Brooklyn borough president tours black-owned coffee shops

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Borough President Eric Adams showed his support for local coffee shops run by black owners Tuesday by visiting coffee shops in Bed-Stuy.

Adams visited BKLYN Blend and Brown Butter and talked with the owners about concerns they may have running a small business.

BKLYN Blend opened three years ago and offers healthy food options, while Brown Butter on Tompkins Avenue opened a over a year ago and employs locally.

Adams and business owners say they're reminding customers to order their next cup of coffee at a local shop ahead of Small Business Saturday.

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