Category Archives: TriBeCa

OMG, Taylor Swift shops in Tribeca!

March 27, 2014- Taylor Swift is rumored to have purchased Director Peter Jackson’s old apartment in Tribeca. We hold our nose as we reluctantly post this nonsense. (more…)

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PS 150 in Tribeca to be evicted because landlord will not renew lease

Update December 7, 2018- The school will be allowed to stay for a couple of more years until the (more…)

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Review update: Augustine in the Beekman Hotel

Update December 4, 2018- Eater reports, “Restaurateur Keith McNally’s FiDi jewel Augustine (more…)

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Review: Il Mulino in Tribeca

September 24, 2018- by Steven E. Greer The first and last time I went to the original Il Mulino in the West Village was about 20-years ago. (more…)

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Essay: Amazon has destroyed Whole Foods

Update October 15, 2018- A viewer sent us this. Whole Foods is so bad now that they cannot (more…)

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Essay: Sheer negligence allowed terrorist truck attack on Lower Manhattan

Update January 29, 2018- I told you so. We Inform. Victims of the Halloween ISIS attack are suing the city for negligence. (more…)

Posted in - City government, - Community Board 1, - Downtown oversight, - Federal government, - NYPD First Precinct, - Politics, - Real estate, - State Government, Battery Park City and BPCA, Crime, Gripes, Hudson River Park Trust, Lawyers, Op-Ed, Outdoor events, Parks, Political Essays, TriBeCa | 1 Comment

WTC Tower 1 officially the tallest in the country

November 12, 2013- The lighting stunt worked. The decision by the Chicago-based Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat ruled that the unenclosed metal tower spire is indeed part of the building, therefore making it the tallest building in the … Continue reading

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Catherine McVay Hughes becomes BPCA board member despite ties to convicted felon Sheldon Silver

Update May 12, 2018- Despite Catherine Hughes’ mysterious departure from CB1, coinciding (more…)

Posted in - Downtown oversight, - Politics, -- Neighborhoods, Crime, Gripes, Op-Ed, TriBeCa | 2 Comments

Tour of FIKA’s chocolate factory in Tribeca


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Interview with the CEO of Shinola


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Custom-tailored French-made shirts at ManuelRacim in Tribeca

May 22, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I ordered two custom-tailored French-made shirts at ManuelRacim (MR) in Tribeca. They arrived (more…)

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It’s Wabbit Season (i.e. attack whites season)

July 25, 2018- The Tribeca Tribune police blotter lists: (more…)

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Eric Korsh, chef at North End Grill, is the next to fall in the #MeToo era

Update March 15, 2018- Chef Korsh has been fired from Racines after only two weeks on the job. (more…)

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Review: Mark Kozelek at the Roxy

January 10, 2018- by Steven E. Greer Much like the film The Disaster Artist, I saw the worst concert ever back on December 18th at (more…)

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New York City is afraid of Airbnb

Update May 11, 2018- The Post reports that the anti-Airbnb robocalls sent out by Stooge Stringer were funded by the hotel industry. (more…)

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Nunu Chocolates opens anew Downtown

April 29, 2018- Nunu Chocolates is a Brooklyn artisan shop that tried to open in Tribeca at the food court called (more…)

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Urgent Care at 200 Chambers is out of business

April 14, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD The Iranian “doctor” and his brother (more…)

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Greer’s urgent care center opens by the federal court buildings in City Hall

Update October 25, 2016- I stopped by. They have implemented my idea and have a contract to allow city employees (more…)

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Awesome Tribeca woman stands up to two skateboard vandal thugs

January 3, 2017- This Tribeca woman should be commended for having the courage to stand up to the two skateboard thugs. (more…)

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Citigroup construction progress

December 21, 2017- (more…)

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