Coronavirus Update: 'Can't Risk The Public's Safety'; Martinez Officials Vote To Cancel July Fourth CelebrationsWith little hope of public gatherings being allowed by July, the Martinez City Council has voted to cancel the community's popular Fourth of July fireworks show and annual Independence Day parade.
Coronavirus Update: Martinez Fourth Of July Fireworks, Parade Face Likely CancellationAnother casualty of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic could be the city of Martinez's popular Fourth of July fireworks show and parade at a city council meeting scheduled for Wednesday evening.
Oakland Police Confiscate Fireworks, Firearms Over Holiday WeekendThe Oakland Police Department staffed extra officers this past holiday weekend to aid in stopping the use of fireworks and other illegal activities.
Though Legal In City, Gilroy Cracks Down On Firework Sales Ahead Of July 4The Gilroy City Council approved of fireworks sales years ago as a way to benefit community groups, but the city's cracking down ahead of July 4.
Best Sports Moments In July 4th HistoryHere are a few of our favorites from Fourth of July's past.
Top 5 Games To Play At The 4th Of July BBQ RankedIt's 4th of July weekend which means BBQ's and cookouts. Here are the best games to play with friends and family.
Drones Replace Fireworks At Travis July 4th CelebrationA squadron of small drones took to the skies over Travis Air Force Base Thursday night for a high-tech light show that may one day replace the use of dangerous fireworks.
Thousands Gather To Celebrate Hometown 4th of July ParadesAcross the Bay Area from residents in Danville, Alameda, Petaluma, Fremont, Concord and San Jose among other cities gathered Wednesday to enjoy a long-time family tradition -- the hometown Independence Day parade.
Bay Area 4th of July Events & FireworksIt’s the number one question every Fourth of July: Where will you watch the fireworks this year? Now is the time to find that perfect place to watch the sky light up.
Large Cache Of Illegal Fireworks Seized In San Leandro
San Jose $50,000 Effort To Curtail Illegal Fireworks A DudThe City of San Jose spent tens of thousands of dollars to try and curtail the use of illegal fireworks on the Fourth of July. It didn't work.
Newark Teen Badly Injured By Exploding FireworksA Newark teenager suffered a badly mangled left hand late Tuesday night when a mortar-style firework exploded prematurely just as he was tossing it.
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.
Top 5 San Francisco Places To Find Craft Beer For Your 4th of July Backyard BBQNothing says 4th of July like fireworks, BBQ and brew. Don't be lazy when it comes to your beer selection; not just any mix of water, barley, hops and yeast will due. San Francisco is not shy when it comes to seasonal selections of craft beer that will accent your eating alfresco experience...