Get paid on Friday and are looking to make your lunch money go a little further on Thursday?
You’re in luck. Simply head to
Sonic Drive-In this Thursday (January 14) and order some Junior Deluxe Cheeseburgers for just 79¢.
You can order up to five burgers — definitely enough to tide you over until Friday.
On Thursday (January 14), The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf will be showcasing its winter beverages by offering them at a very special price.
From 2 to 6 p.m. at participating locations, guests can choose from a small hot or iced Hazelnut Americano, Mexican Chocolate latte or Iced Blended or hot chocolate for just $2.
Inland Empire locations include Rancho Cucamonga, Claremont, Redlands, Fontana, Chino Hills, Riverside, Palm Springs, Palm Desert, La Quinta, Indio, Lake Elsinore, and Temecula.
For more information, visit the open house’s
Facebook event page.
We totally did not see this coming.
We’d followed the progress of the Riverside
Sonic Drive-In, but had no idea one was also opening in Pomona.
It opened at 10 a.m. yesterday (January 11).
The new Sonic is at 40 Rio Rancho Road, near the Walmart in the Pomona Ranch Plaza.
Talk about your last-minute drama.
The permit for inaugural
San Bernardino International Tamale Festival, set for this weekend (January 9 and 10) at Perris Hill Park, was revoked by the city late yesterday (January 7) due to an expected 40% chance of rain at around 9 p.m. Saturday night.
About 40 Redlands businesses — including eateries and breweries — will be hosting a “Bonded & Strong” fundraiser today (December 19) for victims of the December 2 terror attack at the Inland Regional Center in San Bernardino.
Parliament Chocolate and à la minute are leading the charge (along with International Day Spa) by donating 100% of sales — and in the case of à la minute, at its three locations in Redlands, Claremont and Orange — to the cause.
Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt’s new Hidden Valley Plaza location in Corona isn’t content with having a one-day grand opening. Nuh-uh.
The shop is celebrating all week long, beginning today (December 19).
The specials continue through next Saturday, December 26.
Of course, the shop is closed on Christmas, so no deals that day.
Current flavors include: Holiday Eggnog, Cake Batter, Vanilla Snow, Green Apple Tart, Original Tart and Dole Pineapple Sorbet.
The recently-opened Eastvale Juice It Up! is hosting its grand opening from 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturday (December 19).
The first 50 customers will receive a free small smoothie. In addition, all drinks will be half-price.
There will be a ribbon-cutting ceremony with the Eastvale Chamber of Commerce at 3 p.m.
During the event, there will be giveaways and raffles for gift cards and Juice It Up! merchandise.
Uh, oh. What do you get that food-lover in your life for the holidays?
How about a gift card to their favorite restaurant? That’s something you know they’ll enjoy.
Plus, there might be something in it for
you. Many restaurants are offering bonuses for gift card purchases.
You can pass the bonuses along to the recipient, or…keep ’em for yourself.
It’s that time again!
Candy cane making demonstrations have returned to
Logan’s Candies in Ontario.
Times are as follows:
December 9-12,15-18: 5:30 p.m., 7 p.m., 8:30 p.m.
December 19: 1 p.m, 2:30 p.m., 4 p.m., 5:30 p.m.
December 21-23: 5:30 p.m., 7 p.m., 8:30 p.m.
December 28: 1 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 4 p.m.
The demonstrations are free, but it’s recommended that you arrive 15 to 20 minutes (if not earlier) ahead of the start time, as space is limited.
For a sneak preview of what to expect, watch the above video, made by our pal
Charles Phoenix a few years ago.
Logan’s Candies is at
125 W. B St.
For more information, click
Well, that didn’t take long.
MOD Pizza is opening its first Inland Empire pizzeria in the new Mountain Grove shopping center in Redlands, just a few weeks after the center’s first eatery — The Habit Burger Grill — opened.
pizzeria is celebrating its grand opening tomorrow (December 8).
The first 52 customers in line when the restaurant opens at 11 a.m. will receive a
free pizza or salad.