A rendering of the gas station design rejected by the SJB Planning Commission. Image from June 3 meeting agenda packet.

Housing / Land Use

SJB Planning Commission rejects roof design for gas station island

Owner will return in July with an alternative that reflects town character.

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.

Temporary signs block the collapsed reroute on State Route 25 in south San Benito County. File photo.

Government / Politics

Caltrans aims to fix State Route 25 again, with a $9.5 million price tag

Rerouted portion of highway collapsed just three months after it opened.

Man wearing an ugly sweater

Art & Culture

Come celebrate the holiday season in style

The county library invites teens to show off their creativity during its first-ever Ugly Holiday Sweater Design Competition. The library also seeks volunteers of any age for its annual children’s holiday program

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Business / Economy

Hollister gateway design competition extended to Oct. 23

Community input sought on plans to spruce up the western entry to Hollister

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Comstock Community Farm: Fertile Ground to Learn about Sustainable Design Hollister Family Farm Partners with Gavilan Computer Graphics & Design Students

Gavilan College Computer Graphics and Design students apply talents to design needs for local farm.