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Urchin Next for Wo Hing Space; Oakland's Drinking Cred

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MISSION—The takeover of the former Wo Hing General Store space by Ame's Lissa Doumani and Hiro Sone is almost here, and they now have a name for the new spot. It'll be called Urchin, and will be a casual bistro-style restaurant with an August opening target. [Inside Scoop]

OAKLAND—San Francisco may be a pretty boozy town, but our neighbors to the east are no slouches: according to data from Breathalyzer device BACtrack, Oakland is tied with Dallas for the highest average BAC ratings in the nation. Just remember to take BART, people. [~ EN ~]

EAST BAY—Food delivery service Postmates has officially launched in the East Bay, promising "mac and cheese from homeroom delivered to The Greek Theater, Pizzaiolo brought to Lake Merritt in minutes and fresh produce from Berkeley Bowl without waiting in line." [EaterWire]

MISSIONEsta Noche may be closed, but there's some colorful energy going on outside, where artists Chris Lux and Primo painted a couple fresh new murals on the building's exterior (sadly, a commenter notes that Primo's crazy cat work has already been painted over). [Uptown Almanac]

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