Photo: Wolfgang Wildner

Chow’s Tony Gulisano expands on ambitious new Oakland project (Inside Scoop SF)
Smoke’s Poutinerie opens first U.S. store in Berkeley (Nosh)
Toast the new year without fear (Yelp)
Sesame halvah cookies: A sweet Hanukkah treat (Nosh)
Bay Area Bites guide to 10 favorite Asian soups (non-ramen) in the East Bay (Bay Area Bites)
Kronnerburger and Oakland neighborhood group at odds over destroyed mural (Inside Scoop SF)
Weekly Dish: Sports bar shakeup (Diablo Dish)

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