If you’re itching to go out for a leisurely weekend meal but want to play it safe, outdoor dining may be your best bet. Happily, you’ve got options. Amid the pandemic, local governments have allowed area restaurants to expand their patios with temporary outdoor seating areas (TOSAs) that annex what would normally be adjacent sidewalk, street or parking lot space. So you can spread out, relax and savor the day. Read more.