becomes acting president of the BPCA

November 11, 2017- After the abrupt departure of president Shari Hyman and head of HR Continue reading

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The mystery of misleading Uber navigation apps solved

November 11, 2017- by Steven E. Greer

When I am in New York or LA using Uber cars, I have noticed that the Uber navigation app, which is based on the Google navigation behind the scenes, sometimes sends the driver Continue reading

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Why are your PILOT fees not going down?

  • October 27, 2017- by Steven E. Greer

Battery Park City apartment owners pay some of the highest overall taxes in the city, yet the resale Continue reading

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Shake Shack at Fulton Station is failing

September 18, 2017- OK. By now, everyone should really be wondering if I am a mutant with Continue reading

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The BPCA PILOT fees are unconstitutional taxation without representation

September 23, 2017- by pro se legal scholar Steven E. Greer, MD

As most Battery Park City residents know, the Battery Park City Authority taxes the residents Continue reading

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Students at Stuyvesant High School during 9/11/2001 now have higher rates of cancer and lung disease

November 9, 2017- The Post reports that high school students who were at Stuyvesant during the 9/11/2001 Continue reading

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I achieved the proper golf swing

November 8, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD

Sixteen months after embarking on my Golf Project, I now have both a proper backswing and downswing. Continue reading

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Breaking: BatteryPark.TV calls the election: Trump wins

electoral-mapUpdate November 8, 2016 11:00 PM- By my conservative estimates, Trump already has 289 electoral votes. Continue reading

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