San Juan Bautista is a city that prides itself on its history and its preservation of artifacts from long ago. Its state historic park features several structures built in the 1800s, meticulously maintained, highlighted by its 15th...
The idea of a white picket fence surrounding a home may have died out after the midcentury, but this Hollister home may have the next best thing. Located at 830 Los Viboras Road, this...
Wine is a quest. And making great wine is the quest of a lifetime.  Just ask Josh Jensen, founder of Calera Winery, one of the world’s most renowned producers of pinot noir. In 1974,...
John White remembers living in San Jose when the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake struck the state. He had just gotten home from his job at IBM and was turning on the TV to catch the World Series.
At the end of a cul-de-sac lies this resort-like home. Located at 1651 Quail Run in Hollister, the five-bedroom, four-bath, 3,738-square-foot home was built in 1989, and sits in a gated community.
The story of the car that can fly, float and do whatever is needed to save the day has been a children’s classic for generations. Chitty Chitty Bang Bang was written in 1964 by...
This Hollister home has the privacy of a luxury neighborhood coupled with the opportunity of country property. The 3,400-square-foot, four bedroom, four bath home at 1155 Stony Brook Drive features a five-acre property that...
It is a well-known phrase among foodies and wine lovers—food pairings. Meant to enhance the taste buds, food paired with wine is a common finding at wineries and food festivals.  But...
The largest and heaviest bird in the world is also the fastest on land. Ostriches can grow to 9 feet tall and weigh more than 300 pounds. While they can’t fly, somehow they can...
For the car hobbyist, this Hollister home recently put on the market is right up their alley. Located at 658 Oak Canyon Court, the home features an oversized driveway that leads up to a...

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Hollister venturing crew returns from Louisiana trek

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Thousands of people descended on a Ferguson Road ranch Aug. 7-11 to check out barrel racing, bull riding, bucking broncos and other...