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Business / Economy

OPINION: SBC trails state significantly in renewable energy projects

In order to get the maximum economic benefit from renewable energy, you have to generate it

Mary Paxton said phase 1 of the project will be construction of a philanthropic center. Photos by John Chadwell.

Business / Economy

Hollister City Council approves proposal to develop 400 Block

After years of failed development proposals, city council approves Del Curto Brothers Group and Community Foundation of San Benito County project downtown


Art & Culture

Prevent “Summer Slide” at the San Benito Public Library

The San Benito County Free Library invites community members to participate in its annual Summer Reading Program. All events are free and registration has begun

A speedster car similar to the ones that will line San Benito streets in June.

San Benito Lifestyle

48th annual vintage car race will start and end in Hollister

Tiffany Ford is hosting the Endurance Run and Lowland Tour for vintage automobiles, with the starting line in San Benito County



Hollister Relay for Life meeting June 8

Annual fundraiser to help battle cancer will take place in Hollister in July


Police / Fire

Police arrest additional suspects in shooting murder

Four Hollister men have now been arrested in connection with the murder of Victor Barajas

Youths studying guitar in a classroom setting.

Art & Culture

Guitar teachers needed for new music education program

Two county supervisors offer financial support for program that will be free to at-risk youths ages 8 to 18