Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

Children and Youth

Hollister Recreation hosts second annual Treat Streets

The first 800 participants will receive an official Treat Streets bag filled with goodies.

Swank Farms' Lights and Frights is open for a few more nights on Oct. 25-27 and Halloween evening. Photos by Robert Eliason.

San Benito Lifestyle

Swank Farms’ Lights and Frights departs on Halloween

Looking for a little excitement? Try Swank Farms' Lights and Frights.

Downtown was packed with costumed parents and children during the Oct. 31 Treat Streets event. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Children and Youth

Treat Streets event a success

Big turnout pleases organizers.

Tour guides lead a group on a Ghost Walk through San Juan Bautista. Photo by Carmel de Bertaut.

Sports & Recreation

San Juan Bautista Ghost Walk visits haunted locations

Guides lead tours of six places the undead have gathered.

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San Benito County Free Library celebrates Fall with pumpkin patch

All community members invited to visit.

Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

Children and Youth

Hollister Recreation to host “Treat Streets” downtown

Event features contests, music and candy.



Searching for the perfect pumpkin

With October coming to an end, grab your family and friends and head out to one of four pumpkin patches located in San Benito County

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Art & Culture

ARTI-Culture invites Zombies to local event

Zombie Crawl expected to occur in downtown Hollister

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Children and Youth

Police department offers Halloween safety tips

Children should be supervised and drivers should exercise caution on the busy night

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Art & Culture

Frightening Fun at the San Benito County Free Library

To celebrate the Halloween season, the library will host a series of programs for families and young patrons. The fun includes seasonal crafts, a spooky parade, and Harry Potter Trivia Night

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Police / Fire

Police chief, superintendent discourage clowning around

The recent trend of scary clowns terrorizing towns around the country prompts police chief, high school superintendent to warn against scaring small children

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Why no school on Halloween?

Halloween will no longer be celebrated, starting this school year, at the Hollister School District.


Sports & Recreation

Exploring San Benito County- Fall Family Fun at Swank Farms

Fall is in full swing at Swank Farms and If you are a Halloween lover, looking for a place to take some cute fall family photos or just a fun outing with the kids, it’s a great fall tradition to start with family and friends here in San Benito County.