Fourth of July

Don't Be Stupid: Fire, Parks Officials Warn Of Drownings, Fires Over Holiday Weekend“They just take it for granted that it's not going to happen to them or everything is okay if they are safe and sane,” Capt. David Baldwin said. “The potential is off the charts right now so they just need to be aware of that.”
Holiday Weekend Means Another Terror Warning; This Time It's ISIS-InspiredMany others like Jevonti Williams say they’re doubtful terrorists would strike in Sacramento. “Not in Sacramento,” he said. “Like, I can get the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, but there's nothing that big for them to come out here and mess things up.”
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Best Fourth Of July Events In SacramentoFireworks are always a hit for the Fourth of July. The sky gets dark, the crowds hold their breath, and then the booms and bursts begin. There are other events on this day that emphasize other things; family, picnics, parades, and just plain, old-fashioned good times are available all over the greater Sacramento area. Here are just a few, with and without the pyrotechnics.
Celebrate The Fourth Of July Without FireworksIf the nearest July 4th fireworks display isn’t so near, there are other ways to have a safe and sparkly holiday. Read on for some of these creative ways to light up your 4th of July when a fireworks display isn’t an option.
July 4th Party Games For Adults And KidsGet a little creative this Fourth of July. Here are five fun party games to entertain all the guests at your upcoming holiday barbecue.
Healthy & Fun Fourth Of July FoodsBe both healthy and festive at your Fourth of July BBQ with these red, white, and blue dish ideas.
Cal Expo Gears Up For Fourth Of July Fireworks ShowCal Expo organizers say they are expecting 10,000 people to fill up the grandstands at the race track tonight.
Obama To Pitch Immigration At Citizenship Ceremony President Barack Obama plans to highlight a positive side of the immigration debate by presiding over an Independence Day citizenship ceremony for service members who signed up to defend the U.S. even though they weren't American citizens.
Inflation Means Fourth Of July Barbecue Will Cost More With Meat Prices On The RiseIt’s a Fourth of July staple—slapping some meat on the grill. But numbers show your barbecue will cost more this year than in years past.
Wildfires Grow In Southern And Northern California200 homes evacuated in San Diego County; fire in Napa County grows to over six square miles.
5 Things You Did Not Know About Nathan's Hot Dog Eating ContestThere's probably a lot you don't know about the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest so here are five things that may surprise you.