About John Plessel

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

SoCal Eggfest returns to Upland’s Cable Airport today

No. The SoCal Eggfest has nothing to do with chickens.

Well, on second thought, it has everything to do with chickens, and steak, and hamburger, and veggies, and well, whatever you want to grill or smoke.

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McDonald’s rolls out all-day breakfast for reals (almost)

mcdonalds-all-day-breakfast-more-choicesGood news for McGriddle and biscuit fans: McDonald’s has expanded its all-day breakfast offerings.

In addition to English muffin sandwiches, diners can now choose biscuit sandwiches or McGriddles any time of day.

Which, precisely, is why our excitement for McDonald’s initial all-day breakfast offering was tempered: You couldn’t get their full breakfast menu any time. And, bizarrely, you still can’t.

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Jack in the Box rolling out Brunchfast menu starting today

Timed seemingly to the minute when McDonald’s began rolling out its expanded All-Day Breakfast menu across Southern California, Jack in the Box today announced the availability of its Brunchfast menu across the entire chain.

The fast food chain had been testing the menu earlier this year in about 20 locations throughout Riverside County.

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Want to dine with KISS’ Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley at the Corona Rock & Brews? Here’s how

gene-simmons-and-paul-stanleyRock & Brews co-founders Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley from KISS will make a special appearance next month at the recently-opened Corona location, and you can join them.

For $100, you can dine with the duo from 6 to 9 p.m. October 18. For an extra $100, you can enjoy unlimited drinks and a photo opportunity with the pair from 5 to 6 p.m.

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Norco Bob’s Big Boy celebrating 80 years with 80¢ burgers today

norco-big-boy-80-yearsEven though he’s 80 years old, Bob’s Big Boy doesn’t seem to have aged a day.

The Norco Bob’s Big Boy, 3521 Hamner Ave., is celebrating the chain’s 80th anniversary today (September 20) with 80¢ Big Boy burgers with the purchase of a beverage.

One offer per customer, please.

The deal begins at 11 a.m., and lasts until 10 p.m., or until they run out.

For more information, click here for the Facebook event page.

Food trucks again rolling to Rah Rah Redlands on Saturday

rah-rah-redlandsFor the last couple of years now, food trucks have been a part of Rah Rah Redlands, the University of Redlands’ celebration of the Bulldog football team’s first home game.

This year’s event, set for Saturday (September 17), is no exception.

Scheduled trucks for this year are:

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