If YOU Love Popcorn You'll Love Garret's Anniversary Special! #BrightBytes

With Katie Bright

September 10, 2019

Katie has all today's breaking news with Bright Bytes! 

Garret's Popcorn is celebrating its 70th anniversary! 

  • They are having a sweet 70-Cent Popcorn deal NOW through Friday!
  • Beginning on Monday, September 16 shoppers will also be able to purchase a classic tin of any signature recipe popcorn for a discounted price of $19.49 in honor of the year the company started
  • They are also throwing a big party on Wednesday, September 18 that will be held in Pioneer Court on Michigan Ave from 11 am - 2 pm with games, treats, cheesy sticky fingers and more! 

Uber is adding 2,000 jobs over three years here in Chicago!

  • The headquarters will be located at the old Post Office that is right by the Eisenhower Expressway 
  • The jobs will be for Uber Freight which matches shippers who need trucks with truckers who need loads.

Rumors are already swirling about the Superbowl halftime performers 

  • Sharika and Jennifer Lopez are supposedly both in the discussion 
  • J Lo just posted a promo for the NFL, which has people talking
  • Also, it’s worth mentioning JAY-Z’s agency Roc Nation is now in charge of selecting entertainment for the NFL AND Roc Nation owns Shakira’s label...

In Sports:

  • Cubs beat the Padres last night in San Diego and will play again tonight
  • White Sox are playing Kansas City at home tonight 
  • Bears are playing the Broncos in Denver this Sunday