Second Straight Burning Man Cancellation Divides Locals, Health OfficialsThe cancellation of Burning Man for a second year is drawing mixed reaction in northern Nevada, where businesses say they’ll miss the economic boost but health officials are glad it won’t contribute to the spread of COVID-19.
A Surprise Hit, Filipino-Theme Home Movie Filmed in Daly City Spawns SequelAfter a Filipino American home movie shot mostly in Daly City became a hit, the makers created a sequel, which has already won an award.
COVID Reopening: East Bay Moviegoers Carefully Step Back Into TheatersWith pandemic restrictions starting to be peeled back, people in the East Bay headed out Friday night to enjoy a night at the movies as Regal Cinema reopened theaters in Berkeley and Oakland.
Liam’s List May 14: Teen Production 'Beyond Differences,' Aquarium of the Bay, '616 Wilford Lane'KCBS reporter Liam Mayclem will be providing KPIX 5 users with a weekly weekend tip list of Bay Area entertainment, music, film and online entertainment.
Vaccinated Bill Maher Tests Positive for COVID-19; Friday's Show CanceledA taping of comedian Bill Maher’s weekly HBO show was canceled after the host tested positive for COVID-19. Maher, fully vaccinated, is “asymptomatic and feels fine,” according to a statement from HBO.
Playwright Brings Theater, Art, Music To Kids In San Francisco ChinatownA poet, teacher and playwright is sharing her prodigious talents with children while filling a niche in San Francisco Chinatown.
COVID Reopenings: Concord's Six Flags Hurricane Harbor To Reopen For 1st Time Since Start Of PandemicSix Flags Hurricane Harbor Concord is welcoming guests back to the popular water park later this month for the first time since before the COVID-19 pandemic.
Fire Danger: Cal Fire Suspends Burn Permits For Monterey, San Benito CountiesStarting Monday, Cal Fire is suspending all burn permits for outdoor residential burning within the State Responsibility Areas of Monterey and San Benito counties.
Rapping Senior Citizen Dancers Beat Back Asian Hate in San Francisco ChinatownA group of senior citizens in San Francisco's Chinatown are making their own moves against Asian hate crimes with a new rap that's mostly in Cantonese.
Former Raider Marshawn Lynch Puts Point Richmond Mansion on Market for Nearly $5.3MFormer Raider running back Marshawn Lynch has put his East Bay mansion that sits on the Point Richmond waterfront on the market.