San Benito County's first Guitars Not Guns class graduates Saturday, Sept. 9

Art & Culture

Guitars Not Guns class graduates 20-students at Veterans Memorial Building

Guitars Not Guns, a free, eight week-long guitar class for foster kids, at-risk youth and other deserving children 8 to 18 years old, comes to a close. 20 students will graduate Sept. 9 at Veterans Memorial Building in Hollister.


Business / Economy

Hollister council increases percentage of TOT reimbursement

Hollister city council raises the reimbursement rate of transit occupancy taxes (TOT) from 50 to 70 percent. Councilman Karson Klauer said hotels should not get more of the TOT than city.

San Benito High School

Children and Youth

Brief “Shelter in Place” at San Benito High School

According to Hollister Police Department, San Benito High School students were kept in locked classrooms for just over 15 minutes.