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Neighborhood Residents Worry That Battery Park Could Become ‘Smoker’s Paradise’

Some New York city residents are furious about the Big Apple’s new smoking ban in public parks. Their anger, however, is not because they’re smokers – it’s because they’re not, and they’re worried that exceptions to the ban may make their neighborhood park a smoker’s paradise.

05/26/2011

Lower Manhattan is seen from Delta # 2555 - New York, NY - Nov 9, 2010 - Photo: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880

Lower Manhattan Population Blossoms Years After 9/11 Attacks

Once upon a time, downtown would become a ghost time after the trading day ended. But things are changing.

03/30/2011

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Watchdog Says NYC Agency Squandered Cash

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A state watchdog says the public authority that oversees Battery Park City in Manhattan wasted nearly $350,000 over three years on parties, picnics and catered lunches. Inspector General Joseph Fisch said […]

11/06/2010

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Battery Park Residents Frustrated With Goldman Sachs Ferries

Residents in Battery Park City are tired of the noise emanating from ferries being used by Wall Street giant Goldman Sachs to shuttle its employees back and forth across the Hudson River.

1010 WINS–08/02/2010

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