Author Archive: abigail weinberg

Marijuana Delivery Comes With Baggage

By ABIGAIL WEINBERG Just about anything can be delivered 24/7 in New York City, and that includes marijuana. A few times a month, Emily, an NYU student, ordered a marijuana delivery to her East Village apartment from a service run by a man named Shaggy.* She soon developed a rapport […]

 
 

Mia Jacobs

Mia Jacobs

By ABIGAIL WEINBERG Mia Jacobs is a storyteller at heart. She told me about the psychopathic roommate whose booby traps she endured while inhabiting a fifth floor walkup in the Village with him last year. That’s how she wound up living alone on the Upper West Side. She told about […]