Philanthropy Day, a festive affair, is hosted by the Community Foundation for local nonprofits. This year's celebration takes place at San Juan Oaks. Photo by Leslie David.


BenitoLink zeros in on Community Foundation for Philanthropy Day

Nov. 15 celebration in recognition of residents and nonprofits.

Briggs Building in downtown Hollister. File photo.


Gavilan College cancels classes due to air quality

Classes have also been canceled for Friday, Nov. 16.

Hollister School District Director of Facilities John Teliha presents new school design to San Benito County Board of Supervisors. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Housing / Land Use

Santana Ranch School design nears completion

Land negotiations and asbestos among challenges.

Hollister Boy Scout Troop 436 reaching into a pile of compost at Recology's South Valley Organics facility in Gilroy. Photo provided.

Children and Youth

Hollister Boy Scout Troop sees composting site up close

Troop learns compost can offer environmental benefits for San Benito County.