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Business / Economy

Opening day for the motorcycle rally

Rally hours end at 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 5 p.m. Sunday. San Benito Street to re-open Sunday night

Food was brought out for the occasion.

Business / Economy

Round Table Pizza celebrates remodeling

San Benito Chamber of Commerce helps the local restaurant celebrate its renovation with a ribbon-cutting ceremony

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Children and Youth

Local schools receive Title I funding

Federal money provides financial assistance to local educational agencies and schools with high numbers or high percentages of children from low-income families to help ensure that all children meet challenging state academic standards

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Children and Youth

Kids at the Park event promotes health, safety, fun

Annual event brings a variety of local agencies together to promote healthy habits among local children

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Health

Law enforcement torch run raises money for Special Olympics

Police, sheriff and probation staffs do fundraising relay run from Bolado Park to police headquarters

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Government / Politics

Hollister seeking input on parks facility master plan update

Community feedback sought throughout June in evening meetings or online

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Children and Youth

San Benito Babe Ruth kicks off 60th season

Veterans Memorial Park is also hosting a semipro team this summer and is in need of local families to provide players a place to stay at times

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Art & Culture

Arts Out Loud highlights student artists

Weekend show at San Benito High School will feature the work of 140 students

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Children and Youth

Local students compete at state elementary spelling bee

Calaveras School fifth-grader, HDLA sixth-grader were among 57 students from 29 counties who participated in the state championship

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Children and Youth

The drive to compete

San Benito High School auto shop students placed third in annual automotive skills challenge

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San Benito Lifestyle

International equestrian event trots into the county this weekend

Vaulters from around the world competing at Gilroy Gaits facility through Sunday

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Government / Politics

San Juan looking to fill city clerk vacancy

Appointment expected to be made at the May 16 city council meeting

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Children and Youth

Gifted Games reaches its 12th year

Event has grown over the years to give hundreds of special needs students a feel for the thrill of competition

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Government / Politics

Hollister Police chief responds to concerns about homeless

David Westrick says "this isn't about politics; it's about the human condition"

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Business / Economy

New bill calls for reopening of Clear Creek

Congressman Jimmy Panetta and colleagues will try to pass legislation that would once again allow off-roaders access to the area and protect adjacent land by creating a wilderness area