San Juan Bautista City Hall. File photo.

Government / Politics

SJB Council seeks member of public to serve on Urban Growth Boundary Committee

Interested residents can fill out attached application and turn it in at City Hall.

Sal Mora. Photo provided.

Government / Politics

Salvador Mora to run for Hollister Mayor

“Hollister is at the crossroads of opportunity. It always has been, but you have to work hard to give residents and the business community the chance to grow and thrive,” Mora said.

San Benito County Administration Building. Photo by Leslie David.

Government / Politics

San Benito County on state COVID-19 case monitoring list

If the county remains on the watch list for three or more consecutive days, the state will require the closure of all brewpubs, breweries, bars, and pubs—both indoors and outdoors—for at least three weeks, in addition to other indoor operations.

Sonne and Laynee Reyna. Photo by Robert Eliason.

San Benito Lifestyle

SJB library receives Native American book collection

Laynee Reyna donates over 300 books and 70 field recordings for public use.

Patrick Ellis, CEO of Chamberlain's Youth Services. Photo provided.


Chamberlain’s Youth Services Director steps into new role of Chief Executive Officer

Patrick Ellis to continue leading local nonprofit, Brenda Jimenez becomes Chief Programs Officer.

Novel Coronavirus. Photo courtesy of Centers for Disease Control.


July 7 coronavirus roundup for San Benito County

292 people have tested positive since February, 37 are active patients, 253 have recovered; state places SBC on COVID-19 case monitoring list.