As part of the Veterans Voices of San Benito County Project, with funding help from the California Arts Council, the local arts council has overseen a mural project on the Veterans Memorial Building in downtown Hollister. On May 19, the San Benito Arts Council held a Community Block Party, featuring music and the screening of a film about the mural created by Phillip Ray Orabuena. Photos by Robert Eliason.
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Two local residents—one released from prison earlier this year and the other a downtown Hollister business owner—were arrested for failing to register as sex offenders with San Benito County authorities, according to the sheriff’s office.