The Dumbarton Bridge will be closed to traffic Memorial Day weekend to allow Caltrans and its contractor to significantly advance seismic retrofit work on the bridge, according to bridge officials.
The City of Alameda is hiring a former Cal FIRE director to conduct an independent review of the Memorial Day drowning of a suicidal man.
The California Highway Patrol arrested fewer drunken drivers in the Bay Area this Memorial Day weekend than last year, but there were more traffic deaths, CHP officials said.
If the burgers at this years memorial day BBQ seemed a little deflated, you may have inflation to thank.
The mother of a Bay Area man who died in Iraq in 2004 was one of the “Gold Star” moms invited to the White House Monday to mark Memorial Day and pay tribute to the soldiers who have been killed in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Flag burnings are usually associated with anti-American protests, but the symbolic burning is actually being used to honor veterans this Memorial Day.
The 143rd San Francisco Memorial Day Ceremony started with a parade and a procession from the Presidio grounds to the cemetery. Close to 2,500 people walked, many of them wearing their military uniforms, others waving flags.
The small white crosses on a hillside near the Lafayette BART station that represent American service personnel who’ve perished in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan drew the patriotic this Memorial Day holiday
More than 80,000 American soldiers who remain missing in action will be remembered in a Memorial Day ceremony in Walnut Creek’s Civic Park Monday morning.
Marine and former Congressman Pete McCloskey is scheduled to give a Memorial Day address Monday morning in San Bruno at the Golden Gate National Cemetery.