Police / Fire

Hollister Police Department to increase summer patrols

In addition to traffic enforcement, police officers, firefighters, and code enforcement officers will be out enforcing the zero tolerance ordinances against illegal aerial fireworks.

The community, led by the San Benito High School Associated Student Body, raised more than $23,000 to help offset the medical costs for local 13-year-old Brett Mattocks, who had a brain tumor. More donations came in after the initial presentation of the check at the ASB Banquet. Photos courtesy of Catalina Lemos.

Children and Youth

Community effort helps 13-year-old in brain tumor battle

San Benito High School's annual Benefit Drive raised more than $23,000 to help offset medical costs for Brett Mattocks.

When learning of his Congressional recognition, John Robrock said, "I was amazed. I thought 'Wow that's pretty cool and a caper to my career.'" Photo by Becky Bonner.

Art & Culture

Local teacher receives Congressional recognition as he retires

Local San Benito High School art teacher John Robrock receives Congressional recognition upon his retirement after four decades of teaching.