Alison Michelle Fox


Alison Fox is a journalist and writer in New York City. Her work has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, the New York Daily News and Rolling Stone magazine, among others. Alison is a Brooklyn native and graduate of Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism and the University of Wisconsin at Madison. She specializes in criminal justice and public safety reporting.

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Crews Find Bodies of 2 Boys Missing Since Storm

Search crews discovered the bodies of two boys from the Staten Island borough of New York City who had apparently been swept from their mother’s arms by Sandy’s rising floodwaters, police said. Glenda Moore positively identified the bodies of her sons, 4-year-old Connor and 2-year-old… Continue Reading »

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Arena Parking in Play

Some Brooklyn parking garage owners are jacking up prices and preparing special event rates in preparation for the thousands of people who may defy the warnings of city officials and drive to the Barclays Center when it opens Friday. One lot on the corner of… Continue Reading »

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Foundry Turns Metal Into Art

Each time Bill Gold drives over the Brooklyn Bridge, he waves at the sightseers looking at the metal plaques depicting the history of the span. Mr. Gold made the plaques. Mr. Gold runs a Bushwick, Brooklyn, craft foundry that casts light fixtures, small metal figures,… Continue Reading »