Rebecca Salinas tutoring at the San Benito County Free Library. File Photo.

Community Opinions

COMMENTARY: The incredible Rebecca Salinas

Natalya Gallion writes about Rebecca Salinas, who after 35 years in education still found time to teach English as a second language at the San Benito County Free Library.

Salud Para La Gente helping farmworkers who lost wages due to the COVID-19 pandemic with financial assistance to obtain $1,500 at a workshop hosted at Southside School. Photo courtesy of Paula Bonilla.

Health

Southside School hosting monthly COVID-19 workshops

Health Program Coordinator Paula Bonilla hopes to give Spanish-speaking community members the tools to protect themselves.

Padres toman fotos de los estudiantes que fueron reclasificados. Fotos por Noe Magaña.

Children and Youth

La escuela Calaveras reclasifica grupo de estudiantes en programa aprendizaje del idioma Inglés

Director de la escuela dice que el crecimiento es gracias al enfoque en la escritura durante el año.

Baudelio Banuelos, Victor's grandfather. The little girl in the photo is Victor's cousin Mia Ramirez. The photo was taken in 2017. Photo courtesy Victor Sanchez

Agriculture

BenitoLink Junior Journalism Project: Baudelio Banuelos

Seventh grader Victor Sanchez writes about why he admires his grandfather, Baudelio Banuelos who lives in Mexico.

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Hola! BenitoLink adds Spanish translation option

Google translation feature now works on all pages of the website

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Children and Youth

Discover bilingual story time

San Benito County Free Library (SBCFL) and Fir

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Schools & Education

Study Spanish in Spain this Summer with Gavilan College – free information session

Come to an orientation meeting to learn about the opportunity to study Spanish at the Giralda Center in Seville, Spain this summer. Classes are offered at levels from beginning to advanced, and students may earn up to 5 transferable units. The program inc