Riverdog Farm's buttercup squash. Photo: William Newton
Riverdog Farm’s buttercup squash. Photo: William Newton

Bites: Box and Bells closes, Haven on pause, more (Nosh)
After foie gras ban lifted in California, some chefs face threats (KQED)
New Safeway on College Avenue opens to crowds (Nosh)
Albany’s Little Star Pizza Moving Down the Street to Accommodate New Cafe (Eater SF)
Williams Sonoma among 3 Bay Street mall closures (E’ville Eye)
Salted spritz cookies: Bite-size and butterylicious (butter, sugar, flowers)
Judoku – Oakland (Chow)
New Oakland Safeway complex in Rockridge: Critiques? (Chow)
Oakland Restaurant Week coming soon: Jan 15-25, 2015 (Chow)
Saturday breakfast spot in East Bay: Good food, Not too crowded (Chow)
Ex-Little Star partners expand in the East Bay (Inside Scoop SF)
Chef James Syhabout helps Oakland schools; restaurant weeks and more (Food Gal)
New Malaysian in Oakland Chinatown (Chow)
Alameda: Monkey King Pub & Grub – Fusion Mien/Laotian? (Chow)
James Syhabout Shutters Box and Bells After Only a Year (Eater SF)
Writers With Drinks is a winning combo (For Words)

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