A taste of Hawaii is at Ohana Shave Ice in downtown Hollister.“We want to bring the flavors of the island to the mainland,” said Karina Hernandez, who with husband, Peter, opened the stylish eatery less than two weeks ago.The...
Collecting is more than a passion for Hollister antiques dealer, Sherry Dolfin.“It’s an affliction,” said the proprietor of Sherry’s Adoptable Dolls & Antiques at 890 San Benito Street, between smothered bursts of laughter.Dolfin, and business partner, Claudia Arnold, are...
Arcade video games and an ambrosial selection of fizzy drinks are the stuff of dreams to an eighties kid, and for both, there is Sweet Machine, San Juan Bautista’s newest business in its historic downtown.Classic games like Millipede, Frogger,...
A PV2 Energy representative addressed speculation about downsizing the Panoche Valley Solar Farm project at a county meeting Tuesday.PV2 Energy, the corporation constructing the solar farm, has secured approximately 26,000 acres for the project, with around 3,200 acres being...
While California takes steps toward saving the environment, restaurants need to catch up.Walk out of a restaurant with leftovers and you’re likely carrying styrofoam containers with plastic utensils and straws. All of which could end up in a landfill...
The San Benito County Business Council is set to host the 2017 County Water Information Forum on April 21.The event is expected to feature national, state, regional and local experts to inform the community on the state of local...
Photos by Nick LovejoyThe McDonald’s restaurant on San Felipe Road is set to undergo a complete rebuild in the next couple months.“That store opened in November 1980, 36 years ago,” said Owner Gary Carlisle. “McDonald’s has changed a lot....
If you’ve ever dreamed about starting your own business, now might be the perfect time to make it a reality.Startup Challenge Monterey Bay, a business competition for entrepreneurs and startups, is now open and accepting applications. The event is...
The Gilroy Chamber of Commerce held it’s monthly mixer at Bonfante Collision Center where nearly 70 people gathered to network and help raise money for the Gilroy Compassion Center. More than $700 was raised as a result of the mixer. The Chamber’s monthly mixer partners a host business with a local nonprofit in order to provide awareness and needed revenue for the nonprofit organization. The monthly event creates an environment for networking and helps create a strong local economy.
Owners of Anytime Fitness Russ and Jaime Allen celebrated the additional space they recently added to their Gilroy facility, nearly doubling the floor space. Additional new machines and a second classroom make it even more convenient and easier to use to achieve your workout goals. Located at 755 First St., managers Brad Gwinn and Christopher Madewell invite you to stop in for a tour.

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Race of the year

The Rotary Club of Hollister knows how to ring in the New Year, and they do it with a running start.

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Robotics team wins NASA grant

San Benito High School’s Robotics Team recently won a $5,000 grant from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration that will allow the...