Road crew closed off one lane near Somerset Drive on Union Road in August 2020. Photo by Noe Magaña.


Upcoming roadwork projects on Union Road

Motorists should expect one-lane traffic closures.

Supervisor Jim Gillio. Photo by Carmel de Bertaut.

Government / Politics

Supervisor Jim Gillio steps down

Final day with the county is July 31.

Server wearing personal protective equipment delivers fair food order to Audrey Johnson's car window. Johnson and her kids waited in line at Bolado Park during the Fair Food Fest put on from July 17-19. Photo courtesy of Audrey Johnson.

San Benito Lifestyle

County Fair hosts drive-thru food fest at Bolado Park

Dara Tobias and crew spend the weekend serving up corn dogs and funnel cakes to 300 carloads of guests.

Novel Coronavirus. Photo courtesy of Centers for Disease Control.


July 21 coronavirus roundup for San Benito County

486 people have tested positive since February, 68 are active patients, 416 have recovered; landfill operating under normal business hours; deadline for county business relief grant program extended to July 27; deadline for nonprofit recovery grants extended to July 31.