Elephant Bar packs trunk, leaves Montclair

montclair-elephant-barWhere once was four there now is none.

The Inland Empire’s last remaining Elephant Bar — at  Montclair Plaza Place — closed last month.

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Visit our Inland Empire newsrooms to help feed the hungry this holiday season

scng-feeding-america-food-driveWant to help hungry folks right here in the Inland Empire this holiday season?

Simply stop by one of our Inland Empire newsrooms and drop off non-perishable food. The donations will be delivered to Feeding America Riverside | San Bernardino, which will get the food to people who need it.

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Wanna meet KISS’ Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley tomorrow? Here’s how

gene-and-paulAlthough the new Rock & Brews restaurant at San Manuel Indian Bingo & Casino has been open for a little while, the eatery is hosting its grand opening tomorrow (December 6) featuring two of its co-owners: Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons of KISS.

Fans are welcome to attend the grand opening and meet the rockers during the event.

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MOD Pizza’s ‘Spreading MODness’ fundraiser continues through Sunday

This week is MOD Pizza’s birthday week and the chain will be “Spreading MODness” through Sunday (November 27).

The “made-on-demand” pizza chain will donate $1 of each MOD-size pizza sold this week to a selected organization.

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Blaze Pizza Claremont opens today; free pizza next month

blaze-pizza-claremontThe Inland Empire’s newest Blaze Pizza opens today (November 22) in the former American Apparel shop in the Claremont Village, 1 N. Indian Hill Blvd., Suite D-100.

The location will host a free pizza day for the chain’s social media followers from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. December 1.

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Two trucks making their debut at Third Thursdays Food Fest in San Bernardino today

sb-third-thursdays-november-2016We’re huge fans of the monthly Third Thursdays Food Fest in San Bernardino, and today’s (November 17) event brings two more reasons to be excited.

Two trucks are making their debut: 13 Ice Cream and Street Kitchen!

Street Kitchen is new to us, but we’ve long been fans of 13 Ice Cream’s delicious traditional — and non-traditional — ice creams.

What to expect? Besides the usual strawberry and cookies and cream flavors, how about spinach, kale or broccoli? No? How about marigold, saltine or garlic?

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Krispy Kreme opening another Inland Empire location Tuesday

Krispy Kreme continues its recent expansion wave by opening a new doughnut shop in Menifee tomorrow (November 15).

The first 10 guests through the door will receive one free dozen Original Glazed doughnuts each week for a year. The next 50 guests through the door will receive one free dozen Original Glazed doughnuts each month for one year. First 100 guests in line will receive a commemorative T-shirt. Registration begins at 3 p.m. today.

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San Bernardino ranked as one of the worst cities for foodies — again

Here we go again.

Back in 2013, a real estate website, Movoto, compiled a list of “America’s Worst Cities for Food Lovers,” and San Bernardino landed at the top of the list.

Last week, it was WalletHub’s turn.

The personal finance website posted its list of “2016’s Best & Worst Foodie Cities,” and guess what?

Yep. San Bernardino loses again.

But … it’s not as bad as Fontana, apparently.

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