Photo provided by Bill's Bullpen.

Business / Economy

Bill’s Bullpen to hand out free comics for Halloween ComicFest

Saturday event includes costume contests and cosplay characters.

Jonathan Arciniega (left as Evan Goldman) and cast in the opening number, “13/Becoming a Man.” Photo provided.

Art & Culture

San Benito Stage Company leaves Granada Theatre with “13 the Musical”

Opens Friday, Oct. 26 with performances through Saturday, Nov. 10.

Representives for Measures G, H and X. Photo by Blaire Strohn.

Government / Politics

Two election forums held at San Benito High School

Residents turn out for discussion of local, state and congressional races.

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Agriculture

Community invited to first workshop on Groundwater Sustainability Plan

Groundwater Sustainability Plan needed to be in compliance with state law.

Photo provided.

COMMUNITY OPINION: Broad Community Support for Measure G

Community members, civic leaders, businesses as well as local farmers support effort to fix roads, improve safety, and reduce congestion.

Omar Rodriguez speaks with voters while campaigning for the open Superior Court Judicial seat. Photo provided.

Government / Politics

Omar Rodriguez focuses on San Benito County’s future in race for open judicial seat

The former Haybaler discusses his roots in the region and what he would bring to the bench.

Hollister City Hall. Photo by John Chadwell.

Government / Politics

Election 2018: Hollister City Council District 4

Salvador Joseph Mora and Marty Richman run for soon-to-be-vacant seat.

A Red Cross worker installs a smoke alarm. Photo provided.

Nonprofits

Red Cross to install free smoke alarms in San Juan Bautista homes on October 27

American Red Cross of the Central Coast to provide in-home fire preparedness education and earthquake preparedness education.