2022 STEAM Expo. Photo courtesy of San Benito County Office of Education.

News Release

San Benito County Office of Education announces STEAM Expo winners

Five students are eligible to enter their science projects in the California State Science & Engineering Fair on April 12 in Los Angeles.

A truck heads into the John Smith Road Landfill. Photo by Noe Magaña.

News Release

San Benito County, Caltrans to hold free Bulky Item Recycling event

Event takes place March 26 and March 27.

Tami Castañeda-Huaracha and Al Castañeda. Photo by Robert Eliason.

Food / Dining

Doña Esther’s marks its 40th anniversary with food, drink and music

San Juan Bautista will close a section of Third street on March 25 in celebration.

Officer Staci Esqueda is heading the program to register special needs individuals in the police database. Photo by John Chadwell.

Police / Fire

Hollister police to register personal data on special needs individuals

While intending to help law enforcement interact safely with special needs persons, the department admits the information could be leaked over police radio.