Fireworks in 2021 over the Rancho San Justo Middle School campus. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Police / Fire

HPD and San Benito Sheriff’s Department enforcing fireworks laws during holiday

Expect to see more officers and deputies over the July 4 weekend.

Joseph Elmhorst of Steak Stop. Photo by Robert Eliason.

Food / Dining

Local music, food and vendors highlight Savor San Benito

The second event of the series happens July 3 at Swank Farms.

A resident dropping off his ballot at the Elections Office site June 7, 2022. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Government / Politics

Primary election shows San Benito is still a bellwether for the state

The county has grown more conservative, the results from June 7 show, but it still favors Democratic candidates.