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

Legal resources available at San Benito County Free Library

Law books and forms are available at the public library

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Rebecca King Reed (in pink) explains the benefits of shared space to guests and CMAP clients from San Benito County.  CMAP photo

New business reflects the changing workplace

CMAP-TV pairs up with the Satellite Centers to provide an innovative work environment

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OPINION: Preparing saves time

Bring your lender into the loop and identify your price bracket

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February is Friendship Month at San Benito County Free Library

Participants will earn a prize, have their work displayed on a Friendship Wall

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Community FoodBank accepting bids for remodeling project

Bid proposals are due by the end of the month

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San Benito County gets mentioned on 'Scandal'

Hit TV show says California was too close to call, and San Benito County's voting results would help finalize the presidential election

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Mariá Ines Catalán at the La Fogata counter.

Floods damage organic farm, not the drive to succeed

After years of building her business, Maria Inez Catalán faces hurdles head-on as she pledges to bounce back from Lovers Lane flooding

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Luis Valdez (center right) with the cast of the world premiere of "Zoot Suit" at the Mark Taper Forum in 1978. Photo by Jay Thompson.

Nearly 40 Years After Its Debut, 'Zoot Suit' Returns Home

"Zoot Suit," a play written and directed by El Teatro Campesino founder, Luis Valdez, has returned to the Mark Taper Forum, the stage where it debuted in 1978. The 2017 rendition includes elements of the past and present.

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Artwork by Nine60xray. Courtesy of Nine60Xray.

Well-known Santa Cruz artist in SJB on Saturday

Vertigo will host an exhibition by Nine60Xray as part of a monthly series called "First Saturdays"

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Everyone can be a citizen journalist for BenitoLink

Community-supported journalism allows everyone to share news about what's important to them

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Downtown Wine & Beer Stroll

Downtown Wine & Beer Stroll - Saturday, May 6 - 1:00 - 5:00pm

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Teresa Ordas roasts, peels and removes the seeds while Catalán whips the egg whites. Now the chiles are ready to be dipped in the batter

Chile Relleno is the perfect taster's choice at La Fogata

A local farmer keeps it fresh in Tres Pinos

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County library to expand its hours

The San Benito County Free Library will be open on Saturdays from 1-5 p.m. starting Feb. 4

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OPINION: Disclosure is the key after water damage

Water damage? Renee Kunz with Intero Real Estate gives tips to property owners

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Dick Vieira at one of Fenton O'Connell's Brandings. Carmen, Vieira's wife made meticulous notations on all the family photos.

Local ranching icon Dick Vieira passes away at 90

Horseman worked on the Hawkins Ranch for more than a half-century

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pianist at piano

Young pianists invited to compete in Marion Filice Youth Piano Competition

Gavilan College will host the event for fifth- through 12th-graders in March

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Student artists invited to submit artwork to upcoming County Art Showcase

The San Benito County Office of Education & San Benito County Arts Council are accepting submissions for Feb. 16 showcase at Vets' Hall

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