Fourth of July

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.
San Jose Eaters Tops In Coney Island Hot Dog Contest, Matt Stonie Beats Joey ChestnutMatt Stonie upset Joey "Jaws" Chestnut to win the Fourth of July hot dog eating contest at Nathan's Famous in Coney Island.
Baseball’s Best Hot Dogs On America’s WeekendThere are many ways to make hot dogs, but these five teams are doing it best.
Toxic Algae Bloom Closes Popular East Bay Lake To Swimmers, DogsOakland's Lake Temescal will be closed to swimmers through the Fourth of July weekend because of toxic algae blooms.
Fourth Of July Travel To Break Records In CaliforniaThis Fourth of July weekend is projected to have the highest rate of travel since 2010.
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.
15 Things To Do In The Bay AreaCapture culture & cuisine at the Fillmore Street Festival, check out Opera at the Ballpark + many Independence Day events, just some of the things to do this week in the Bay Area!
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.
July 4th Party Games For Adults And KidsGet a little creative this Fourth of July. Here are five fun party games to entertain all the guests at your upcoming holiday barbecue.
Healthy & Fun Fourth Of July FoodsBe both healthy and festive at your Fourth of July BBQ with these red, white, and blue dish ideas.
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.
Fourth of July Fireworks Show Canceled In Cupertino Because Of DroughtThe bombs will not be bursting in air over one Silicon Valley city this 4th of July. Cupertino is canceling its annual fireworks show because of drought concerns.