A warm glow emanates from the gas fireplace at The Pub on Solano Ave. in Albany, Calif. on Monday, Dec. 23, 2013. (Kristopher Skinner/Bay Area News Group)
A warm glow emanates from the gas fireplace at The Pub on Solano Ave. in Albany, Calif. on Monday, Dec. 23, 2013. (Kristopher Skinner/Bay Area News Group) ( Kristopher Skinner )