Children and Youth

Book author visits students at Tres Pinos School

John Walker speaks to students about ‘KT and the Ride of His Life’ and his experience following a bicycle accident.

Wulfric Beornsson (left) defends against an attack from Countess Annora Raines while Sir Gregory Falconheart oversees the fight safety as marshal during the White Shield Tournament held in Bolado Park on March 5. Photo by Sean Roney.

Art & Culture

Armored fighters get medieval at Bolado Park

White Shield re-enactment tournament returns to San Benito County.

Prairie Falcon nestling. File image.

News Release

Pinnacles National Park reinstates hiking measures

The action aims to protect nesting raptors.

Dedication of Vasquez marker. Courtesy of E Clampus Vitus.

BL Special Report

BL Longform: Snyder’s General Store and the downfall of Tiburcio Vasquez 

The raid that led to the capture and execution of an outlaw.

Many rural roads have become party meccas that draw heavy drinking and driving, fire danger and other safety risks. Photo by Leslie David

News

San Benito Sheriff’s Office has plan to build connections with residents

Responsibility Area Program breaks the unincorporated portions of the county into 19 zones.

Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

News Release

Highway 25 resurfacing project to include two-day striping work

Work will occur all day Jan. 11 and Jan. 12.

Off the Chain Wednesday Lunch Rides

Date/Time January 12, 2022 to December 28, 2022 12:00 PM until 01:00 PM This event occurs weekly, 1 week(s) on Wednesday Description Meet up at Off the Chain bike shop on Wednesdays at noon for a lunch ride. 1 hour ride out to Tres Pinos, drop down onto Southside Road and back. Just head back

Bolado Park: Crafts for Christmas

Date/Time December 19, 2021 to December 19, 2021 until 04:00 PM Description Crafts for Christmas: Sunday, December 19, 2021, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Buy art, crafts and much more: Free Pictures with Santa 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Free Parking Entrance $2 per person. Tickets. The Patio at Bolado Park 9000 Airline Hwy. Tres Pinos.

Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

News Release

Caltrans to continue repaving work on Hwy 25 near Hollister the week after Thanksgiving

Travelers can expect shorter delays of up to 10 minutes.

Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

News Release

Hollister Highway 25 roadwork to continue through Nov. 24

Travelers can expect delays of up to 20 minutes.

Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

News Release

Caltrans begins repaving Highway 25 near Ridgemark on Nov. 15

Travelers can expect 20 minute delays near the Best Road area.

Michael Simons and Christina Cohen at the Comanche tasting room. Photo by Robert Eliason.

Eat Drink Savor

Eat, Drink, Savor: Comanche Cellars brings the taste of San Benito County to Monterey

The array of San Benito's unique grape varieties are showcased in their Comanche and Dog & Pony wines.

Image courtesy of USGS.

News

A 3.7 magnitude earthquake strikes San Benito County

Two other smaller earthquakes hit the same area.

Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

News Release

Road work on Highway 25 postponed until next week

Work scheduled to begin Oct. 4.

Cannon crew. Photo by Robert Eliason

History & Profiles

Annual Civil War Days comes to San Benito County Historical Park

Reenactors bring the reality of conflict to school groups and spectators.