Career Technical Education building hosts open house

The building was constructed using funds from a voter-approved bond measure, one of two that are paying for campus upgrades over the next few years


Children and Youth

Small Steps celebrates 20 years

With roughly 270 volunteers in attendance, local children in need were able to shop to get coats and shoes for the winter as Small Steps celebrates 20 years of operation

Abraham Prado explained the nuances of the growth management program to the council. Photos by John Chadwell

Business / Economy

Hollister city council delays decision, again, on growth management program

In what could be called a sequel of the Oct. 24 meeting, Hollister City Council delays making a decision on the Growth Management Program until December as three home development projects wait in the wings.

Jim Rydingsword and Enrique Arreola update Hollister and the county on homeless shelter to open Dec. 1. Photo by John Chadwell

Government / Politics

Homeless shelter opens Dec. 1; unclear if city will provide funding

After updating the city and county on status of new homeless shelter, question remains if city will put up $200,000 but Rydingsword persuades county on contract and $100,000 advance

Arts Council Launches its Arts Express! Grant Program

Art & Culture

Arts Council Launches Arts Express! Grant Program

The San Benito County Arts Council invites local artists, art groups and art and cultural organizations to apply for quick and easy mini-grants up to $500.