Gardening day at Chamberlain's Youth Services. File photo.


Chamberlain’s Youth Services seeking board members

Looking for two individuals with good character, a strong commitment to nonprofit's mission and a willingness to use personal and professional resources to move the organization forward.

Photo courtesy of California Department of Fish and Wildlife.

Police / Fire

CA Fish and Wildlife discovers illegal cannabis grows

Eight search warrants served spanning 12 parcels.

Gavilan College campus in Gilroy. Photo by Robert Eliason.


COMMENTARY: Gavilan Board President speaks about fiscal management

Rachel Perez writes that though the college is in a tough spot financially, they are working on closing the deficit.

Hollister Fire Department responded to a downtown fire that damaged about four businesses. Photos by Noe Magaña.

Police / Fire

July 12 fire in downtown Hollister still under investigation

78 personnel assisted in extinguishing structure fire.

Stuff the Bus, put on by United Way of San Benito County. File Photo.


Nonprofits roundtable tells of working through COVID-19

Leaders discuss plans for continuing delivery of services.

The pellet plant. Photo by Robert Eliason.

BL Special Report

BL Special Report: Why San Juan Bautista’s ‘million-dollar’ water fix was never implemented

The ill-fated ‘pellet plant’ was supposed to provide the city with abundant soft water.

Novel Coronavirus. Photo courtesy of Centers for Disease Control.


July 14 coronavirus roundup for San Benito County

398 people have tested positive since February, 78 are active patients, 318 have recovered and two have died.