Living in Ft. Greene article from NYT
Here's an article from the NYT archives, from September 2002.
Notable quote: " Added into the mix are the French, who have opened bistros, food shops and sidewalk cafes and also come as tourists, guidebooks in hand, after reading items about Fort Greene in the Parisian press. "It's this season's hottest neighborhood in Paris," said the Rev. David Dyson, minister of the Lafayette Presbyterian Church, who heard about the publicity blitz through one of his French parishioners. "