Category Archives: TriBeCa

West Side Highway speed limit lowered to 30 mph

October 11, 2019- The West Side Highway speed limit has been lowered to 30 from 35-mph.

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Say goodbye to this neighborhood: Upper West Tribeca

Update October 11, 2019- This project at 465 Greenwich Street became a stalled one under bankruptcy.

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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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Robert De Niro is an idiot and they should stop calling it the “Tribeca” Film Festival

Update August 8, 2019- The Murdochs bought the Tribeca Film Festival. Recall, they had already sold most

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Review: Maison Kayser bakery in Tribeca

(3,400 people have read this as of September 30th, 2019) Update September 30, 2019- This place finally shut down two-years after TribecaCiti

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New Pharmacy: Tribeca Apothecary

September 2, 2019- by Steven E. Greer, MD Large pharmacy chains like

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Now, it is finally time to start remembering 9/11

September 11, 2019- by Steven E. Greer On September 11th, 2001, Muslim jihadists funded by Saudi Arabia, led by Osama bin Laden and his Al-Qaeda,

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An afternoon with Madeline Lanciani of Duane Park Patisserie

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Review: Rosa Mexicano Tribeca will soften up even Donald Trump

November 9, 2015- by Steven E. Greer I had the pleasure of dining at the newly opened Rosa Mexicano at 41 Murray Street, in Tribeca.

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Disney HQ to relocate to old location of City Winery

August 7, 2019- Tribeca Citizen reports, “Plans were filed with DOB this week for Disney’s building to

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Exclusive: Harvey Weinstein met with the woman he allegedly groped the next day at the Tribeca Grand Hotel

Update October 5, 2017- The Post reports that Harvey Weinstein is lawyering up ahead of the release of

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Interview with Ed Hogan of Brookfield Properties about retail leasing strategies

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Look for Michelle Obama in 2024

July 28, 2019- by Steven E. Greer Michelle Obama dined in Tribeca and there was a mob outside. This type of strong support,

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CB1’s Tammy Meltzer, opponent to honoring fallen cop and soldier, is overruled by City Council

July 24, 2019p- The last time BPTV feature Tammy Meltzer, we had a complaint posted because

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Review: Nobu Downtown

Update April 28, 2018- I feasted again at Nobu. This time, I ate downstairs with the grownups.

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Exclusive tour of the World Trade Center’s Tower 3

Edit Edit date and time 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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Interview with Bâtard’s acclaimed chef, Markus Glocker

(3,800 people have viewed this as of February 23, 2018) October 1, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD It was a great pleasure to meet the Michelin-starred

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Japanese chef Isao Yamada shows the complex process of making lobster soup

February 9, 2014- By Steven E. Greer Back in 2011, When David Bouley first opened his latest Japanese restaurant called Brushstroke, in the same location

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Woman gets foot severed in gruesome car-on-pedestrian accident at Murray and West Side Highway

May 13, 2019- As BPTV has pointed out many times, the West Side Highway is a death trap to

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