From left to right, Ramon, Manuel, Erik, David and Raul joke around together on computers during a break.

Children and Youth

Breaking the code at Calaveras School

Nearly 200 students learn computer coding thanks to a grant from the Community Foundation

Great wooden doors open to Pietra Santa's serene view.


Anything for the Library

A small group supports the library and tours Pietra Santa Winery off Cienega Road

Architectural magazine depiction of original Macomber House.


Architectural Gems Tell County History

Architectural writer Krista Van Laan will present “Modern Architecture in San Benito County --100 years ago”

Chamberlain students answer questions in review session.

San Benito Lifestyle

Chamberlain’s Does the Numbers

Chamberlain's students take classes on personal finance, learning money management skills with real-life examples.

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The San Benito River is flowing

A community member shares a recent photo from South County

Caroline sits at her front steps on her 80th birthday. Students made flag with WCTU cards.

LEGACY OF WOMEN: Carolina Samueletta Dickson Danks

She had a shared history with John Steinbeck's family

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Art & Culture

Car show benefits high school athletics

Objects of beauty were openly on display in Hollister Saturday, March 26. It only happens once a year but the artistry and imagination at work was admirable at the fourth annual Hot Rod show held at San Benito High School's football parking lot. The Impala Club of Hollister and the Hollister Collision Center organized the event, where

Josh Tonascia with the Hollister FFA shows how to transplant tomato seedlings.


Farm Day Fascinates, Educates

Students from all over San Benito County learn about where their food comes from

Randall Horton at ARTspace in Hollister March 24

Art & Culture

Award-winning poet and author coming to Hollister

Horton to be at ARTspace in downtown Hollister on Thursday

Colton Haaker (center) celebrates his win in Madrid. Cody Webb on right and Jonny Walker (GB) on left.

Sports & Recreation

Haaker Wins World Endurocross Title in Madrid

Haaker, of Tres Pinos, wins the title while Cody Webb of Aromas earns vice champion designation

Benitoite is the blue stone embedded in the rock.

Business / Economy

Talking Rocks in San Juan Bautista

Jan's Rock Shop is hosting a lecture about how rocks can be used for healing

Sean and Fran Fitzharris, brew masters.


Brewery Twenty Five builds a following

Followers of the local brewery look forward to delivery day


Government / Politics

BenitoLink, Farm Bureau to Host Election Forums

Meet local candidates and learn about ballot measures in the upcoming primary election

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Business / Economy

De La Cruz’s Focus: Attracting Business and Industry

Incumbent county supervisor claims 'victory' after running unopposed

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Government / Politics

Two file for District 1 supervisorial seat

Mark Medina and Mark Starritt have filed for the seat currently held by Margie Barrios. The deadline to file is Wednesday, March 16