Around 20 people waiting in line on Jan. 6, 2022 outside the Hazel Hawkins Community Health Center where the county conducts COVID-19 tests. Photo by Noe Magaña.

News Release

SBC to offer second OptumServe COVID-19 testing site

Service will begin Feb. 23 at Brigantino Park.

The entire proposed concept design for Brigantino Park from a presentation by Kimley-Horn design engineers. Photo by John Chadwell.

Housing / Land Use

Hollister City Council views concepts for Brigantino Park

Park presents a ‘branding opportunity,’ but generating revenue early is critical for success, designers say.

The Stanford Student Space Initiative (SSSI) team members touch the canister before launch. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Schools & Education

Stanford students launch weather balloon from San Benito County

Group claims world-record time.

Tim Ellis said, "The goal is to keep the plane in the air as long as possible." Photo by Becky Bonner.

Children and Youth

Glider club tests its mettle in Hollister skies

The South Bay Soaring Society flies radio-controlled gliders twice weekly at Brigantino Park, while offering to open its doors to all interested parties.

HPD Explorer Program Post 395. Photo courtesy HPD website.

Children and Youth

Hollister Police Department Explorers to host 5K Foot Pursuit

HPD Explorers Post 395 hosting 3rd annual 5K Foot Pursuit on Saturday, May 12 at Brigantino Park in Hollister.

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Walking San Benito: Brigantino Park

This is the first in a new 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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Police / Fire

Mountain lion sighted at Brigantino Park

Sighting comes eight days after mountain lion reportedly spotted near high school