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.
Discovery Park Welcomes Small Crowds To Start July 4th WeekendSmall groups of immediate family members spread throughout the beach at Discovery Park Friday. It's a stark contrast from Memorial Day weekend where the area saw around a thousand people crowding the beach.
Pets And Fireworks: How To Keep Your Animals Calm And Safe On July 4thMany of our furry friends – dogs, cats, even ferrets and birds – go a bit ape when they hear the pops, sizzles and rocket sounds of fireworks. Here's how to help.
Canceled Independence Day Events Lead To Explosive Fireworks Sales; Local Groups Reap The BenefitsCanceled events around the Sacramento region led to a big boom in business for local fireworks stands as more people try to make their own Fourth of July fun. But this year, this sales explosion means more to organizations behind the booth.
Folsom Lake Anticipates Big Crowds Through Holiday Weekend As Counties See Coronavirus SpikesThe holiday weekend is in full swing at the same time many are living in counties seeing another uptick of coronavirus.
Areas Look To Celebrate July 4th While Socially DistancingMajor firework shows are canceled this year from Sacramento to Manteca, but there are still things you can do to celebrate the holiday weekend at a distance.
Here Are Your Canceled And Ongoing Fourth Of July Fireworks ShowsSeveral Fourth of July fireworks shows were canceled due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, but a few are still going forward with displays this weekend.
Newsom Urges People To Avoid Holiday GatheringsGov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday urged Californians to turn to their “better angels” and use common sense over the holiday weekend by wearing a mask and skipping traditional gatherings with family and friends.
July 4th Could Create 'Perfect Storm' For Spreading Coronavirus, Warns Infectious Disease DoctorAs the Fourth of July weekend nears, an infectious disease doctor said the United States could be heading into "the perfect storm" for a spike in new coronavirus cases.