Watching Fireworks

Tonight’s New Year’s Eve Fireworks Shows Touted As Largest Ever For Old Sac

For the 14th year in a row, the city of Sacramento is holding its New Year’s Eve Sky Spectacular. Workers began at 6 a.m. preparing for the fireworks shows, which are expected to be the largest of their kind ever put on in Old Sacramento.


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Fireworks Mess: Lake Tahoe Residents Still Cleaning Up July 4 Show A Week Later

The company that puts on the show, Pyro Spectacular, tells CBS13 they cleaned as much of the debris from the water soon after the show and the next morning, just like they do every year.


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28 Injured At Calif. Fireworks Show

More than two dozen people were injured Thursday when fireworks malfunctioned at an annual 4th of July show northwest of Los Angeles.


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Stolen Fireworks Dampen Plumas Lake Family’s Hopes Of Adopting Chinese Boy

The Sherwood family has been waiting more than a year to bring the boy from China to the United States, but then thieves raided a trailer storing the fireworks.


Watching Fireworks

Best Firework Displays Across the Country

From the patriotic heart of Washington, D.C. to the big city flash of New York, these spots are known for their impressive summer events.


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Best Places To See Fireworks In & Around Sacramento

July 4th is not complete without a spectacular fire show, and you are sure to find one in and around the Sacramento area.


Fire damaged a vacant home on Quinby Way in south Sacramento. (credit: CBS)

Fire At South Sacramento Home Being Called Suspicious

Crews are calling a fire at a vacant home in south Sacramento suspicious. The fire started inside the garage of the home on Quinby Way near Brookfield Drive. Firefighting crews say the flames then spread to the home.


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Sacramento Denied Refund For Delayed Fireworks Show Costing Thousands

The city of Sacramento won’t get getting back tens of thousands of dollars it paid for a New Year’s Eve fireworks show canceled Monday night due to a deadly shooting at a nearby bar.


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Best Family-Friendly New Year’s Parties In Sacramento

From bursts of color in the evening sky to music, dance, rock climbing and ice, the final days of 2012 offer a little bit of everything to Sacramento residents and visitors. While ushering in the new year is often an adult-centric experience, these options offer fun and entertainment for families, teens and tots.


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College Student Dies After Fireworks Accident

Authorities say a 20-year-old college student has died from an explosion as he helped prepare a fireworks show before the minor league game of a San Diego Padres farm team.


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Woodland Girl Burned While Playing With Fireworks

A 6-year-old girl in Woodland was burned Wednesday night while playing with fireworks, say police.


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Cal Expo Ready For July 4th Firework Celebrations

Crews are busy gearing up for Wednesday’s big fireworks show at Cal Expo.