Vertigo Coffee Roasters Pink Moon Pop-Up Art Show

Art & Culture

Vertigo Coffee to Host ‘Pink Moon Pop Up Art Show’ April 22

Free art show will feature artists from San Benito County, Monterey County and Santa Cruz County on Earth Day in San Juan Bautista


Art & Culture

Mariachi Alma de Mexico Academy and Performing Arts Group inspires

Mariachi group teaches music and dance in Gilroy and Hollister


Government / Politics

COMMENTARY: Republican Politics, Democratic Solutions and the Rule of Law

"...and to the republic, for which it stands." Without law, there can be no freedom.

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Business / Economy

COMMENTARY: COG Survey Shows Voters Favor Fixing Local Roads

Proposed June half-cent transportation sales tax will improve local roads and widen Highway 25 over 30 years


Children and Youth

2016 Junior Giants Registration On Deck

Free recreation program may expand to San Juan Bautista


Art & Culture

Free Concert to Support The Arts

Local musicians to produce free community concert Saturday to support Mr. O's Academy of the Arts, a nonprofit music school

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COMMENTARY: It Takes A Village: Volunteer Opportunities Make A Difference In Our Community

Community Food Bank serves seniors, the disabled, unemployed and the working poor

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Children and Youth

Police chief live-streams town hall-style meeting

Chief David Westrick uses Periscope App for live Q&A with the community


Art & Culture

Mr. O’s Academy of the Arts offering Community Concert Saturday

Nonprofit music school offers free community concert at Mr. O's Academy of the Arts, Saturday, Jan. 30

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Government / Politics

COMMENTARY: Flint, Michigan: A Water Politics Disaster

Michigan governor's effort to save money poisons a city


Government / Politics

COMMENTARY: Hollister City Council to Review Medical Marijuana Dispensary Ordinances

City Ordinances #1058 & #1059 Ban Medical Marijuana Dispensaries in Hollister


Art & Culture

Friends of the San Benito County Free Library Celebrates 35th Anniversary

Library advocacy group thanks the community for helping celebrate the milestone at a potluck

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Government / Politics

COMMENTARY: Supervisors Listen to Constituents, Overturn Medical Marijuana Ban

Board of Supervisors deliberate the proposed outdoor medical marijuana growing ban based on good government practices


COMMENTARY: The Politics of Cannabis in San Benito County

Supervisors want to eliminate outdoor cannabis production in San Benito County

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Housing / Land Use

County Planning Commission Approves San Juan Oaks/Del Webb Project

The Board of Supervisors will now consider whether to approve the nearly 1,100-home project