San Francisco Cafes Banning Disposable Coffee Cups

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A new cafe culture is brewing in the San Francisco area, where a growing number of coffee houses are banishing paper to-go cups and replacing them with everything from glass jars to rental mugs and BYO cup policies.

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - SEPTEMBER 15: The Blue Bottle Coffee logo is displayed on a cup of Blue Bottle coffee on September 15, 2017 in San Francisco, California. Nestle announced its plans to acquire a 68% stake in Blue Bottle Coffee in a deal estimated at $700 million. (Photo by …

Coffee Chain Gave Free Coffee to Uplift Roseburg Residents

“No charge. This one’s on us.” That’s what residents of Roseburg, Oregon were told when they pulled up to the window to pay for their order at Dutch Bros., the Oregon-based coffee chain. The goal was simple: a little surprise to lift the spirits of Roseburg after Thursday’s horrific shooting that left nine people dead at Umpqua Community College.