Modesto Police: Person Who Was Lighting Fireworks In The Street Struck, Killed By DUI SuspectA DUI suspect has been arrested after he allegedly struck and killed a person who was lighting fireworks in Modesto on Fourth of July night.
Crowds Celebrate July 4th Across Sacramento Region As State Eases Out Of PandemicThe bombastic bright colors of fireworks for the Fourth of July can make anyone feel like a kid again.
Hacked Electronic Sign Along Garden Highway Wishes Happy FourthRoad signs continue to be a target for pranksters. A hacked electronic sign along Garden Highway wished a very happy Fourth of July to passing drivers.
Front Street Shelter Waives Pet Reclamation Fees For 1 Year As Surge Of Lost Animals Expected After Fourth Of JulyThe Front Street Animal Shelter said it is waiving fees to reclaim pets for an entire year as it anticipates a large number of lost animals following the Fourth of July weekend.
Celebrating Freedom: More People Getting Out Of Town For 4th of July WeekendWith COVID restrictions lifted, people are celebrating liberty from the worst of the pandemic this Independence Day. Americans are on the move from the road to the airports. An estimated 48 million people are expected to travel through the holiday weekend.
Fireworks Now On Sale In Sacramento County, But Stands Warn Stock Will Probably Go FastIt’s official: fireworks are for sale.
Help Soothe Shelter Pets On The Fourth Of July By Signing Up To Talk, Sing, Or Play Music For ThemAs fireworks begin to fill the skies, some furry friends need your help. A local animal shelter is looking for people to talk to the animals - and sing with them, too.
Illegal Fireworks Task Force Begins Patrolling Sacramento Neighborhoods Ahead Of Fourth Of JulySacramento's new illegal fireworks task force is now patrolling neighborhoods looking to seize dangerous items on city streets.
Holiday Weekend Fireworks Blazes Stretch Crews ThinA night of celebration went up in flames all across the Greater Sacramento area.
Man Loses Hand In July 4th Fireworks Explosion In LathropA man lost his hand after a firework exploded as he was attempting to light it in Lathrop on Saturday, authorities said.
Man Suffers Major Injuries To Stomach, Thighs Using Fireworks In San Joaquin CountyA man suffered major injuries to the stomach and legs from the use of fireworks on Saturday night, the San Joaquin County Sheriff's Office announced on Sunday.
American Pride Falls To Record Low, New Poll ShowsThis Fourth of July, amid the coronavirus pandemic and nationwide Black Lives Matter protests, American patriotism has fallen to its lowest point in nearly 20 years. According to a new poll, less than half of Americans are "extremely proud" to be American.
Californians Celebrate July 4th With Virtual Parades, MasksAs the coronavirus surges in the state, Californians celebrated Independence Day with virtual parades featuring air flyovers and photos of flag-draped front porches instead of pancake breakfasts and crowded festivities.
Illegal Firework Use Skyrockets Leading Up To July 4th HolidayLighting up the night sky with illegal fireworks has become a popular trend leading up to the Fourth of July, so state and local agencies are cracking down.
Folsom Sells Out One Of The Only Community Fireworks Shows In The RegionFriday saw an Independence Day celebration unlike any other in Folsom.