Tour guides lead a group on a Ghost Walk through San Juan Bautista. Photo by Carmel de Bertaut.

Sports & Recreation

San Juan Bautista Ghost Walk visits haunted locations

Guides lead tours of six places the undead have gathered.

Photo by Noe Magaña.

Government / Politics

Hollister approves more money for McCarthy Park project

City Council adds $502K to construction budget.

Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

Children and Youth

Santa Claus is comin’ to downtown

The Hollister Downtown Association is proud to sponsor its 28th Annual Lights On Celebration on Saturday, Nov. 24.

Ann Marie Sayers at a local event in 2015. File Photo.

Indian Canyon Ohlone elder documentary opens in Berkeley

‘In the Land of Our Ancestors’ features Ann Marie Sayers.

Ruth Hermosillo and Mickie Luna. Photo provided.

Government / Politics

COMMUNITY OPINION: Re-elect Mickie Solorio Luna for Hollister City Council District 2

Luna receives endorsements from Hollister Police Officers Association, Hollister Firefighters Association and more.

Mandy Williams, who goes by Rosie at the event, stated, "I love this faire. There is something about the people." Photo by Becky Bonner.

Art & Culture

The faces of the Renaissance Faire

Costumed participants talk about their passion for the event.

Photo provided by Vicki Fortino

Nonprofits

United Way’s 2018 Gala raises $70,000

Over 150 guests gathered in support of United Way at their annual gala. The funds raised will go to local nonprofit partners.

The Z-Best facility project is expected to increase truck traffic on Highway 25. (Photo by John Chadwell)

Agriculture

Public Meeting on Proposed Expansion at Z-Best Site to be Held in Gilroy

A public meeting about a new project at Z-Best has been scheduled in the evening at Gilroy Library October 30. Z-Best is a recycling facility on Highway 25, just west of the San Benito County line.