San Juan Bautista

A map of parks in San Juan Bautista. The city's Strategic Planning Committee is working on a parks masterplan.

San Juan Bautista's Strategic Planning Committee has broad task

San Juan Bautista Strategic Planning Committee develops plans for city's future.

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Ambitious fundraising goal set for a milestone year at the YMCA of the San Benito County

Financial assistance for memberships, summer camp, diabetes prevention, summer camp and more supported through donations to the Annual Campaign

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View of Bear Gulch Reservoir

Pinnacles seeks local youth for paid weekend positions

Pinnacles National Park is seeking local youth interns of ages 18 - 35 for a paid position on weekends/holidays this Spring!

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Jon Mansmith delights attendees at Historical Society with San Juan Bautista stories

Jon Mansmith, founder of Mansmith's BBQ Sauce and Gourmet Spices, recalls simpler, happier time, growing up in San Juan Bautista

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Carmen and Frank Pérez at Mission San Juan Bautista. Photo courtesy of Donna Silva (DLynn Photography).

SJB Couple is Golden Together

On March 18, long-time, San Juan residents, Frank and Carmen Pérez, will celebrate 50 yrs. of marriage

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Drew McAlister, center, president of the Aromas-San Juan Unified School District board of trustees, talks to those attending the State of the District meeting Wednesday night at San Juan School. At right is Superintendent Michele Huntoon. At left is trustee Jose Flores.

Parents, students, teachers hear state of Aromas-San Juan Unified School District report

The Aromas-San Juan Unified School district is in good shape, but there's plenty of room for improvement.

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Calling Community Members to bring Bath Tubs

Calling all community members to bring Bath Tubs!

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San Juan Bautista City Council begins process to hire permanent city manager

San Juan Bautista begins search for permanent city manager.

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Bill's Bullpen Free Comic Book Day 2018

Every year on the first Saturday of May is Free Comic Book Day. Come celebrate May 5th, 2018 with free comic books, costumed super heroes, and great prizes at Bill's Bullpen for Free Comic Book Day 2018.

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Bus tour members sample a variety of products made from raw goat milk at Evergreen Acres Dairy.

Busloads of tourists visit San Benito County organic ag operations

The tour of San Benito County organic farming operations was organized by EcoFarm, a conference held in Monterey every year.

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 Free food is given out twice a month at the Aromas

Aromas nonprofit makes sure no one goes hungry

Aromas nonprofit offers free food to needy twice a month.

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The five housing lots in phase 7 of the Rancho Vista housing development are seen on the lower right in this landscaping map.

Rancho Vista development back to five lots in phase 7

San Juan Bautista City Council hears updates, approves issues relating the Rancho Vista housing development

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San Juan Bautista resident Jolene Cosio addresses the San Juan Bautista City Council during a discussion Tuesday night on postponing a hearing to remove Planning Commission Chairman John Hopper.

Hearing to remove San Juan Bautista Planning Commission chairman reset for Feb. 21

The San Juan Bautista City Council postponed a hearing to remove planning Commission Chairman John Hopper Tuesday night. The hearing is now set for the Feb. 21 City Council meeting.

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Pain at the pump...will the new tax survive the 2018 repeal vote?

Statewide Office Candidates Are Coming to Hollister

With gas tax hikes being recent history, California voters are only months away from a possible repeal. Meet the candidates face-to-face to learn their visions California’s future.

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Ramona Hill stands in the dance studio and performance area at Credo Studio in San Juan Bautista.

Credo Studio in San Juan Bautista celebrates its first year

Credo Studio in San Juan Bautista is a center for creativity and the arts for both youth and adults.

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Margot Tankersley, owner of Margot's Ice Cream Shop in San Juan Bautista, makes an ice cream cone at the shop.

Chamber recognizes San Juan Bautista ice cream shop

Margot's Ice Cream Shop in San Juan Bautista wins Business of the Year honors from San Benito County Chamber of Commerce.

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Photo provided by Pinnacles National Park

Pinnacles National Park seeks new interns and Ranger Corps members

Pinnacles National Park is hiring youth for a Trails Internship, a Habitat Restoration Internship, and Ranger Corps positions.

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35th Annual Mission 10 Race - January 27, 2018

Popular Mission 10 Race takes off Jan. 27

Registration (http://mission10.racemine.com) now open for 35th Annual Mission 10 Race, sponsored by Hollister Rotary Club. All proceeds benefit local scholarships and charities

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Kinship office is now located in the Ross Building, 345 5th St. in Hollister. Google Photos

Kinship Center Opens New Office for Foster and Adoptive training and support

Kinship has opened up an office in downtown Hollister. Families can now get the training and support to become a foster or adoptive family, locally.

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Jim West, second from left, was selected as mayor of San Juan Bautista for 2018 at Tuesday night's City Council meeting. John Freeman, right, will serve as vice mayor.

San Juan Bautista City Council hears plan to fix contaminated water

The San Juan Bautista City Council heard a report on how the city could fix its problem of nitrate-contaminated water.

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