About John Plessel

John Plessel is Systems Editor for The Sun and has been blogging for the Los Angeles News Group since 2008.

Pine Haven Cafe opening for rare dinner service Friday

Pine Haven Cafe is doing something rare on Friday (March 24).

It’s opening for dinner.

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Dairy Queen rolls out all-day lunch deal

While those other guys are trying to figure out how to serve breakfast all day, Dairy Queen has taken a slightly different tack.

The chain has just expanded its $5 and $6 Buck Lunch deals (yes, we know it’s redundant) availability to all day.

The deals were previously only available from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily.

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Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day eve with a food truck lunch

The folks at San Bernardino’s Third Thursdays Food Fest are celebrating St. Patrick’s Day a day early, and so can you.

They’ve got six food trucks lined up for tomorrow’s (March 16) event, which takes place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the City Hall parking lot on the south side of Court Street, between D and E streets in downtown San Bernardino.

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Indulge at McDonald’s this week and help sick kids and their families

If you haven’t yet been to McDonald’s to try one of its new Shamrock Chocolate beverages, now’s the time to go.

Through St. Patrick’s Day, Southern California McDonald’s will donate 25¢ from each purchase of its new McCafé Shamrock Chocolate beverages to Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southern California.

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Jacks Urban Eats to open Friday at Victoria Gardens

Well that answers that question…

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Last week, we discovered that Dog Haus’ long-planned Rancho Cucamonga location would be in Victoria Gardens.

On Saturday, as I went to investigate the future Dog Haus location for myself, I discovered that it was right next door to Jacks Urban Eats, which, as it turns out, opens Friday (March 3).

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