HPD arrest juvenile for DUI and Marijuana Possession

Oct. 21, Hollister Police Department arrested a 17 year-old male for driving under the influence, possession of marijuana for sale and transportation of marijuana.

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Open House celebrates first large affordable housing project in county

Eight-year project concludes with open house to dedicate affordable-housing Buena Vista Apartments, the first large CHISPA project in Hollister and San Benito County.

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Leadership meeting takes on ending poverty, empowering people

Community leaders, nonprofits and residents meet to learn how to better serve citizens and work together.

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Local high school league to become largest in state

The Monterey Bay League will merge with other leagues to form Pacific Coast Athletic League, featuring 33 schools

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The Women's Summit was held at San Juan Oaks, with over 200 attending.

Women's Summit: Empowering Women to Create a Better Community

The event celebrates organizations that have a lasting impact in the lives of all women and girls in San Benito County.

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Baler supporters inch along San Benito Street waving to friends and admirers.  L.David photos

Homecoming in Hollister

Homecoming parade was held Thursday Oct. 19, with floats, cars, robots and students filling San Benito St. in Hollister

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ARTI-Culture invites Zombies to local event

Zombie Crawl expected to occur in downtown Hollister

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Friends of Library Recognize Marty Richman for advocacy

Friends of the SBC Free Library celebrated 37 years of serving the library by presenting Marty Richman plaques in recognition of his support and announcing children writing contest winners.

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I will discuss with our reporters and see if we can get something going soon.

Hollister shopping cart ordinance goes into effect January

Hollister city council passes shopping cart ordinance that will affect homeless, residents who use them to take groceries home, and businesses.

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Man arrested after road rage and gun brandishing

HPD report says Road Rage and Gun Brandishing lead to arrest of man with children and family members in car

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Bill Avera said the city employee will need to be familiar with cannabis law, city ordinances and working with council. Photos by John Chadwell.

Hollister council to hire cannabis affairs manager

Hollister city council moves forward in setting up cannabis affairs manager to coordinate between city departments and 90 cannabis-related companies.

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California Highway Patrol Vehicle

Police Seek Information on Car Crash Fatality

A 53 year-old Hollister Woman died in a car accident on Sunday.

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50s era musical starts Oct. 27

All Shook Up in Hollister

Performances of the musical All Shook Up begin Oct. 27 in Hollister. The show is filled with classic Elvis Presley songs and is set in the 1950s

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San Benito High School Administration Building

SBHS Board One Step Closer to Adopting New Trustee Area Boundary Maps

The next public hearing will be held on Oct. 24.

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Caltrans work causing delays on 156 this week and next

Caltrans will be doing road work and traffic will be affected Oct. 12, and Oct. 17 through 19 on Highway 156 between San Juan Bautista and Hollister.

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Hollister firefighters could be on the line for up to 21 days, all the while staying with their engine. Photos courtesy of Hollister Fire Department.

Hollister firefighters on front line battling Tubbs fire in Napa County

Hollister fire department part of California Office of Emergency Services task force may be fighting fires in Sonoma and Napa counties for up to 21 days.

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The group held their first event at Fisher's Restaurant and Catering.

South Co. Young Professionals Network expands to Hollister

SCYPN serves as a platform for professionals to come together and develop connections within the existing business community. 

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Hollister Police Department Squad Car

HPD Arrest Parolee for Vehicle Theft and DUI

On Oct. 8 officers arrested Jose Eduardo Garcia on charges of vehicle theft, receiving stolen property, driving under the influence, and a parole violation.

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San Benito High School Superintendent John Perales, center in this file photo, tendered his resignation to the Board of Trustees, which accepted it on Jan. 13, 2017. (John Chadwell photo)

Ex-SBHS superintendent Perales sentenced in gun incident

Perales was sentenced for an incident which occurred in October 2016. He resigned from his position as San Benito High School Superintendent in January 2017.

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Hollister City Hall, where Four city council members claim those who signed petition led by mayor were misinformed. Photos by John Chadwell.

Referendum petition on 400 block to be on November ballot, unless state attorney general says unlawful

The Hollister city council votes to add mayor's referendum petition to November ballot for vote as city awaits state attorney general's call whether it is legal or not.

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