No one reps Brooklyn harder than a person from Brooklyn, and rightfully so.


We spoke to Janelle Monáe about her partnership with Martell to honor Loïs Mailou Jones and promote her art at The Bishop Gallery in Brooklyn. "A lot of artists stand on the shoulder of Loïs Mailou Jones, and they don't even know it."

Woman-owned businesses are growing twice as fast as all businesses across the country – and Black women are leading the charge. In this modern business boom, Black women account for 42% of new women-owned businesses—three times their share of the female population—and 36% of all Black-owned employer businesses. Many female entrepreneurs begin their journey outside […]

Happy 4/20 to all of our beautiful stoners; may your sacks be fat, your blunts burn slow, and may your snacks be plentiful because the munchies are real sis. Oh and no puff, puff pass, "The Rona" is still out here in these streets.

There’s been a lot of buzz around NatGeo’s four-part series, Genius: Aretha, starring Oscar-nominated actress Cynthia Erivo as Aretha. The series that premiered this Sunday, is a reminder of Aretha’s strong voice and unwavering talent. While the series has been met with some controversy, there’s no denying that Cynthia Erivo was dedicated to putting her heart […]

Cinco de Mayo is arguably one of America’s most celebrated holidays alongside Christmas and the fourth of July. Created to celebrate the anniversary of Mexico’s victory over the French in the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862, the holiday has since become a day that friends and family use as a reason to bond […]

We are on day 7 of the nationwide quarantine due to the coronavirus outbreak and, many businesses are suffering. On Monday, Gov. Tom Wolf ordered all non-essential businesses to close for two weeks in response to the worldwide outbreak that has left many dead. All restaurants, bars, and spaces holding over 50 people within the […]

what better way would there be to celebrate Black Music Month than by supporting local black-owned businesses within the community?


All my wine lovers we didn’t forget about you at all. In fact, their is a national day celebrating your favorite alcoholic beverage. National Drink Wine Day purpose is to “spread the love and health benefits of wine“. Not only does wine take space in a lot of peoples drinking cabinets but it also has […]

Sunday’s big game is nearly three days away and the only thing that is more important than the actual game is the food! If it’s your turn to host the party this year, you don’t want to be the person who ruins the game by having horrible food. But not to worry, we’re giving you […]