The $250,000 cost to renovate the Briggs building is so high, according to Adam Goldstone, because no one needs the work and they can bid whatever they want.. Photos by John Chadwell.

Business / Economy

County Parks & Recreation Commission sends $600k in restoration projects to supervisors for approval

Costs to renovate county properties skyrockets because skilled workers are in short supply as County Parks & Recreation Commission approves $600,000 in renovations to supervisors for consideration.

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Children and Youth

Suspected arson may delay Babe Ruth season by weeks

Two men were seen fleeing from the fire scene and are suspected of attempted burglary of Babe Ruth League snack bar and then deliberately setting fire to a tool shed. Damage to nearby light may delay baseball season.

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Children and Youth

Annual VFW Easter egg hunt Saturday

VFW-sponsored event at Vets' Park is open to children ages 2 to 10 years old

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Children and Youth

Hollister U16 soccer team to face Los Gatos powerhouse Sunday

Undefeated Hollister needs to tie or win in order to secure league championship

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Eagle Scout project results in new pergola at Vets Skate Park

Eagle candidate hopes to see the pergola dedicated to a veteran

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Children and Youth

VFW easter egg hunt at Vet’s Park

Annual event allows children from 2 to 10 the chance to collect eggs a day ahead of Easter

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Children and Youth

Supervisors OK skate park expansion, lease extension with city

Facility will expand into existing basketball courts

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Government / Politics

Skate park expansion among Monday’s city council agenda items

Council to request Hwy. 25 expansion be moved back to list so it can get state, federal funding

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Children and Youth

Hollister Little League opens fall ball registration

The seven-week league is offered to kids age 5-12