Vintage Camper Trailers club founder Paul Lacitinola poses near a trailer at Casa De Fruta. Photo by Noe Magaña.

San Benito Lifestyle

Vintage Camper Trailers club founder speaks on hobby-turned-business

Paul Lacitinola plans Vintage Trailer Fest Rockabilly Rally for June.

Tim Murray poses in front of his 1978 GMC motorhome on March 6 at a gathering of the Vintage Camper Trailers club. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Transportation

Vintage trailer enthusiasts gather at Casa De Fruta

Four days of seminars demonstrate techniques in painting, lighting and other repairs.

Restoration work continues at the Mabie Northside Skilled Nursing Facility in Hollister after December rain flooded the building and displaced 46 residents. Photo by John Chadwell.

Health

Flooded nursing facility to reopen in February

Restoration includes flooring, repairing drywall and removing asbestos.

The fund has raised more than $1 million so far to restore the mission. It will be a multi-million dollar project and will be done in phases. Courtesy of Mission San Juan Bautista Preservation Fund.

Nonprofits

Nonprofit group raises money and works to restore Mission San Juan Bautista

A nonprofit group is geared up to raise money to restore Mission San Juan Bautista.

Farmer Paul Hain explains the day’s tasks to group of volunteers

Agriculture

Hain Ranch Streamside Planting Benefits Farm and Wildlife

A riparian restoration project on a Tres Pinos ranch demonstrates public-private partnerships that benefit agriculture, wildlife, and the community.