Mickie Luna and her family take a break from making tamales to take a picture prior to the COVID-19 pandemic. Photo courtesy of Mickie Luna.

Schools & Education

Former Hollister Councilwoman raises funds for caps and gowns

Mickie Luna uses an old family tamal recipe to help the community.

Photo provided by Vicki Fortino


United Way’s 2018 Gala raises $70,000

Over 150 guests gathered in support of United Way at their annual gala. The funds raised will go to local nonprofit partners.

Patrice Kuerschner with Emmaus House thanks Bob Tiffany of Tiffany Motors.

Children and Youth

12 Days of Giving brings in $128,500 to nonprofits in 2016 Campaign

Annual fundraiser targets five 'essential service' nonprofits that help with basic human needs in San Benito County