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HPD Arrest Man for Having Stolen Property And Heroin

Carlos Sanchez was arrested on multiple theft, drug and possession of stolen property charges

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Chamberlain's Children Center presents Stand Up for Kids Comedy Night

Proceeds from the event will go towards raising community awareness and to supplement the program’s needs.

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County redesigns ballots to encourage voter participation and security

The San Benito County Registrar of Voters completely redesigned voter materials, hoping to resolve confusion while providing security and encouraging more residents to come to the polls and vote this election season.

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The will be a full moon on April 28.

Moonlight walk on De Anza Trail

The public is invited out for a special family friendly evening walk on De Anza Trail Saturday, April 28.

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Hollister Council approves first phase of $2.4 million McCarthy Park renovation

After choosing from an á la carte menu of options for the renovation of long-neglected McCarthy Park, the total came to almost $2.4 million.

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San Benito County Business Expo & Job Fair

The San Benito County Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a Business Expo & Job Fair on April 12, 2018, from 3-7 PM at the Veteran’s Memorial Building, featuring businesses from our area

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Candidates for San Benito County Supervisor District 4.  Photo by Nicholas Preciado

June election candidates talk taxes and cannabis

San Benito County Association of Realtors hosts candidate forum for numerous races including county supervisor, state senate, and state assembly

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San Benito High School senior Joshua Corrigan, third from right, after receiving his CCS Scholar-Athlete award.

Baler named CCS Male Scholar-Athlete of the Year

Swimmer and water polo player Josh Corrigan, who will study aerospace engineering in college, wins $1,500 scholarship in recognition of his academic and athletic pursuits

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Pinnacles Gateway Partners meeting held at Eden Rift Vineyards. Photo courtesy Jim Gillio.

Pinnacles Gateway Partners discuss overcrowding and the park's future

Pinnacles Gateway Partners meeting discussed ways to promote gateway communities surrounding the park.

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Local candidates for District 3 supervisor seat have a range of experience and interests. Photo by John Chadwell.

2018 Primaries Elections: A look at the three District 3 Candidates

Three locals, Patricia Loe, Peter D. Hernandez, Jr., and Richard A. Perez, Sr., step up to run for the District 3 supervisorial seat vacated by Robert Rivas, as he runs for state assembly.

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Local Vietnam Veteran, Berto San Roman of Hollister. Photo courtesy of SBHS Mexican-American history class.

For A Local Veteran, Luck Has Been a Constant in His Life

For Vietnam veteran Berto San Roman, luck has always been on his side

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The annual VFW Easter egg hunt in Hollister is scheduled for Sunday at Veterans' Memorial Park. File photo from 2015.

Annual Easter Egg Hunt in Hollister Saturday March 31

Annual Easter Egg Hunt participants are reminded to arrive early. The event is hosted by VFW Post 9242 and Auxillary will be at Veterans Memorial Park

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The Sunnyslope Library received a grant for new books.

Education Fund Close to $100,000 Milestone

Students from Hollister schools benefit from family directed grants made from the Connie O'Connor Education Fund.

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The Hollister City Council passed the resolution to set in motion long-awaited street repairs. Photos by John Chadwell.

Bidding begins on $3.3-million road repair project for Hollister

Hollister City Council unanimously approves resolution to move forward with bids to begin repairing downtown roads. SB-1 will fund $1.7 million of $3.3 million cost.

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Floriana Ranch family Attorney Jennifer Hernandez said the supervisors were in charge throughout the development process and could stop it at any time. Photos by John Chadwell.

Floriana Ranch Project could result in thousands of homes and jobs along Highway 25

Supervisors approve reimbursement agreement to recoup staff costs in working on development that, if it continues to move forward, could result in thousands of homes along Highway 25.

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The small group of students had a chance to answer three main questions directly. Photo by Jennifer López

BenitoLink Junior Journalism Project: Youth Alliance and San Benito High School host Safety Forum

Students at San Benito High School discuss school safety through a Youth Alliance forum. Among topics discussed were mental health and the school resources available for struggling students.

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Local educators attend school safety workshop at San Benito High School

Event at San Benito High School brought together law enforcement and educators from around the county

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Kinship Center Staff with Supervisors Botelho (far left) and Rivas (far right).

Kinship Center Celebrates Opening of New Office in Hollister

Kinship Center celebrated its new office in Hollister with a Chamber of Commerce ribbon cutting on March 20. The office is here to provide training, education, counseling, and hands-on support to foster and adoptive families.

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CHP to conduct enhanced enforcement operation focused on school bus pedestrian safety.

The project is designed to educate and remind motorists, parents, and students of the importance of school bus pedestrian safety.

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Students in Hollister participating in International Day of Peace activity

Gavilan College adds new transfer degree in Social Justice Studies

The Associate in Arts in Social Justice Studies for Transfer degree is designed to prepare students for a seamless transfer into the CSU system to complete a bachelor's degree in Social Justice Studies and related majors. Career pathways include social wo

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