Holiday

SAN FRANCISCO - JULY 4: Fireworks light up the Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco Bay as Americans celebrate Independence Day on July 4, 2006 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

The Bay Area's July 4th Celebrations & Fireworks

It's the most common question asked every July 4th: "Where to watch the fireworks this year?"
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MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - JUNE 05: Darth Vader and Stormtroopers attend adidas Host The Street Party at Coronation Street, ITV studios on June 5, 2010 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Shirlaine Forrest/Getty Images for adidas)

California State Legislature Declares May 4th as 'Star Wars Day'

The California Legislature voted Thursday to declare May 4 "Star Wars Day" in recognition of a Disneyland theme park slated to open later this month.
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From Matzah to Macaroons, Important Passover Traditions Explained

Gather your matzos and pour the wine, it’s time for Passover. Here’s a look at the meaning behind the holiday’s most important traditions.
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From Eating Ham to Painting Eggs, How Did These Become Easter Traditions?

It’s beginning to look a lot like Easter and that can only mean colored eggs, ham and chocolate bunnies. For Christians that also means heading to church to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ, but many of the rituals we associate with the holiday are not rooted in the Bible at all. Here are...
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Millions Welcome Spring by Celebrating Holi, the 'Festival of Colors'

The beginning of spring also signifies the start of the two-day celebration called Holi. This year’s holiday began yesterday and ends today. Observed for centuries, millions of Hindus around the world take part in the holiday, which is also known as the "Festival of Colors." Believers start the...
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How Group of Plumbers Dye Chicago River Green for St. Patrick's Day Tradition

Organizers of Chicago's downtown St. Patrick's Day Parade offered a sneak peek Thursday of Saturday's event, including the preparations necessary to dye the Chicago River green.
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BEVERLY HILLS, CA - MARCH 4: Miley Cyrus (L) and actor Liam Hemsworth arrives at the 2018 Vanity Fair Oscar Party at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on March 4, 2018 in Beverly Hills, California.(Photo by Scott Kirkland/PictureGroup/Si

Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth Have 'Tied The Knot'

On Sunday night, photos and video appeared of the couple and their families in what looked like a wedding celebration, which has turned out to be true...
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Beautiful holdiay decorated room with Christmas tree with presents under it

When Do You Take Your Christmas Tree Down?

Christmastime is a joyous and special time of year, but it can also be a bit of problem for folks wrestling between keeping their homes tidy and getting every last bit of holiday spirit.
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The Parker's Living Room at 'A Christmas Story' House & Museum (Photo credit: A Christmas Story House & Museum)

The House From 'A Christmas Story' Is Available To Stay For The Holidays

If you're a huge fan of the classic holiday film, you just might be interested in spending a night in Ralphie's actual house from the movie.
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SAN FRANCISCO - DECEMBER 16: A volunteer tosses a loaf of bread that will be put into grocery bags to be distributed to the needy at Glide Memorial Church December 16, 2004 in San Francisco. The church hopes to pass out 8,000 grocery bags to people in nee

Glide Church To Kick Off Annual Grocery Bag Giveaway On Wednesday

GLIDE kicks off their annual Grocery Bag Giveaway with a over a thousand bags filled with much needed holiday food items like free-range chicken...
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