Demolition Begun At Yale-Owned Former Pawn Shop


by New Haven Independent

New Haven Independent— Yale has begun demolishing a former Chapel Street pawn shop that the university bought last year as part of a nearly $4 million deal.

Highsnobiety—10 Black-Owned Brands to Shop All Year Round. Black History Month may be wrapping up, but there’s no better time to embrace a few of our favorite black-owned fashion labels than right now. You may have already caught major brands such as Nike and adidas releasing collections that pay homage to the African diaspora. In the past, streetwear brands such as Union LA, Alife, and Awake NY [

WCVB—State weighs final approval of 1st minority-owned pot shop. Massachusetts is set to approve its first minority-owned retail marijuana shop, more than three years after voters approved the nation’s first marijuana law aimed at encouraging blacks, Latinos and others harmed by the war on drugs to participate in the new industry.

The Washington Times—State weighs final approval of 1st minority-owned pot shop. BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts is set to approve its first minority-owned retail marijuana shop, more than three years after voters approved the nation’s first marijuana law aimed at encouraging blacks, Latinos and others harmed by the war on drugs to participate in the new industry. The state’s Cannabis Control Commission