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Various Authors 3:49 p.m., Dec. 3
At Sea Rocket (30th & Upas, 255-7049), 11/11 brings a "Salute the Troops" dinner from 5 to 10 p.m. Three courses of "Navy food" will be served, and $5 from each dinner will be donated to Team Rubicon, supporting disabled vets.
Pechanga Casino and Resort in Temecula is offering all active and veteran members of the U.S. Armed Forces a free meal at its new, redesigned buffet this Veterans Day. Lunch is 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and dinner is 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. Valid military ID required for the freebie. Non-military guests can eat there, too, at moderate prices.