Holiday

Darth Vader & Stormtroopers (credit: Shirlaine Forrest/Getty Images)

“May the 4th Be With You!” Happy ‘Star Wars’ Day

Your Bay Area guide to geek out, roar like a wookie and “May the 4th Be With You!”

16 hours ago

Golden Gate Park revelers celebrate '420' in San Francisco on Sunday, April 20th 2014. (Photo: Tim Ryan)

San Francisco Preps For 4/20 Celebration As Thousands Expected To Flood Golden Gate Park

A thick, smoky haze may be visible over San Francisco Monday as thousands of people are expected to flood the city for an annual 4/20 celebration for marijuana enthusiasts.

04/19/2015

Leprechaun (Photo by William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

St. Patrick’s Day 2015 Events Around The Bay Area — Eventful Listings For March 17, 2015

From an 80s music bash to huge parades, singles dances, pub crawls, and more than a few brewfests, the Bay Area is exploding with Irish fun on March 17th, 2015!

03/04/2015

BIO-MARTIN LUTHER KING-FRANCE

It’s Not All Protests— Martin Luther King Jr. Day Of Service Includes Volunteer Trash Pick Up

For some people this Martin Luther King Jr. holiday has been about protests and shutdowns, but for others it’s been a day of service for many who volunteered to pick up garbage in East Oakland.

01/19/2015

Lefty O'Doul's (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Lefty O’Doul’s Collects, Distributes 15,000 Toys To San Francisco Children

A San Francisco restaurant has collected 15,000 toys in the last two days, and managed to distribute nearly all of them to the city’s neediest children in the same time frame.

12/25/2014

California Highway Patrol officer, CHP

High-Wind Advisories Issued For Bay, San Mateo Bridges By CHP

High wind advisories remain in effect Thursday for the Bay Bridge and the San Mateo Bridge, according to California Highway Patrol officials.

12/25/2014

Hand-knitted slippers stolen from Evelyn Arms' Pittsburg home. (CBS)

Pittsburg Woman’s Handmade Gifts For Family Members Stolen By Modern-Day Grinch

A Pittsburg woman’s handmade Christmas gifts for her grandchildren were stolen by a modern-day Grinch.

12/24/2014

Drone footage captures the inside of the Fairmont Hotel on San Francisco's Nob Hill. (Courtesy: Beto Lopez)

Filmmaker’s Drone Captures Holiday Spirit In San Francisco’s Nob Hill Neighborhood

A San Francisco filmmaker captured the feel of the holidays in Nob Hill with the help of an aerial drone.

12/24/2014

Christmas On The International Space Station (Photo by NASA)

Does Santa Visit The Space Station? Astronauts Celebrate Christmas In Orbit

You think YOUR house is crowded with house guests this season? NASA astronauts have been having Christmas dinner in a dining room the size of a Volkswagen for decades, and this season is no exception, although the International Space Station is far more spacious than the original Apollo capsule where one of the most famous Christmases in space was ever celebrated.

12/24/2014

Justin Herman Plaza Ice Rink

‘Twas The Night Before Christmas And All Around The Bay…

Meteorologist Paul Deanno’s annual Christmas tradition weather forecast.

12/23/2014

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