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Business

COMMENTARY: The Second American Political and Social Revolution Will be Televised on Election Night 2016

This is the first of a three-part series on the political and social choices we are confronted with in the upcoming elections

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Children and Youth

Hands-on Science in Preschool

Sacred Heart Parish School preschool students get a hands-on lesson in life science

Supervisor Barrios, right, presented Alameda with certificate in recognition as 2016 Agricultural Woman of the Year.

Agriculture

County Declares Cathy Alameda 2016 Agricultural Woman of the Year

In other business, county staff discuss using Facebook and Twitter to help some departments communicate with the public and decided against putting an abandoned vehicle abatement fee on the November ballot

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Arts & Entertainment

Spring Dance Concert celebrates cinema

Annual performance of San Benito High School dance students showcasing songs from movies

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Health

Law enforcement officials warn against illegal celebrations

Though a public service announcement, they remind the community about the dangers, penalties of celebratory firearm discharges and the use of illegal fireworks during the holidays

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Schools

Gavilan’s San Benito County Education Center still awaiting permit approval

Trustees got an update on the proposed education center at the May 10 meeting in Hollister

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Our Economy

COMMENTARY: How to Take a First-Class European Vacation for Free

Don’t mail it, take your envelopes to Amsterdam

Nonprofits

Latino Generations Fund holds an evening of dining, donating

Latino Generations fund is dedicated to investing in the leadership, education, and culture of San Benito County’s Latino community