Novel Coronavirus. Photo courtesy of Centers for Disease Control.


June 22 coronavirus roundup for San Benito County

181 people have tested positive since February, 31 are active patients, 148 have recovered; Red Cross testing all blood, platelet and plasma donations for COVID-19 antibodies for limited time; Tea and Treasures event postponed to 2021.

Transformation of Third Street in San Juan Bautista on June 22. Photos by Robert Eliason.


San Juan Bautista transforms Third Street

Road work done in preparation for allowing businesses to utilize extra space for outdoor shopping and dining.

Claudia Lopez, owner of the Guatemala Boutique. Photo by Robert Eliason.

Business / Economy

San Juan Bautista businesses begin to reopen

Merchants and city liaison making swift progress.