Jose Antonio Barajas at the Sept. 16 hearing. File photo by John Chadwell.

Police / Fire

Jury hung on three counts in the Barajas case

Barajas was found not guilty of two counts of attempted murder and guilty of shooting at an inhabited vehicle.

Swank Farms event barn venue had cover and lots fresh air. Photo by Leila Sadeghian

Nonprofits

United Way Gala at Swank Farms a big success

The event was sold out two weeks ahead of time and the auctions brought in top dollars.

Group of fruits. Photo by Jonathan Crowther.

Children and Youth

Trick or Treat Streets returns to downtown

Fruits, Michael Myers and characters from the Wizard of Oz invade downtown Hollister.