Category Archives: Battery Park City and BPCA

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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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

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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Every senior member of Governor Cuomo’s top inner circle found guilty of corruption

July 12, 2018- by Steven E. Greer As viewers know, BPTV has doggedly pursued corruption within Governor Cuomo’s BPCA administration (more…)

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20 years of the 9/11 lights

September 11, 2015- by Steven E. Greer I have taken photos of these lights for 14 years and almost forgot to do so this year. (more…)

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Footage of the Winter Garden and BPC as Twin Towers fell on 9/11

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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, (more…)

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The BPCA PILOT fees are unconstitutional taxation without representation

Update December 20, 2017- Governor Cuomo finally, reluctantly, signed the bill to supposedly (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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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…)

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RIP Chef Floyd Cardoz

March 25, 2020- RIP Floyd (more…)

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Rare images of the Goldman Sachs building construction

December 28, 2018- by Steven E. Greer (more…)

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Exclusive: Jeff Galloway led away in handcuffs to prison

Update September 24, 2015- Jeff Galloway was released from prison on September 18th, apparently. (more…)

Posted in - City government, - Community Board 1, - Downtown oversight, - Federal government, - NYPD First Precinct, - Politics, - State Government, Battery Park City and BPCA, Crime, Lawyers | 2 Comments