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    Meanwhile in Oakland and the rest of the East Bay, the dining scene is reportedly thriving despite the housing bust and economic woes. As Bay Wolf celebrates its 33rd anniversary this weekend, there's a whole new generation of hot spots—Flora, Jojo, Wood Tavern, to name a few—that have capitalized on the ingredient-driven market to spark the "explosion" of the cross-bay dining scene. We're said it before: with all the continued legislation and rising costs here in SF, expect Oakland to start looking even more attractive for prospective restaurateurs going forward. You know, robberies aside. [Oakland Trib]