Domino’s hosting fundraiser for slain employee

You probably read about the San Bernardino Domino’s Pizza worker who was shot and killed last week.

The location where she worked — 1644 E. Highland Ave., #101 — is hosting a fundraiser today (February 19).

The franchise owner will donate 100% of sales to the Nelly Kantun Memorial Fund, and her co-workers are donating their time to make the fundraiser a reality.

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Last day to register for Redlands Conservancy’s Chew and View

What do you get when you combine two of ABC’s most-beloved daytime talk shows? Chew and View!

Oh, wait…this has nothing to do with those.

This Chew and View is an event set for this Saturday (February 22), organized by the Redlands Conservancy and the Inland Empire Biking Alliance to highlight both the city’s “Emerald Necklace” and food from local orchards, gardens and farms, prepared by area restaurants and chefs.

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Another Jersey Mike’s opening with a fundraiser

Hot on the heels of the Apple Valley Jersey Mike’s Subs opening, another new location is opening Wednesday (February 19) with a fundraiser.

The new San Dimas Jersey Mike’s Subs distributed 3,000 coupons good for a free regular sub with a minimum $1 donation. Proceeds will benefit Gladstone, Ekstrand, Shull and Allen Avenue elementary schools.

The fundraiser will last through Sunday (February 23).

The new Jersey Mike’s, 466 N. Lone Hill Ave., will be open 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily.

Cabazon In-N-Out is open

OK, so it’s been open a couple of weeks, but the last time we drove past a little over a month ago, it still hadn’t opened.

“It” is the Cabazon In-N-Out Burger.

So, whether you’re heading to the outlets or to Morongo Casino and Cabazon is your destination, or you’re heading further east (the Date Festival is on through this weekend), you’ve got another option for food along the way.

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Give a kiss, get a free entrée for Valentine’s Day at Qdoba

Qdoba ValentineThey may have virtually disappeared here in the Inland Empire, but that doesn’t stop Qdoba Mexican Grill from sharing some love with its fans.

On Valentine’s Day, anyone willing to give a kiss to a significant other, a friend or a friendly stranger will receive a free entrée when they purchase of any queso entrée.

Couldn’t be any simpler, or more fun.

The sole remaining Inland Empire Qdoba is at 1902 N. Campus Ave.

Menchie’s opens in Fontana, offers free frozen yogurt on Saturday

Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt has opened a new location in north Fontana, 16645 Sierra Lakes Parkway, Unit 100, and will be celebrating with a weeklong grand opening event.

The event kicks off Saturday (February 15) with free 8-ounce cups of frozen yogurt from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Also happening during the grand-opening event will be a ribbon-cutting ceremony with Menchie, T-shirt and other Menchie merchandise giveaways and other family-friendly activities.

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Award-winning pizza on menu for next Let’s Dine Out Show Grub Club event

Spots are filling up for the next Let’s Dine Out Show Grub Club event, set for Sunday, March 9.

The event will take place beginning at 5 p.m. at A.J. Barile’s Chicago Pizza in Yucaipa.

If you haven’t made it out to the pizzeria for some award-winning pizza, this would be a good chance to do so.

Plus you’ll get to hang out with Allan Borgen, Jeff Williams and the rest of the gang from the Let’s Dine Out Show.

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Lazy Dog offers Valentine’s weekend specials, brings back Thin Mint shake fundraiser

Dijon mint-crusted rack of lambFriday is Valentine’s Day, the day many couples spend the evening out for a nice, romantic dinner.

The problem is, it seems like everyone has the same idea and the interminable wait for a table can ruin any romantic intentions.

But one restaurant chain has come to the rescue.

Lazy Dog Restaurant and Bar’s Valentine’s Day specials last all weekend.

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Food truck wine pairing? Yes, it’s a real thing.

I don’t think we’ve ever seen a food truck wine pairing event, but one is happening from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday (February 15) at San Antonio Winery, 2802 S. Milliken Ave., Ontario.

The winery will be hosting the Bacon MANia truck and has put together a bacon/wine pairing menu.

Entrées, as well as wine by the glass, soft drinks and water can be purchased during the event.

For more information, including the pairing menu, click here.