Holidays

Holidays

5 things to know about fireworks in Sacramento

Fireworks go on sale in California on June 28, 2017. Here’s a list of facts that you should know about fireworks, both legal and illegal.

Holidays

The history behind Memorial Day

Memorial Day is a great time to enjoy time with friends and family, but the holiday has a deeper meaning. Check out the history behind Memorial Day and what it's really all about.

Religion

Sacramento parishoners march on Holy Saturday

Hundreds of parishioners marched in a bilingual pilgrimage to seven parishes in a procession to celebrate Holy Saturday and Easter Sunday on Saturday, April 15, 2017. The pilgrimage started at St. Elizabeth and ended at Our Lady of Guadalupe near Southside Park in Sacramento.

Videos

How to be safe with fireworks this year

State and local officials are cracking down on illegal fireworks this year – including sales on Craigslist. Even “safe and sane” fireworks are banned in some area communities.
Nick Perez The Sacramento Bee
How to be safe with fireworks this year 1:27

How to be safe with fireworks this year

Sacramento soldier's special Father's Day message 0:10

Sacramento soldier's special Father's Day message

What we’re getting dad for Father’s Day 1:39

What we’re getting dad for Father’s Day

The history behind Memorial Day 1:21

The history behind Memorial Day