It’s often said that there is no love quite as fierce, pure or deep as a mother’s love for her child. On Feb. 16, Gina Agredano proved that her love for her son, Jose, has no limits. An incoming...
Just weeks after the motorcycle rally took over downtown Hollister, the streets yet again were the stage for a parade of impressive machinery. On Saturday, the 31st annual Street Festival and Car Show flooded the district with more than...
Rough roads and crowded highways took center stage at a congenial lunch-and-learn community discussion session held by the San Benito County Chamber of Commerce July 12.Chamber members met at the stylish, new Marriott Hotel at 390 Gateway Drive in...
After receiving comments from residents during a public hearing, San Benito County supervisors on Tuesday delayed the approval of a cannabis business ordinance.The item, which deals with cannabis cultivation for medical use only, will be continued to the...
In between the mighty waves of the Central Coast and the majestic heights of Yosemite, is Casa de Fruta in the Pacheco Valley, a roadside oasis along Highway 152 that has been offering commuters and holidaymakers a chance to...
County supervisors Tuesday awarded a $20 million jail expansion construction contract to Montana-based Sletten Construction.In May, San Benito County gave close to $1 million to construction management firm Vanir Construction. According to Vanir’s proposal, the project is expected to...
The new West Hills Water Treatment Plant, off Union Road by the San Justo Reservoir will begin operation mid-August, ahead of its anticipated opening at the end of the year.The $30 million plant will improve drinking water to approximately...
The City of Hollister’s new Treasurer Geri Johnson is no stranger to the machinations of government. She worked for the city for nearly 30 years and now she’s back to sign city checks.“When I first started I wasn’t sure...
San Benito County Supervisors received a disconcerting update about the Panoche Valley Solar Farm on Tuesday.“They raped and pillaged us again,” Supervisor Jerry Muenzer said about the 26,000-acre solar  project in San Benito County that promised to generate...
Hollister Police arrested four juvenile males Friday after responding to a report of a burglary in progress at Cerra Vista Elementary School.On July 14, officers arrested four juveniles, two 17-year olds, one 15-year old and one 12-year old, and...

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Here at Live Oak Adult day Services, we recently read aloud a page of fun facts about the various inventions of the 1900s. We...

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BLM limits target shooting countywide

The Federal Bureau of Land Management is limiting target shooting on public lands in San Benito County starting Saturday.In a press release dated July...