Children and Youth

4th of July in Hollister Kicks Off with Annual Children’s Parade

Young children and their parents lined up at the Veterans Memorial Park in Hollister on Monday morning to march in the annual Fourth of July Parade

Four art contest winners with Supervisor Muenzer at Monterey Bay Air Resources District

Art & Culture

Rural San Benito Students Are Winners in Air Pollution-Themed Art Contest

Four elementary and middle school students from rural schools in San Benito County were winners in a Monterey Bay Air Resources District-sponsored calendar art contest

Jose Rocha, Maria Gonzales, Maria Castro, and Yahir Martinez, 4th graders from R.O. Hardin Elementary School prep the ground for planting a tree at the Gonzales Ranch restoration project.


Local Students Help Restore Nature on Working Lands

Students from Tres Pinos and R.O. Hardin Elementary schools, San Benito High School, and Pacheco 4-H Club, along with teachers, parent volunteers, and community members planted native trees and shrubs along the Pajaro River

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Grazers, regulators address ranching, water quality issues

Central Coast ranchers, resource managers, researchers, and regulators gathered to exchange ideas


Art & Culture

San Benito Students Win Big in Air Quality-Themed Art Contest

Six students at Hollister area schools are winners in calendar art contest promoting Clean Air Month in the Monterey Bay Area.