Oakland's Largest Church Reopens for Indoor Worship on Easter SundayIt was a joyous Easter Sunday for parishioners at Oakland's Acts Full Gospel church which hosted its first indoor service since the pandemic began.
Empty San Francisco Zoo Gives Easter Treats To Its 2,000 AnimalsAnimals at the San Francisco Zoo and Gardens were treated to Easter-themed treats this weekend.
Worshipers Tune Radios To Easter Church Services At San Jose Drive-In TheaterWith a line of cars circling around and the word of God broadcasting over the airwaves, Easter Sunday looked and sounded a little different for Southridge Church. Instead of filing into rows, the congregation stayed in their cars.
Blue Light Shines on Mount Davidson Cross in Easter Tribute to Pandemic Frontline WorkersThe Easter sunrise service at the historic Mount Davidson Landmark Park in San Francisco was canceled but the cross was illuminated in blue light to show support for healthcare professionals and essential workers during the coronavirus pandemic.
'Give Up Easter' – East Bay Parks Close to Dissuade Shelter-in-Place ViolatorsAs Easter weekend began, the East Bay Regional Parks District closed 10 more parking lots and implored people to stay home.
Bob Evans, Bertucci's And Other Restaurants Offering Easter Meals For TakeoutThe Easter holiday will be spent at home this year. So, restaurants are offering families the option for delivery, takeout or pickup of their Easter meal.
List: East Bay, San Jose Officials Enforce Park Closures Over Easter Weekend To Deter CrowdsThe East Bay Regional Park District and Santa Clara County are temporarily closing parks and parking areas over the Easter weekend to prevent overcrowding and promote social distancing, officials said Thursday.
Easy Easter Recipe Ideas for A Low-Stress, If Coronavirus Altered, Sunday DinnerCheck out these easy recipes for your Easter Sunday dinner.
Coronavirus Update: Worshipers Gather Virtually On Big Week Of Religious CelebrationsFor many religions, this would be a big week to celebrate and come together, but many have to adjust to the new way of worship online due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Better Together: Congregations Adapt To Holy Week, Passover During Coronavirus PandemicThe week before Easter is considered one of the holiest times by a number of faiths, but this year it is occurring under the unprecedented threat of the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Impact: Catholic Easter Week Services Go Virtual During Current OutbreakNestled in the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak in the San Francisco Bay Area, the Diocese of San Jose announced Thursday that traditional Holy Week ceremonies will have a definite non-traditional look this year.
Facebook, Instagram Among Social Media Blocked In Sri Lanka After Easter AttacksSri Lanka placed a nationwide block on social media sites after more than 200 people died in multiple attacks on Sunday.
Psychedelic Rock Icon Returns To The Chapel In San FranciscoTexas psychedelic garage rock legend Roky Erickson plays a two-night Halloween residency at the Chapel in San Francisco, spotlighting his hits with the 13th Floor Elevators Monday and focusing on his solo album 'The Evil One' on Halloween night.
Easter Eggnog? California Dairy To Sell Holiday Drink In AprilFor those who desire to enjoy eggnog outside the holidays, a dairy based in Central California said it would produce the Christmas staple just in time for Easter.
New River Otter Makes Debut At San Francisco Aquarium The Aquarium of the Bay on Friday invited visitors to come meet its newest addition -- a young North American river otter named Tahoe.