SF Lowell High School Assistant Principal Hospitalized in Freak Memorial Day Accident On I-80The assistant principal of San Francisco's Lowell High School was hospitalized with serious injuries following a freak accident on Interstate 80 on Memorial Day.
Memorial Day Traffic, Huge Crowd Don't Deter Visitors Cooling Off At Stinson BeachStinson Beach is a popular destination for Memorial Day travelers. But with inland temperatures in the triple digits and people still suffering from COVID-19 cabin fever, the crowds on Monday were even larger than usual.
Bay Area Celebrates Memorial Day Outdoors Despite Smog, Heat AdvisoryTemperatures soared this Memorial Day afternoon with a number of North and East Bay counties under a heat advisory while a Spare the Air alert was in effect for the entire Bay Area.
Memorial Day Air Quality Alert May Be A Sign Of Smoggy Skies This SummerAhead of the Memorial Day Holiday, officials issued the first Spare the Air alert of the year, a sign of what may be ahead for the summer months as workers return to offices and the commute picks up after more than a year of remote working.
Soaring Memorial Day Temperatures Won't Threaten State's Power GridTemperatures will soar into the triple digits in communities across the San Francisco Bay Area Monday, but state power grid officials are not anticipating energy supply outages over the next few days.
California Drought: Exceptional Drought Conditions Spread Across San Francisco Bay AreaAs temperatures begin to soar over the Memorial Day Holiday Weekend, the drought conditions in the already bone-dry hills, forests and fields will only get worse.
Heat Advisory Issued for Much of North and East Bay Memorial DayThe Bay Area office of the National Weather Service on Friday issued a heat advisory covering a large portion of the North and East Bay on Memorial Day.
COVID: High Percentage of Vaccinated Residents Makes San Francisco a Low-Risk Setting for Summer FunMedical experts say Memorial Day 2021 is vastly safer than last year, particularly in San Francisco where 4/5ths of the population have received a dose of COVID-19 vaccine.
Significant Post-Pandemic Increase in Air, Road Travel Anticipated for Holiday WeekendMemorial Day weekend is considered the unofficial start of the summer travel season and there will be no shortage of travelers in Bay Area airports and cars on local roadways.
Memorial Day Weekend: Temperatures Soaring; Highways Congested; Airports CrowdedWith new COVID-19 cases continuing to plunge and restrictions mostly lifted, thousands of San Francisco Bay Area residents will be hitting the roadways or joining the long lines at the airports Friday to take advantage of the long Memorial Day Weekend.
Gas Pump Prices Soaring Ahead of Memorial Day Travel WeekendMany drivers that came to fill up at Mash Gas and Food on Bryant Way in Orinda Saturday night knew they'd be getting a deal. Regular grade gasoline costs $3.59 a gallon.
Crowds Come Out To SF Parks, Beaches On Memorial Day After Weeks Of Sheltering In PlaceAt Ocean Beach, the Memorial Day crowds were as thick as the ones in Orange County that earned a tongue-lashing and shutdown from Governor Gavin Newsom.
Memorial Day Commemoration Held At Newly-Restored Mare Island Naval CemeteryA Memorial Day service was held Monday at the Mare Island Naval Cemetery in Vallejo. It honored those who died but it also celebrated new life for the oldest naval cemetery on the West Coast.
CHP Launches Memorial Day Weekend Crackdown On Drivers Speeding Over 100 MPHThe California Highway Patrol has launched a maximum enforcement period for Memorial Day weekend, targeting an outbreak of drivers speeding at more than 100 mph on San Francisco Bay Area freeways during the COVID-19 shelter in place.
Focus On Crowd Control At Lake Merritt Memorial Day Weekend To Prevent Spike In COVID-19Oakland is a hot spot for the coronavirus so crowd control at Lake Merritt, the heart and crown jewel of Oakland, is especially important this Memorial Day weekend.