Racing Time performing. Photo courtesy of Amalia Ellis

Local Hollister rock band to perform at Mission 10 Race

The band is made up of high school students who primarily write and perform their own music.

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Government / Politics

San Juan Bautista Council Members Adopt Ordinance to Temporarily Ban Marijuana

The ordinance bans the sales, cultivation, and delivery of marijuana. City council members are currently working on a Cannabis Ordinance and will be holding a public hearing the draft on Dec. 6.

City council members at the Nov. 21 City Council Meeting

Government / Politics

San Juan Bautista City Council Members Address Brown Act Violations

Council members recounted the communication that led to the alleged Brown Act violations.

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Government / Politics

San Juan Bautista Council Members Introduce Cannabis Ordinance Draft.

Drafted by Victor Gomez of Pinnacle Strategy, this is the first time members of the public had access to the ordinance.

San Juan City Council met Nov. 8 to continue last week's meeting, which was cancelled mid-meeting. Laura Romero photo

Government / Politics

San Juan Bautista Council discusses last meeting’s sudden adjournment, Mayor attempts to remove Planning Commissioner

The Mayor's attempted removal of planning commissioner John Hopper causes confusion among audience members. The agenda item is set to be moved to a future meeting.

San Juan Bautista Strategic Planning Committee members listen to a presentation by Leslie Austin of APAL Climate Action Team

Business / Economy

APAL Climate  Action Team approaches San Juan Bautista on clean energy efforts

The committee will be making a recommendation to move forward with the project at the next city council meeting.

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Business / Economy

San Juan Bautista City Council Hires Interim City Manager

The interim city manager will also help council members find and hire a permanent replacement.

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Business / Economy

SJB council addresses Rancho Vista Development concerns, city manager resigns

Concerns were raised after Meritage Homes, a proposed development in San Juan Bautista, reconfigured its lots

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Agriculture

San Juan Bautista holds marijuana workshop

Issues included land use and revenue generation through different taxes and development fees

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Agriculture

San Juan to hold cannabis special meeting

The June 14 study session will address issues such as proposed bans, security issues and more

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Business / Economy

San Juan Bautista City Council adopts ordinance to regulate at-home businesses

The ordinace will help regulate the types of businesses a person can run out of their home

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Agriculture

Living History Days in San Juan Bautista

Attendees step back in time at the Living History Days event held in San Juan Bautista

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Business / Economy

City of History Grapples With Preserving Its Charm

Some residents oppose City Council's approval of a gas station, mini-mart and fast food restaurant on the corner of Hwy 156 and The Alameda.