A group of kids dwell over a baby lamb from the Paicines Ranch. Photo courtesy Blaire Strohn.


Kids get the farm day experience

Bolado Park host annual San Benito County Farm Day to teach third graders about agriculture.

Image is courtesy of Pixabay

Government / Politics

OPINION: Phony “poll” sullies Assembly race

Telephone calls to voters designed to tarnish opponents while hiding identity of sponsor

Photo from the 2017 Science Fair Winners


SBCOE Recruiting for Judges for the 2018 Science Fair

The science Fair will take place on March 19-20 and is for students in all San Benito County schools.

(Left to Right) City Clerk Christine Black, Assemblymember Anna Caballero, Hollister Councilmember Mickie Luna. Photos provided by the Office of Assemblymember Anna M. Caballero

Government / Politics

Assemblymember Anna Caballero Hosts Open House for Hollister Satellite Office

Caballero also recognized Councilmember Mickie Luna and City Clerk Christine Black for their contributions to the community.

Apple grower Anthony Botelho stands with hundreds of the more than 7,000 fruit bins he uses to cart apples from his orchard off Flint Road in San Juan Bautista. When the plywood bins can no longer be repaired, orchardists historically have burned them. Botelho is Chair of the San Benito County Board of Supervisors. Photo by Jack Foley


County Supervisor targeted in illegal burn probe

Anthony Botelho says it’s all a misunderstanding, but air pollution officials say he has done it before...

Photos provided by SBHS drama teacher Kristen Porter

Art & Culture

San Benito High School presents “Once Upon a Mattress”

Tickets are available at the door for $9. Student and senior citizen tickets are $8 in the student payment center at SBHS, $7 for children.