Fireworks

June 28, 2012, 11am PDT
In pollution-heavy San Joaquin Valley of California's Central Valley, some cities are considering replacing Fourth of July fireworks with laser light shows. Locals aren't so sure.
Governing
June 29, 2009, 1pm PDT
Tight budgets are causing cities across the country to skip fireworks displays for their Fourth of July celebrations.
Los Angeles Times