Category Archives: World Trade Center

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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Exclusive tour of the World Trade Center’s Tower 3

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

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Exclusive sneak peek inside the Oculus

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

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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 (more…)

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Wolfgang Puck’s Cut at Four Seasons, a steakhouse, makes great plant-based entrees

Update March 11, 2020- I went back the next night, after writing the review below, and the actual Wolfgang Puck himself was there. (more…)

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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. (more…)

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Greer Wins: Tear down the Rector Street bridge

Update February 13, 2020- It comes down. (more…)

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The Port Authority Will Salvage the Corruption-Plagued Greek Orthodox Church in Liberty Park

Update January 3, 2020- Dennis Mehiel, former Chair and CEO of the BPCA, was tapped by Cuomo to run this effort. (more…)

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At NYC green markets, the cash is greener than the vegetables

Update September 3- The area north of the W Hotel was opened by a ribbon cutting ceremony led by Jessica Lappin, Catherine McVay Hughes, and Margaret Chin. The green market will be a part of the new area that will … Continue reading

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

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Earning $500,000 salaries, executives of 9/11 Memorial are charging $24 admission and still losing money

Update December 10, 2017- The Post reports that the museum is losing money because (more…)

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Review: Wolfgang Puck’s Cut at The Four Seasons Hotel Downtown

Update December 20, 2016- Pete Wells of the New York Times has a bizarre review of Cut. He loved the (more…)

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The Late Reviewer: “16 Acres”: How the biggest lightning rod in the world was made

 September 20, 2014- by Steven E. Greer “16 Acres” is an excellent documentary that describes the politics behind the rebuilding of Ground Zero, and why it has taken so long. (more…)

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9/11 Memorial Survivor Tree blossoms

April 29, 2015 (more…)

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Wow-factor images 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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BPCA President Shari Hyman leaves amidst scandal

September 15, 2017- The Tribeca Tribune reported that BPCA President Shari Hyman has left her job (more…)

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Review: Nobu Downtown

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

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World Trade Center contractors indicted for ‘pay-to-play’ scheme

May 30, 2019- The Post reports, “A trio of crooked contractors was busted for a “pay-to-play” (more…)

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Mario Batali’s memory is erased by Eataly

Update April 3, 2018- Mario is officially divesting his assets in his restaurants. This might (more…)

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Amazon moves into Brookfield Place, signaling the end

Update May 8, 2019- It has opened. (more…)

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