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Business / Economy

Juli Vieira named state senate district woman of the year

President and CEO of the San Benito County Chamber of Commerce was surprised by the proclamation during Thursday's Saddle Horse Show Parade

Youth Mariachi Group will be performing Friday.

Agriculture

Youth Mariachi Group Performs Friday at Bolado

Mariachi Juvenil Alma de Mexico will be at Bolado Park wine tasting as Saddle Horse Show kicks off

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Nonprofits

COMMENTARY: Quest for a Lasting Home Leads to 400 Block, Philanthropic Center for Community

Community Foundation for San Benito County CEO, Gary Byrne, shares how an anonymous donor and Del Curto Brothers came together to develop a commercial project for the 400 Block.

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Art & Culture

Local teen wins congressional district art contest

Makayla Magdaleno earned a $3,000 scholarship and a trip to Washington, D.C. for her artistic prowess. Another San Benito High School artist, Isabella Arreola, was awarded honorable mention in the contest

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Government / Politics

City council split on vote to add four-year term for mayor on November ballot

Voters had previously decided the mayor should only hold the office for a two-year term

Flier announcing Los Padrinos' 9th Annual Car Show. Courtesy of Ralph Duarte.

Los Padrinos Car and Truck Club To Host Annual Car Show in San Juan Bautista

The annual car show scheduled for Saturday, June 25, raises funds for charity.