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Do some artistic shopping in November

Support the arts locally while doing your holiday shopping

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Arts abound throughout San Benito County in October

Photography, art, song, dance on the arts calendar

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September arts come alive in San Benito County

Area arts events abound throughout the area


Local Politics

COMMENTARY: Clean Energy Jobs Now

San Benito County can provide more clean energy jobs if we choose to adapt.

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Sizzling August Arts Events

August arts events for San Benito County

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Local Politics

COMMENTARY: What About The Frackin’ Jobs?

Does the oil drilling industry really bring economic development to our county?

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Celebrating July Arts

Celebrating Valdez brothers in El Henry, Workshop & Events in Aromas, and Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music


Land Use

“Fracking” the Economics: Subsidizing Big Oil

What is a fossil fuel subsidy and what can citizens do to end this practice?

Not in our backyard!

Land Use

“Fracking” the Economics: Impacts on Property and Home Values

Impacts on Property and Home Values are disturbingly affected by enhanced drilling.

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The ARTs Salon – Burgeoning Arts of June

June art events abound around the county

Ceramic bowl by Jane Rekedal


Blooming Arts of May


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Local Politics

SJB City Council Considers an Ordinance to Ban Fracking

On April 15, it was predictable “theater,” watching Armen Nahabedian, CEO of Citadel Exploration, Inc...

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Local Politics

SB 18 and Current SJB Planning & Developments

There is much to consider when a developer decides to undertake a project...

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Local Politics

San Juan Bautista Considers Ban on Fracking

SJB City Council is considering a ban on "extreme drilling" practices in its general plan.

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“Fixing the Future”

Potluck and Film at Aromas Grange Friday, January 31 at 6:00pm