Category Archives: — Neighborhoods

Sopranos Stories with Steve Schirripa

January 10, 2019- The Sopranos are all over the news as the “Prequel” movie has been announced. (more…)

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Robert De Niro owes us an explanation about his ties to Harvey Weinstein

February 24, 2020- by Steven E. Greer Harvey Weinstein was convicted of rape and faces 25-years in the slammer. “But the verdict wasn’t a total victory for prosecutors. (more…)

Posted in - Downtown oversight, - NYPD First Precinct, - Politics, Crime, Op-Ed, Political Essays, Propaganda, Hollywood, and News Essays, TriBeCa | 1 Comment

Life finds a way

June 28, 2021 (more…)

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Exclusive tour of the World Trade Center’s Tower 3

Edit Edit date and time March 9, 2016 (more…)

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Actor Steve Schirripa discusses BPC and his line of spaghetti sauces

October 19, 2014- by Steven E. Greer (more…)

Posted in Battery Park City and BPCA, Film Theater and TV, Food Essays, Groceries, Italian, Movie Review Essays | 1 Comment

Exclusive sneak peek inside the Oculus

6,000 people have viewed this as of June 9, 2017 (more…)

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Flying squirrel men buzz Freedom Tower and land on barge in Hudson

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The politics of masks

Update October 28, 2020- The election is a few days away and a Democrat-supporting PAC is running (more…)

Posted in - City government, - Federal government, - Politics, - State Government, Doctors, Dentists, Florida, Gripes, Ohio, Op-Ed, Political Essays, Propaganda, Hollywood, and News Essays | 1 Comment

Flowers: 5-24-2021

5-24-2021- The marigolds were grown last year from seed. I collected the seeds and grew them again. (more…)

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The BPCA is mishandling the Teardrop Park ducklings again

May 10, 2021- This is an email I sent to BPCA President BJ Jones: “BJ Jones, I see the press that the ducklings are getting, but you are doing it all wrong. As you know, I started this (more…)

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Commendable effort by PEP and marina staff to save stranded ducklings

July 14, 2013- Today, a batch of newly hatched mallard ducklings were led by the mother into the waters of the North Cove Marina, instinctively thinking it was safe. However, the vertical concrete (more…)

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Turtle Duck Park

June 11, 2016- All eight ducklings live, and there is a bonus turtle. The BPCA parks people are doing (more…)

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Ducks test new wings

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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. (more…)

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Viva la ducklings!

 May 6, 2012 In a surprise to those who follow the wildlife in BPC, the ducklings have returned this year, six of them. (more…)

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Who killed the ducklings of Teardrop Park?

June 7, 2011- By Steven Greer, MD BatteryPark.TV has learned that a mallard duck nest in Teardrop Park, that hatched into at least 10 (more…)

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A plan to save the ducklings

June 2, 2010 As previously reported, the waterfall pond by the Irish Hunger Memorial has ten ducklings stranded in it that were placed there by humans. They lack adequate food and nesting ground. (more…)

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The History of BPC by Ed Koch

(5000 people have viewed this as of July, 2017) We had the chance to interview Mr. Koch a few years ago. Ed Koch, former Mayor of New York City and former U.S. Congressman, (more…)

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Uh-oh. Tribeca grill implicated in being complicit with Harvey Weinstein abuse of women.

October 28, 2017- CNN reports that Tribeca Grill acted more like Scores, helping Mr. Weinstein get (more…)

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Stuyvesant’s pool and two basketball courts cost $12.50 a month

Update April 19, 2016- The BPCA slashed the cost of memberships in half. A year-long pass is now approximately $15, (more…)

Posted in - Real estate, Asphalt Green, Battery Park City and BPCA, Child care, Gyms and Pools, Schools, Sports and fitness, Tip of the Week, TriBeCa | 2 Comments