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  • Winner and Loser of K-Cup Taste Test
    And the winner of the K-Cup Coffee Taste Test is...
    Two of life's simple pleasures are a good cup of coffee in the morning and a glass of wine when the occasion merits it. (OK, maybe they aren't simple pleasures but rather guilty pleasures.)And coffee is a lot like wine in that your...
  • Coffee America's hot beverage of choice
    3 good reasons to become a tea drinker
    American's seem to be in a love affair with a certain hot beverage, coffee. According to the Huffington Post, "Americans consume 400 million cups of coffee per dayequivalent to 146 billion cups of coffee per year, making the United States...
  • Over 1,000 Starbucks employees to start classes at ASU
    Over 1,000 Starbucks employees to start classes at ASU
    On Tuesday Starbucks and Arizona State University announced that over 1,000 Starbucks employees would start classes at ASU this fall. The students from all over the U.S. will be starting online classes on Oct. 15 as part of the Starbucks College...
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    New Rollins Campus Center
    Young Harris College Has recently opened its newest addition to campus. The new Rollins Campus Center is a forty-one million dollar building. The building will be comprised of many different offices and common social spots that were...
  • National Coffee Day
    National Coffee Day: What's a non-drinker to do?
    Today is National Coffee Day yet not everyone loves coffee, drinks coffee or even knows how to order it, make it or serve it. For the non-coffee drinker, this day can be pretty much a bust. But you can make the best of it if you try.Well, here are...
  • Starbucks testing stout-inspired Dark Barrel Latte: Yay or nay?
    Starbucks testing stout-inspired Dark Barrel Latte: Yay or nay?
    This one’s sure to inspire some strong reactions on both sides, especially if it winds up going national. If you feel like changing it up from your usual fall-induced Pumpkin Spice Latte routine, Starbucks is now conducting test sales to...
  • Starbucks testing new beer-flavored latte
    Starbucks testing new beer-flavored latte in its coffee shops
    When is the last time you went to a coffee shop to get a beer? Starbucks is in the process of testing a new latte that is inspired by Guinness beer according to a September 22, 2014 report by Boston.com. The drink, dubbed as the “Dark Barrel...
  • Starbucks wants to apologize for employee who denied entry to service dog
    Starbucks wants to apologize for employee who denied entry to service dog
    According to Tuesday's Democrat and Chronicle, Starbucks has reached out to apologize to a Brighton, New York, woman who was denied service on Sunday afternoon because of her service dog.USA Today reported that 24-year-oldAmy Kaplan was with...
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    Florida man: Starbucks 'pay-it-forward' deliberately sunk by crotchety Fla. man
    A Florida man deliberately put the kibosh on a Starbucks "pay-it-forward" altruistic initiative, ending a 10-hour, 457-strong customer streak of Starbucks patrons paying for the next person in line. The petulant man made his peevish move...
  • Man shuts down pay-it-forward line at Starbucks refusing to play this game, it is not good in his opinion.
    Florida man see Starbucks pay-it-forward as travesty: Puts kibosh on the works
    Another pay-it-forward line at Starbucks drive-thru gave people a chance to do something for a stranger and feel good today on the heels of a very long pay-it-forward venue Thursday. One man squashed that feel-good venue at Starbucks today after...
  • Starbucks proves you can pay it forward. . . or backward
    Pay it forward or pay it backward; everyone wins!
    Everyone has heard of the maxim “Pay It Forward,” meaning to help someone as you have been helped. However, according to The Blaze on Aug. 21, a Florida Starbucks is proving that you can also pay it backward and make an impact.It all...
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    Woman starts day-long 'pay it forward' chain at Starbucks
    There's been a lot of terrible, depressing, disheartening news coming from what feels like every corner of the globe lately, from Gaza to Russia to our own backyard in Ferguson. But finally there's a story about the warmth and kindness...
  • Pumpkin Spice Lattes in August?
    Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Lattes to make early return
    Fall is coming early this year....at least at Starbucks. A People article dated Mon. Aug. 18 revealed that the sought after Pumpkin Spice Latte will be returning to Starbucks, Tues. Aug. 26. With the popular drink making its way back to America&...
  • Foundation Fighting Blindness hosts Jacksonville coffee social
    Foundation Fighting Blindness Jacksonville chapter to host coffee social
    The Jacksonville chapter of the Foundation Fighting Blindness will host a coffee social on Saturday morning at a local Starbucks.The aim of the get-together is to provide chapter members the opportunity to meet others with retinal degenerative...
  • Customers will cover cost of Starbucks' free college tuition program
    Customers will cover cost of Starbucks' free college tuition program
    Last week, Starbucks made headlines when it announced it would pay for the online college tuitionat Arizona State University forits full-time employees. Unfortunately, now we know how Starbucks will pay for it: by raising prices on its customers...