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Open Studios Featured Artist: Lesley Holtaway

Open Studios artist, Lesley Holtaway, shares perspective on making jewelry

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Tickets on sale for 'Sowing Seeds, Nurturing Dreams' at Gavilan College

Evening will feature local food and wine at the college's student center

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Suspects in school burglary arrested

Police recovered electronic devices stolen from R.O. Hardin School in early March

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HDA celebrates new location

Ribbon-cutting ceremony officially opens new office on Monterey Street

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Locals complete emergency response training

Community members are ready to assist in emergency; next training session begins April 14

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Consumers warned about raw milk from San Benito County dairy

Six Northern California residents reportedly sickened by raw milk. State health department issues statewide raw milk recall.

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MACE announces Man and Woman of the Year

Mexican American Committee on Education will hold its 45th annual scholarship dinner-dance May 2

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Local residents eligible for water bill assistance

Emergency Assistance Program Also Promotes Water Conservation

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Police arrest attempted murder suspect

Larry Quiroz was wanted in connection with an April 2014 shooting

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Arts Council showcases Open Studios Artists at Preview Exhibition

Public invited to Open Studios Preview Exhibition and Kick-Off Party at ARTspace in downtown Hollister

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Tognazzini statue dedicated downtown

Lifelong Hollister resident is remembered for his constant smile and independent nature despite physical limitations

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New restrictions mean business-as-usual for county water districts

Educating homeowners about water wasting gets better results than fines, official says

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Tax credit deadline looms over Panoche Valley Solar project

Solar developer aims to complete construction of facility by the end of next year to secure federal tax rebate of 30 percent

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San Francisco Flower and Garden Show looks to local growers

One of the nation's leading garden expos taps local resources

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Gilroy man killed in Hollister Hills accident

Doug Williams was a frequent rider at the off-road park

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Supes permit pay cut for grand jurors

Members of San Benito County's civil grand jury questioned pay cuts for the 19 citizens designated as local-government watchdogs.

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Firefighters' union agreement with city divides council vote

Councilmembers question uniform allowance and supplemental payments for certifications

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County okays fund for legal defense of Measure J

Supervisors support public vehicle for private donations to help county legally defend new regulation that outlaws certain oil extraction techniques

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This building at 853 San Benito Street was destroyed by fire in April 2014 and needs to be demolished.

Hollister city council takes action to remove downtown eyesore

Owner of burned-out building on San Benito Street has not complied with city's requests, according to officials

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Suspect arrested after City Gas robbery

20-year-old is believed to have used Halloween-style hockey mask to hide his identity

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