Recreation & Sports

 Daniel Galligan races his motorcycle through a creek  (Photo by: Nick Thompson)

Motorcycle Riding: Recreation and Family Time

Thousands of San Benito County residents enjoy Hollister Hills State Vehicular Recreation Park with friends and family

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County amateur radio operators prepare for emergencies

Amateur Radio operators prepare for disaster communication during simulate test

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Walking San Benito: Quien Sabe Road

This is the fourteenth in a series of articles in which local adventurer Jim Ostdick will introduce readers to the many walking opportunities throughout San Benito County.

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Hollister Major Parks Coverage

OPINION: Recreation Master Planning is Overdue for Consolidation

It makes sense to have a consolidated recreational facility master plan that serves all county residents

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Trustee Lois Locci presents the award to San Benito County Cattlewomen in 2015.

Gavilan College announces 2017 Community Spirit Awards

The Gavilan College Board of Trustees announced the 2017 Community Spirit Award winners for Morgan Hill, Gilroy and San Benito County.

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Paicines Ranch in Paicines, California

Pinnacles Gateway Partners Meeting at Paicines Ranch

Invitation goes out for a Pinnacles Gateway Partners box dinner meeting at Paicines Ranch. It is an opportunity to learn about the Condor Recovery Program and enjoy a guided tour of Paicines Ranch.

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Hollister Hills SVRA Geocache Bash 2017

This family friendly event has been created for those who love Geocaching and have a 4X4 interest at heart. This event is open to all levels of 4X4 experience.

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Juan Lopez photo

Anzar Wins First Game of Season

Rocha and Banuelos had big plays but team showed broad effort in season opener.

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Walking San Benito - The San Benito County Historical Park

This is the ninth in a series of articles in which local adventurer Jim Ostdick will introduce readers to the many walking opportunities throughout San Benito County

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Hollister Recreation to celebrate 40th anniversary Saturday

The department will host an anniversary party will take place from 4-7 p.m. in downtown Hollister

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Walking San Benito - The Art and Science of Downtown Hollister

This is the eighth in a series of articles in which local adventurer Jim Ostdick will introduce readers to the many walking opportunities throughout San Benito County

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Many skeptical of Formula One Racetrack in San Juan

Residents voiced their concerns to city planning commission about noise, water, sewage, traffic, and land use at proposed venue, but some said the city should keep an open mind to the project

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McCarthy Street Park revitalization project. Conceptual Plan #1

Hollister wins state grant to revitalize McCarthy Street Park

Park, located on McCarthy and Alvarado streets near San Andreas School in Hollister, will benefit from $660,000 from the state

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Guitars Not Guns classes to be offered upstairs at the Veterans Memorial Building in Hollister

19 students enrolled in free guitar class program

Guitars Not Guns is holding classes at the Veterans Memorial Building in downtown Hollister

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Bill to reopen Clear Creek Recreation Area passes Congress

The legislation to open the 63,000-acre area and designate a wilderness area was unanimously approved and now heads to Senate

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Guitars Not Guns Monterey County Chapter coming to Hollister July 22.

Free youth guitar classes in Hollister are first come, first served

Guitars Not Guns - a nationwide nonprofit with a chapter in Monterey County - to offer free guitar classes and free guitars -at Vets Hall in association with American Legion Post 69.

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Annual Street Festival, Car Show & Chili Cook-Off July 15

Event will take place in downtown Hollister on Saturday, July 15 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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Quest  Richlife in San Francisco, about to start his first day of riding.

Hollister resident riding a bicycle across country in memory of a friend

Quest Richlife, 60, was inspired to embark upon his bicycle adventure after his friend's suicide in 2013

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Saddle Horse Show Parade in the works for 2018

Dropped in 2017, the parade is set to return next year, organized by production company

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