Man Arrested For Setting Off Fireworks That Misfired Into Crowd At July 4 Block PartyShawn Gregory Bourdet told police he was responsible for a lit mortar that fell over and shot projectiles into a crowd, hitting several people.
After Errant Fireworks Set San Jose House Ablaze, Revelers Outside Keep Lighting MoreFour people have been displaced after a home in San Jose caught fire Saturday night when illegal fireworks landed in the back yard.
Police Seize Huge Cache Of Illegal Fireworks In Oakland; 2 ArrestedPolice recovered more than $50,000 in illegal fireworks in a raid on an East Oakland home Thursday morning and arrested two suspected fireworks dealers, police said.
Muggy Weather, Lightning Strikes Before Bay Area Returns To Seasonal TemperaturesLightning strikes were reported around the East Bay and Peninsula Thursday morning as subtropical moisture continues to pushes up and out the region.
Best Fourth Of July Events In The Bay AreaThe City of San Francisco always throws a free fireworks party for hundreds of thousands of spectators on the Fourth of July. Come and join the crowds along the waterfront, crossing your fingers and toes for the fog to stay away.
Celebrate The Fourth Of July Without FireworksIf the nearest July 4th fireworks display isn’t so near, there are other ways to have a safe and sparkly holiday. Read on for some of these creative ways to light up your 4th of July when a fireworks display isn’t an option.
Best Restaurants With A View Of July 4th's Fireworks In The North BayWhether you are making plans to go out, have a backyard BBQ, the choices and options on July 4th are endless. In the northern part of the San Francisco Bay Area, there are a myriad of choices and places to go to see a spectacular fireworks display. We take a look at some of the best in the North Bay, with the fireworks over the Golden Gate most prominent, but we also venture further north in Sonoma County as well.
SOLVED: Mystery Fireworks Light Up The Sky Over SF's Embarcadero
San Jose Expanding Crackdown On Illegal Fireworks As Holiday ApproachesWith about two weeks left until the Fourth of July holiday, San Jose city leaders have a plan that would expand a crackdown on illegal fireworks, which has become a growing concern for residents.
Man Suffers Life-Threatening Burns While Assembling Fireworks In His Fairfield GarageA 42-year-old man was seriously injured while assembling fireworks in his garage in Fairfield on Wednesday evening, according to police.
Fireworks Burst Over East Bay As Warriors Fans Celebrate NBA Championship WinWarriors fans were busy setting off fireworks in downtown Oakland to celebrate the team’s NBA Championship Title Tuesday night.
Santa Clara County Approves Fines For Homeowners Caught Violating Firework LawsAnyone who uses fireworks illegally in unincorporated Santa Clara County will be fined under an ordinance passed Tuesday by the Board of Supervisors.