Why Aren’t More Black Americans Involved In Coffee?

As the Black Lives Matter movement has become more prominent on a national & global scale, I started to wonder about the role that African Americans play in the coffee industry. Although I’ve been to countless coffee houses in the US, I can count on one hand the number of times I’ve seen a black […]

Running Is NOT Cancelled: Local Running Group Continues To Meet At Coffee Shop

It’s 6am on a breezy Friday morning in Decatur, IL, and despite the sun barely creeping above the surrounding buildings, the Coffee Connection parking lot is a flurry of activity.    Multiple cars are already waiting in line for the drive through to order their morning caffeine fix. Standing off to the side of the […]