Heavy Security In Place For Macy's Annual ParadeThe Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade stepped off Thursday with soaring balloons and high-stepping bands as police went all-out to secure it in a year marked by attacks on outdoor gathering spots.
Thanksgiving Tailgating GuideWith a bit of preparation and some creativity, you can enjoy a festive Thanksgiving meal while you watch your favorite team.
Danville Residents Warned About Staking Claim To Parade Viewing SpotsThe scramble to claim prime spots for Danville's annual July 4th parade got off to an early start this year and local authorities aren't to thrill about it.
Recalled Fireworks Spark Concern Among FirefightersWhile they are not among the items sold at local ‘safe and sane’ fireworks stands, local firefighters warned residents who have purchased illegal fireworks to check to make sure they are not a brand that has been recalled.
Ways To Celebrate 'Star Wars Day' In The Bay AreaSan Francisco Bay Area connections to Lucasfilm and 'Star Wars' runs deep. Explore some of these connections on 'Star Wars' Day, "always pass on what you have learned" and May the Fourth be with you.
Best Destinations For A Proper St. Patrick's DayA look at some of the world's best destinations to celebrate a traditional St. Patrick's Day.
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.
Expensive Toys For Needy Kids End Up With Santa Clara County EmployeesSanta Clara County Assessor Larry Stone is trying to turn a wrong into a right after toys meant as gifts for disadvantaged kids wound up in the hands of some county employees.
13 Holiday Hazards That Can Harm Your PetPet expert, Dr. Jill Chase provided KPIX 5 with a list of some of the biggest hazards that can harm, or even kill your furry loved ones.
BART Cuts Back On Commute Trains For HolidaysStarting Friday, BART is on a reduced holiday schedule which will remain in effect until January 2.
Chef Maeve Takes Holiday Baking To The Next LevelVIDEO: Food Network's Holiday Baking Champion, Chef Maeve Rochford joins Michelle Griego for some great holiday tips and tricks to take our sugar cookie baking to the next level.
9 Non-Fiction Books To Give As Presents This YearFrom music lovers and to aspiring entrepreneurs, to science buffs and movie-goers, these bestsellers are sure to make it to the top of many holiday wish lists this year.