The Block is Hot: 10 Black-Owned Ice Cream Shops to Visit During the Summer Heat

Taharka Brothers Ice Cream | Baltimore, Maryland Founded in 2010, this Baltimore based company serves small-batch ice-cream flavors — vanilla and chocolate as well as some nontraditional flavors such as olive oil & sea salt, Honey Graham and cardamom. You can find Taharka Brothers ice cream in several locations across Baltimore. For more information on specific locations check out...

P.R.E.A.M (Pizza Rules Everything Around Me) HBCU Grads Expand Pizza Chain in South

When you think pizza, you might think the big chains or cities like New York, Chicago, or Detroit. Yeah, Detroit where a few chains were formed. You might not think “Man, Nashville has some great pizza.” No, Nashville is ribs and chicken but now you can add pizza to that thanks to Slim & Husky’s PizzaBeeria. Pizza Rules Everything Around...

“The Green Book App” EatOkra Connects Customers to Black-Owned Restaurants Across the Diaspora

EatOkra is an innovative smartphone application that connects consumers with over 800 Black-owned restaurants in the United States. Co-Founder and Developer of EatOkra, Anthony Edwards Jr., released his app in response to a technology gap where he and his fiancé would find themselves directed to the same food spaces online and to preserve Black fellowship after racial profiling of Black...