Novel Coronavirus. Photo courtesy of Centers for Disease Control.


April 7 coronavirus roundup for San Benito County

Thirty-one confirmed cases since February, 12 of which are active, 17 recovered; Recology's student art poster competition still accepting entries; Gov. Newsom's press conference centers around mental and emotional health.

The proposed Betabel commercial node location off Highway 101. Photo by Robert Eliason.

Housing / Land Use

Supervisors approve C-1 rezoning of Betabel node

De La Cruz casts lone ‘no’ vote at meeting conducted online.

Children receiving games on Friday. Photo provided by Michelle Perez-Picha.

Children and Youth

Teacher aims to keep most vulnerable kids playing during shelter-in-place

Michelle Perez-Picha at San Juan School gave out puzzles, card and board games.

Food collected during the April 4 food drive included cereal, bread, fruits and vegetables. Photo provided by Ana De Castro.


LULAC Young Adults Council holds food drive

Donations will be distributed to farmworkers and their families.