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Ross Mirkarimi and Eliana Lopez

SF Sheriff Mirkarimi Attends MLK Day Celebration Days After Domestic Violence Charges Filed

San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi attended a Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration Monday morning, days after being charged with three misdemeanors in connection with an alleged domestic violence incident on New Year’s Eve.



San Anselmo Man Arrested After Firing Rifle To Celebrate New Year

A San Anselmo man was arrested early Sunday morning after using a rifle to ring in the new year, police said.


San Francisco Symphony Celebrates It's Centennial With Free Concerts

San Francisco Symphony Celebrates It’s Centennial With Free Concerts

Elementary school students will be singing “Happy Birthday” to the San Francisco Symphony, which is celebrating its 100th anniversary with a series of free concerts…


On Pedestrian Day, May 27, 1937, it is estimated that 200,000 people walked the span. (

Golden Gate’s 75th Anniversary Pavilion Taking Shape

Drivers traversing the iconic Golden Gate Bridge may already see the beginnings of the 75th anniversary celebration preparations. The milestone is just 7 months away.



Power Plant Construction Brings Jobs To Hayward

Construction on the Bay Area’s newest natural gas power plant is underway in Hayward, and a celebration was held on Wednesday to honor those who have been working on the project.


Phil Matier: Bay Bridge Workers Party It Up In China

A group of state and regional transportation officials recently traveled to China where they participated in a $200,000 celebration of the final fabrication of the new $6.3 billion eastern span of the Bay Bridge.


Conservatory of Flowers

Sunday Streets Back In San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park

This weekend’s “Sunday Streets” event in San Francisco will showcase activities and performances in Golden Gate Park and along the Great Highway.

CBS San Francisco–07/09/2011

John Madden (KCBS)

Daily Madden: Celebrations, Tantrums And Injuries

In Wednesday’s chat with the KCBS morning crew, John Madden talks about unsafe celebrations and other demonstrations by athletes that backfire.


San Francisco Pride

San Francisco Pride Celebration Strong As Ever, Despite Financial Problems

The organizers of San Francisco’s annual Gay Pride Parade say the financial hole they have been in for much of the past year has not affected this year’s celebration.


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History of Father’s Day

Father’s Day, the holiday set aside to celebrate dad, has been an institution for 101 years. But what is the evolution of Father’s Day? How did it become the holiday it is today? One Father’s Day historian offers his unique perspective on the third Sunday in June and after you read this, you too will be a Father’s Day expert.