Mike Fisher, chief volunteer cook for Soup for Seniors. He returns to teaching culinary classes at SBHS on August 13. Photos courtesy of Becky Herbert.

Food / Dining

Soup for Seniors program receives Slow Food grant

$500 award will help with food distribution in San Benito County.

Reyna Fausto working at Doña Esther's Restaurant in San Juan Bautista. Photo by Robert Eliason

Business / Economy

547 local businesses receive federal help from CARES Act

Paycheck Protection Program loans provide for over 8,270 local employees.

Novel Coronavirus. Photo courtesy of Centers for Disease Control.


August 11 coronavirus roundup for San Benito County

767 people have tested positive since February, 9,714 tested in total, 63 are active patients, 700 have recovered and four have died.