28 Jan '16, 4pm

#TBT Waking Up Rochester, New York

#TBT Waking Up Rochester, New York

Today’s “throwback Thursday” news story is about this Starbucks in Rochester, New York: Starbucks in Rochester, New York on Mt. Hope Avenue That store first opened in May 1997. The “sneak preview” event for the new store opening was May 29, 1997. It was the first Starbucks in the city of Rochester, New York. I have one of the original cards, inviting area residents to a preview of their first Starbucks store, which included funded raising for the Rochester Chapter of the Literacy Volunteers of America. Local Rochester artist Dick Kane painted a wall (which presumably was in the original store, though I can’t say that for sure), which was used as the image for the original invitation card. There are so many things about this card that are interesting! First off, I know from years of studying Starbucks, when a new store opened (in the 1990s era), Starbucks would call it “Wak...

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