ZOE ALSOP is a journalist residing in Kenya. She reported for the Associated Press in Bogota.
FEB-MARCH 2001 | Local
Three summers ago, when I first came to Williamsburg, yuppie go home was spray-painted on what seemed to be a vacant building on Bedford between N. 4th and N. 5th Street.
MAY-JUNE 2001 | Local
Spring is here and, as the rats leave the buildings of Brooklyn and evicted tenants return to their homes on Water Street after seven weeks of limbo, the situation for thousands of residents of illegally converted commercial lofts in Brooklyn is starting to look brighter.