Wake County could add anti-discrimination protections for natural hair. The effort is led by Commissioner Shinica Thomas, who experienced discrimination herself when applying for a job in Texas years ago, the News & Observer reports. Traditional Black hairstyles such as braids or twists would also be protected should it be added to the nondiscrimination ordinance for Wake County employment. [N&O]
Get Garland drinks at home: "For the adventurous drinker," Libations @ Home membership from Cheetie Kumar's Raleigh restaurant will upgrade your home bar. Think a monthly cocktail off the menu, a low ABV drink for 2-4, a mixer, recipes and a snack, to begin. The memberships begin at $40/month. [details]
Heirloom Brewshop is re-opening their dining room Saturday at reduced capacity. Sunday, they'll begin more food offerings with a pre-order menu of Carolina catfish.
La Farm Bakery launched a 3-month pop-up bakery in Fuquay-Varina, close to Holly Springs. Outdoor seating, grab-and-go sandwiches and a full coffee bar is available. [more info] 🥖