Kingfish Saved; Recession Specials Working


• Oakland’s Kingfish bar will reopen Saturday after a derailed condo project failed to demolish it. [SF Chronicle]

• Turns out all these recession specials are doing their job and bringing customers in. [SF Examiner]

• The Mission’s Kika’s Treats has been thriving, even in the downturn. [Mission Loc@l]

• The House of Representatives narrowly voted down a law that would have given the FDA increased power to enforce food safety. [WSJ]