Wayne Norton of Aromas is running for San Benito County Supervisor District 2 in 2020. Photo provided by Wayne Norton.

Government / Politics

Firefighters Association endorses Wayne Norton for Supervisor

"I am extremely proud to have earned the support of county firefighters," Norton said.

Wayne Norton of Aromas is running for San Benito County Supervisor District 2 in 2020. Photo provided by Wayne Norton.

Government / Politics

Wayne Norton enters race for San Benito County Supervisor

Water Board member and community activist says he will focus on issues important to local families.

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Government / Politics

New members join San Benito County Democrats panel

Additions to San Benito County Democratic Central Committee leave three openings as local party reorganizes to promote candidates.

Aromas Grange Hall. File photo.

Government / Politics

Aromas Progressive Action League plans panel discussion

Feb. 10 event to focus on local impact of November midterm election.

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Government / Politics

Local Democrats select new leader

Leslie Austin takes helm as party prepares for March 2020 primary.

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COMMUNITY OPINION: Broad Community Support for Measure G

Community members, civic leaders, businesses as well as local farmers support effort to fix roads, improve safety, and reduce congestion.

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COMMUNITY OPINION: Measure G needed to improve local roads

Accountability measures require all funds in San Benito County to be used for road and transportation projects.

Anissa Dizon is running for the ASJUSD school board. Photo provided.

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Educator Anissa Dizon runs for seat on Aromas-San Juan Unified School Board

Veteran educator ready to bring her expertise to governing board of her hometown's school district.

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Schools & Education

District grad seeks seat on Aromas-San Juan Unified School Board

Casey Norton Powers seeks to be first graduate of Anzar High School to win a seat on the district board of trustees.

Assembly District 30 encompasses only Watsonville in Santa Cruz County.

Government / Politics

Commentary: Rivas endorsed by grassroots Democrats

Watsonville's Pajaro Valley Cesar Chavez Democratic Club chooses local Supervisor for state Assembly

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Government / Politics

OPINION: Phony “poll” sullies Assembly race

Telephone calls to voters designed to tarnish opponents while hiding identity of sponsor

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Government / Politics

California Democrats endorse Supervisor Robert Rivas for Assembly

West County Citizens Group says Rivas, Caballero and Panetta got state party backing from Democratic leaders at annual convention

County Supervisor Robert Rivas is a strong supporter of LGBTQ rights

Government / Politics

Equality California Endorses Robert Rivas for Assembly

Civil Rights Group Recognizes Rivas' Support of the LGBTQ Community.

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“FUND”amentals of advocacy

Protecting the rights of facility-placed elders is a community effort

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Advocates Help Vulnerable Populations

Agency needs support to continue vital work.