BL Special Report

BL SPECIAL REPORT: CSAs win war of words as county capitulates and repairs roads

With over $600,000 in selective reserve accounts and after years of heated debate, county service areas get long-awaited maintenance work.

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Government / Politics

Statewide crime initiative gains local support

A statewide initiative to change portions of three crime-related laws is picking up steam in the local region.

Government / Politics

Councilman Jim Gillio denies allegations of misconduct in a lawsuit filed by a former Gilroy co-worker

As he kicks off a round of meet & greets in his campaign for a San Benito County Board of Supervisors seat, the retired Gilroy Police Capt. says what’s alleged never happened…


Business Council discusses support of growth in Hollister

The San Benito County Business Council discussed growth and its support for the temporary growth management plan, as well as the Roberts Ranch project.

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Government / Politics

Gillio selected for council from among 9 applicants

Local businessman will fill council seat vacated by Roy Sims, and will serve the 18 months remaining on the term

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Government / Politics

Gillio selected as District 4 councilman

Hollister City Council held public interviews of 9 candidates



Fairhaven Orchards weathers challenges to thrive worldwide

The Rajkovich family continues a farming tradition that started in 1958 off Highway 25