Children and Youth

Granting dreams to local students

San Benito County LULAC celebrates 30 years of granting scholarships.

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Schools & Education

Lots of locals make Gavilan College honor roll

492 students are on the Deans' List, and 91 on the President's Honor Roll -- many from San Benito County

Anthony and Monica Ramirez inside the 18th Barrel. Photos courtesy of Josh Huaracha, www.joshhuaracha.com.

Business / Economy

With 18 bottles of wine and beer on the wall, Hollister resident is counting on a barrel of success in SJB

On Sunday, June 18, Hollister resident, Monica Ramirez, will open the 18th Barrel, a new wine and beer tasting room in San Juan Bautista

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Wag ‘N Walk fun run/walk this Saturday

5K fun run/walk Saturday will benefit Pet Friends



Health department urges salmonella caution

State notifies public of infections linked to contact with live poultry

Gary Byrne said he is excited about his upcoming travels. Community Foundation staff will absorb his responsibilities while he is away. Photo by Leslie David.


Byrne given sabbatical opportunity

The president and CEO of the Community Foundation for San Benito County takes a three-month leave to visit his native Ireland

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Business / Economy

McRenovation of restaurant begins

The McDonald's restaurant on San Felipe Road is being torn down, will be rebuilt

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Art & Culture

World Dance and Music coming to Hollister on June 12

Free community performance is presented by the San Benito County Arts Council and the San Benito County Office of Education