Photo courtesy of California High-Speed Rail Authority.

Transportation

High-speed rail meeting in Gilroy rescheduled

Open house to take place on Aug. 22.

Groundwater profile. Image provided by Shawn Novack.

Housing / Land Use

Groundwater plan is moving along

The North San Benito Basin has been classified as a medium-priority basin.

Photos courtesy of High Speed Rail Administration.

Transportation

High-speed rail meeting in Gilroy postponed

New date to be determined.

Daisies, Brownies, and Juniors learn about nature and the environment during the Girl Scouts Love State Parks weekend on July 13-14. Photo provided.

Children and Youth

Girl Scouts of California’s Central Coast hike state parks

Scouts Love State Parks weekend gets local girls outdoors.

File photo by Joshua Miller.

Police / Fire

Hollister Police and Fire respond to gas leak

Police say a construction crew broke a two-inch natural gas line at the corner of Jan Avenue and Chaparral Court.

BenitoLink intern Francisco Romero (Center) with other Emma Bowen Fellows at the opening night of the 2019 Emma Bowen Foundation Annual Summer Conference in New York City. Photo Provided by Jules Shapiro, INN Director of Communications and Marketing.

Nonprofits

BenitoLink welcomes Emma Bowen fellow

Francisco Romero joins team to work on web development.

State Senator Anna Caballero. Photo provided by the Office of Anna Caballero.

News

State Senator Anna Caballero issues statement on Gilroy Garlic Festival shooting

"We must get serious about addressing gun violence in this country, if we want to avoid another tragedy like this," Caballero said.

Gilroy community members hold up candles at a July 29 vigil for the victims of the Garlic Festival Shooting. Photo by Nicholas Preciado.

News

Upcoming vigils for Garlic Festival shooting victims

Family Assistance Center also available for grief counseling, emotional support and other services.

Photo provided by the office of Assemblyman Robert Rivas.

News

Assemblymember Robert Rivas issues statement following mass shooting at Gilroy Garlic Festival

"Gilroy is resilient and our community will come together," Rivas said.

Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

Police / Fire

Law enforcement continues Garlic Festival shooting investigation

Police say shooter's vehicle found northeast of festival grounds.

Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

Sports & Recreation

Street closures for Superhero 5K on July 27

City crews will follow runners and remove barricades for neighborhood traffic movement as the race progresses. 

File photo by Joshua Miller.

Police / Fire

Police and Fire revive man after suspected overdose

Police say officers administered Narcan, a medication used in cases of opioid overdoses.

Buena Vista Apartments. Photo provided by CHISPA.

Housing / Land Use

CHISPA application waitlist opens July 29

Accepting preliminary applications for Buena Vista Apartments in Hollister.

The Sun Street Centers house on Sixth Street in Hollister. File photo.

Nonprofits

Sun Street Centers celebrates renewed three-year accreditation

Since 1968, Sun Street Centers has worked to treat patients with alcohol and drug addiction.

Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

Art & Culture

Literary Center to host two writing seminars

Focus on how to self-publish a book and how to organize a memoir.