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World's Largest Starbucks is Coming to Chicago! #BrightBytes

With Katie Bright

September 6, 2019

Katie has all your Friday news with Bright Bytes!

The world’s largest Starbucks is set to open in November right here in Chicago!

  • According to the Chicago Tribune, the Starbucks Reserve Roastery is scheduled to have its grand opening on November 15 at 10 a.m.
  • It will be an immersive experience for coffee lovers, brewing Starbucks coffee from around the world.
  • The reserve roastery will be a four-story, 43,000-square-foot coffee house located at the intersection of Michigan Avenue and Erie Street.

All eyes are on North Carolina this morning, as Hurricane Dorian moves along the coast towards the vulnerable Outer Banks

  • It has now weakened to a Category 1 hurricane. 
  • The storm is expected to finally move out to sea this afternoon (9/6).
  • Local Chicago Com Ed crews continue to travel to help out.

Kelsea Ballerini has new music out today!

  • The song is called homecoming queen? and you can hear it all day today right here on US*99!


  • The Bears lost last night to the Packers at home, but we want to continue to look ahead and they will be playing the Broncos in Denver next Sunday!
  • Both the Cubs and Sox won last night, but the Cubs are still 3 games back from the Cardinals