Overcoming 2020 by building for the future

BenitoLink's fall Pledge of Champions fundraiser sets the stage for the coming year.

Just before COVID-19 came into our lives, BenitoLink team members met for a strategy session. Left to right: John Chadwell, Kaitlyn Fontaine, Robert Eliason, retreat coach Kathleen Sheridan, Carmel de Bertaut and intern Erika Piña on the far right. Photo by Leslie David.


Local news providers enjoy serving but need support

BenitoLink joins in on Giving Tuesday with $2,000 match. Oh! Now the match is up to $2,500!


Pledge of Champions 2019 continues

Readers play an important role in the health of their own community news. Their support helps us continue reporting on local government, education, transportation, housing, and other important topics.

Hollister Downtown Association members listen to presentations by San Benito County news providers. Photos by Leslie David.

Business / Economy

Members eat and learn about local news at HDA breakfast

Online-only news sources speak on serving the public.

Knight Foundation President and CEO Alberto Ibargüen opens the Forum with a forceful and alarming presentation. Photo by Leslie David.


Knight Media Forum: Local news relationships lead to trust

Miami conference focuses on keeping readers informed.

CMAP TV's Ian Slattery runs Adam Breen and the BenitoLink staff through the news capabilities of the iphone.  L.David photo

San Benito Lifestyle

Onward! BenitoLink Marches Forward

The BenitoLink team looks back at progress made and an expanding staff.


Business / Economy

BenitoLink offers locally-brewed news

National online news group likens the expansion of local independent online news to the regional craft beer movement

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Knight Foundation Continues its Support for BenitoLink

Local experiment in new media has gained national recognition, but needs local support to survive