A rare blue moon will appear on Halloween night 2020, which only occurs every 18 to 19 years, according to the Farmers’ Almanac.
Another upcoming celebration that’s going to be impacted by the pandemic is Halloween. On Wednesday, health officials in Contra Costa County urged families to avoid trick or treating calling it too risky.
Experts said it may be hard for parents and kids to maintain a safe distance on porches and doorsteps when trick-or-treating. The virus is easily spread from person to person through close contact.
Tickets go on sale Tuesday for San Jose’s Christmas in the Park. This year, the beloved holiday tradition will be a drive-thru event. For the first time in 41 years, it will also be held in a new setting with a fee.
The arrival of fall signals the start of holiday celebrations and many of them tend to draw people together. But with the coronavirus pandemic sticking around, people will have to change the way they celebrate.
Sky-high temperatures around the Bay have been relentless. San Francisco's reputation for cooler weather has been a lure, drawing visitors from around the Bay.
Fredericksburg is already making plans for how to safely hold its annual Christmas parade during the coronavirus pandemic.
Officials urged people to conserve electricity to ease strain on the state's power grid and to follow distancing and mask requirements when they hit recreational areas.
Bay Area government leaders are urging people to use common sense to defend against the deadly coronavirus, and the oppressive heat.
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The lake was completely encircled by the largest blaze in the LNU Complex, the 317,909-acre Hennessey Fire, which sparked to life Aug. 17.
Health officials are warning against large gatherings over Labor Day weekend saying it could further prolong the coronavirus pandemic.
Warm weather is forecasted, but there are few options along the coast due to COVID-19 closures, as a precaution against spreading the virus.
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With tight supplies, grid officials say if consumers conserve, they do not expect blackouts.
FedEx plans to hire as many as 70,000 seasonal workers. That's a 27 percent increase from the 55,000 hired last year.
Labor Day brings to mind summer parties, barbecues with friends and family. But, this year health experts are asking people to tone it down, and follow the public health guidelines.
The city says the beach closures are warranted, "for health and safety during this increasing coronavirus pandemic."
All beaches are closed this Labor Day weekend due to the coronavirus pandemic.