The annual Jefferson Award silver medal ceremony honored five standouts in local community service who will now be invited to Washington, D.C. to attend an evening gala with regional winners from around the country.
Several hundred people, including dozens of Native Americans, attended a special sunrise gathering on Alcatraz Island Thanksgiving Day morning to commemorate the occupation of the island 41 years ago.
The San Jose Earthquakes are attempting to break a world record Sunday, with the largest number of people to participate in a groundbreaking ceremony.
The Episcopal bishop for the Bay Area, who’s a strong gay marriage supporter, says he was snubbed when he showed up for San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore Joseph Cordileone’s formal installation ceremony.
Sunny skies and chilly winds greeted the crowds along San Francisco’s waterfront Sunday during the Golden Gate Bridge’s 75th anniversary celebration.
With the 75th anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge set for Sunday, drivers were being reminded to steer clear of the landmark span that evening, when an all-out fireworks show will cause a one-hour traffic shutdown.
Special events are planned over the coming week to mark the 75th Anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge, with the main event planned for Sunday the 27th. The opening ceremony for the bridge took place on May 27th 1937.
The military veterans were honored for their service and work in the classroom.
Tony Bennett, who famously sang about leaving his heart in San Francisco, was being honored by the city at a ceremony in City Hall this Valentine’s Day.
The ‘Chili Peppers’ have announced they will arrive in the Bay Area on their “I’m With You World Tour,” February 17, 2012 at the Oracle Arena in Oakland…