Baldwin & Co., a Black-owned bookstore at the center of a dispute with Essence Fest organizers, confirmed the latest development.

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Hakim's Bookstore—Philly’s first and longest-standing Black-owned bookstore—will receive a historical marker.

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An entrepreneur is working towards opening Orlando’s only Black-owned bookstore.


Hakim’s Bookstore in West Philadelphia nearly shuttered two years ago but with the help of the local community, the business has been revived.