Year of the Dog Celebrations in San Francisco Culminate with Parade SaturdayMany downtown streets in San Francisco will be closed along the route of the Southwest Airlines Chinese New Year Parade Saturday afternoon and motorists should take alternative routes, organizers said.
Bay Area Families Ready Homes To Welcome Year of the RoosterThe lunar new year officially begins with Saturday's new moon and, for Asian families, Friday was about decorating the home and cooking the big holiday meal.
Curry, Lin, Harden In NBA TV Spot For Chinese New YearThe NBA is celebrating the Chinese New Year with a TV spot featuring Jeremy Lin, Stephen Curry and James Harden.
A Million People, A Million Smiles At The Chinese Lunar New Year Parade In SFSpectators lined the streets as a fanfare of floats, firecrackers, acrobats and marchers in elaborate costumes paraded down Market street, around Union Square, and then into Chinatown.
Should Fireworks Be Legal During Lunar New Year Celebrations?Fireworks are a big part of Tet celebrations and other Lunar New Year events, but in most of the Bay Area, they're illegal.
Parents Of Isla Vista Rampage Victims Angered Over Release Of Painful Report On Chinese New Year DayA gunman who killed six University of California, Santa Barbara students searched online for ways to silently kill before using knives to stab to death his first three victims, one of them 94 times, according to a sheriff's department report.
Bay Area Woman Saves Dog From Being Slaughtered For Meat In ChinaThursday marks the Lunar New Year. For a growing number of animal lovers, here and in China, they hope the Year of the Goat will be the time to remember the story of a little dog that inspired a movement.
Chinese Government Using Banned Social Media Sites To Promote Annual New Year's GalaChina says its annual Lunar New Year gala TV show is all set to go international. Chinese government will even promote the gala on Bay Area-based social media sites normally blocked by the country.
Warriors Unveil 1st-Ever Chinese New Year Alternate UniformThe Golden State Warriors have unveiled a Chinese New Year alternate uniform as a nod to the ever-increasing popularity of the NBA in China.
1000s Turn Out For San Francisco’s Annual Lunar New Year Parade, FestivalThe parade, an annual tradition in San Francisco, is considered the world's largest celebration of the Lunar New Year outside of Asia.
Rain Possible At San Francisco Chinese New Year ParadeDespite being in the midst of a drought, people attending the annual Chinese New Year Parade in San Francisco on Saturday evening should pack an umbrella and prepare for the possibility of wet weather.
Bay Area Rings In Year Of The HorseKicking off the Year of the Horse, a parade with lion dancers and firecrackers marched through San Francisco's Chinatown neighborhood Friday morning.