Carlo’s Italian Bakery Pizza closes its doors

Carlo’s Italian Bakery Pizza may have closed its Montclair restaurant, but the business lives on.

A brief post on the business’ Facebook page from last Thursday explains that the restaurant is closed, but they will continue with catering and brewery events, including an event tomorrow (September 5) at Dale Bros. Brewery.

Not to infer any connection between the two events, but our very own Elaine “Lunch with ‘Lainey” Lehman wrote a favorable review of Carlo’s just a few weeks ago.

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Auntie Anne’s helping raise funds to fight childhood cancer

AuntieAnnesALSFAuntie Anne’s is hoping to raise half a million dollars to help fight childhood cancer, and they need your help to do it.

Through October 15, the pretzel purveyor is selling lemon icons for $1, each of which contains a kid-friendly lemon joke and $1 off the purchaser’s next pretzel and drink.

Proceeds from the sales will benefit Alex’s Lemonade Stand, an organization which raises funds to help find a cure for childhood cancer.

But the fun doesn’t end there.

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John’s Incredible Pizza offering Christmas Eve specials

Want to spend Christmas Eve with your family, but don’t want to cook?

Then pack the kids in the car and head to John’s Incredible Pizza, for another incredible holiday buffet deal.

How does $6.99 for an all-you-can-eat buffet and beverage sound?

Slaving over a holiday ham is quickly losing its appeal, huh?

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Black Friday weekend deal from Macaroni Grill: Buy one entrée, get one free

We found another deal for you Black Friday shoppers (and others): Romano’s Macaroni Grill is offering a buy-one-entrée-get-one-free coupon.

The coupon is good through Sunday (November 25).

Click here for the coupon, which you can either print out or display on your mobile device.

Inland Empire Macaroni Grill locations include Redlands, Montclair, Corona and Temecula.

John’s Incredible Pizza scares up Halloween buffet deal

John’s Incredible Pizza Co. has scared up a incredible deal for Halloween diners.

Anytime today (October 31), you can indulge on John’s all-you-can-eat pizza, pasta, soup, salad and dessert buffet with a beverage for only $6.

If that weren’t enough of a deal, you’ll also receive a $5 Fun Card.


John’s has three Inland Empire locations:

  • Montclair: 5280 Arrow Highway
  • Victorville: 14766 Bear Valley Road
  • Riverside:  6187 Valley Springs Parkway

To get the coupon, click here.

BBQ fundraiser tomorrow night in Montclair

Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church is hosting a Western BBQ Cookout from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday (September 14).

In addition to a barbecue meal, there will be a chili cook-off and bake sale.

All proceeds from the event benefit Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic School.

The church is at 5303 Orchard St., Montclair.

For ticket sales and information, or to make tax-deductible donations to the organization, call 909-621-4418.

Pizza for Thanksgiving?

Who says you have to have turkey for Thanksgiving? Or even ham?

Some of my favorite holiday meals were homemade spaghetti or lasagne, made with love by Mom.

But how do you feel about pizza?

John’s Incredible Pizza (no relation), which gave us a scary good $5 deal on Halloween, is offering a similar deal for Thanksgiving.

For $7 per person, you and the family can have all the pizza, salad, soup, pasta, desserts and non-alcoholic beverages you want.

In the Inland Empire, the deal is only good at the Riverside and Montclair locations, so you Victorvillains will have to trek down the hill if you want this deal.

The deal is good from noon to 9 p.m. Thanksgiving day. No coupon is necessary.

For more information, click here.

$5 Halloween pizza buffet? That’s Incredible!

John’s Incredible Pizza, with Inland Empire locations in Montclair, Riverside and Victorville, is offering an incredible Halloween deal.

On Monday (October 31) only, $5 will get you an all-you-can-eat buffet, unlimited fountain beverage, coffee or ICEE, and a free $5 Fun Card.


To take advantage of the deal, first click here, then click the “Get Spooky Special” link and print out the coupon.

The coupon is good for up to six people. And yes, I’ve already printed mine out.

Today’s the last day for a free $10 FunCard at John’s Incredible Pizza Co.

Not only do you get a free $10 FunCard for yourself, but you’ll be helping the fight against cystic fibrosis.

Here’s how it works: Print out this coupon, take it to John’s Incredible Pizza Co., give them the coupon, purchase an adult buffet and beverage, and you’ll get a free $10 FunCard.

John’s will also donate $1 to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s Great Strides 2011.

Unfortunately, today (May 20) is the last day to get in on the deal and help out.

John’s Incredible Pizza has three locations in the Inland Empire:

  • Victorville: 14766 Bear Valley Road
  • Montclair: 5280 Arrow Highway
  • Riverside: 6187 Valley Springs Parkway

Easter breakfast and ‘Eggstravaganza’ tomorrow in Montclair

The city of Montclair, Montclair-Ontario Junior Women’s Club, Montclair Kiwanis Club and Montclair Fire Fighters Association are sponsoring an Easter “Eggstravaganza” and pancake breakfast from 9 to 11 a.m. tomorrow (April 23) at the Montclair Community Center, 5111 Benito St., in Montclair.

The cost for the breakfast, which will include pancakes, sausage, orange
juice, coffee and all the fixings, is $3 per person. Sponsored by
Montclair Kiwanis Club, proceeds from the breakfast will benefit
youth programs.
In addition, children ten years of age and younger will have the opportunity to participate in Easter-themed games and activities and earn candy filled eggs as prizes. Children are asked to bring a basket from home to collect eggs.

The Easter Bunny will be available for photographs. Pictures will cost $3 per photo or $1 for participants to take a photo with their own camera. Sponsored by Montclair-Ontario Junior Women’s Club, all picture proceeds will benefit youth and community programs.

Also, each child three to ten will get a free ticket for drawings for boys’ and girls’ activity buckets, sponsored by the Montclair Fire Fighters Association.

Click here for more information.