X

TOP STORIES

Officer Melgoza stands with K-9 Freeze while Police Chief David Westrick speaks. Photos by John Chadwell.

Police & Fire

K-9 Officer Freeze retires

Hollister City Council approves request for replacement, handler training and vehicle conversion.

Photos courtesy of High Speed Rail Administration.

Transportation

Fate of California high-speed rail uncertain

After nearly $1 billion in federal grant money was rescinded, state administrators look at cutting costs.


Photos provided by the Hollister Police Department.

Police & Fire

Man arrested for possession of firearms

Police say a rifle was found concealed in the rear seat of the vehicle, and a loaded handgun with a large quantity of ammunition was found in the trunk.

1 comment
Photo provided by Hollister Rotary.

Education

Hollister Rotary awards $28,000 in scholarships to San Benito County grads

Largest amount allocated in the club's existence.

Most Read

Superintendent Shawn Tennenbaum said he will move forward with a plan to ask the public for names. Photos by John Chadwell.

Education

SBHS board continues discussion on naming facilities

Trustees will seek community input during selection process.

Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

Children and Youth

Office of Education kicks off summer reading challenge

Reading challenge aims to prevent summer slide by encouraging children to read and awarding prizes for most words read.



Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

Police & Fire

Hollister doctor’s license is suspended, Hazel Hawkins revokes privileges

Anesthesiologist Annamalai Ashokan faces charge of misdemeanor sexual battery in Chico incident.

Vinnie of The GardenShoppe. Photo by Heather Graham.

San Benito Lifestyle (Home, Garden, Food & Culture)

GardenShoppe hosts Vino with Vinnie

Pet Friends to receive 25% of bar proceeds on event days.

File photo by Joshua Miller.

News

HPD seeks man wanted for grand theft

Police say male entered the store twice in the same day and took merchandise each time.


baler volleyball.jpg

Sports

Baler volleyball keeps swinging

Despite a loss in the opening round of the CCS playoffs, the league champion San Benito High School's girls' volleyball team advances to the NorCal playoffs

20160719_174201.jpg

Recreation & Sports

Baler baseball players help Aggies reach World Series

17-and-under team will play for the championship in Waterbury, Connecticut later this month

San Benito High JV in previous game against Palma. Michael Parsons Photo

Children and Youth

JV lacrosse team seeks perfect season

San Benito High junior varsity team plays final game of excellent season


Photo provided by Council of San Benito County Governments.

Children and Youth

Kids at the Park promotes healthy lifestyle

Event to celebrate growth of children by providing more than 40 interactive learning stations.

Serena Garcia points to other graduates as she walks down the stage after receiving her diploma. Photos by Noe Magaña.

Schools

SBHS graduates sent off with fireworks

Thousands attend first and possibly last graduation at new multi-purpose field.

California Highway Patrol. File photo.

News

Fatal head-on collision on Highway 25

Collision happened south of San Felipe Road on June 9.

Our Sponsors

BenitoLink welcomes reader to one of our new sponsors

RJR Recycling

is a local business owned
and operated by Robert Rodriguez II.

Our Sponsor Highlight section introduces
you to the people behind businesses.
Individuals who are proactive, choosing to
support local news and information for
the whole community benefit.

LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR SPONSORS ›