Our Economy

Doty talks garlic to the three judges and timer

4 San Benito businesses make Startup Challenge finals

One "venture" and three "main street" businesses named finalists in Startup Challenge Monterey Bay

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County marijuana cultivation ordinance on track

Board of Supervisors briefed on progress of marijuana cultivation ordinance as next public hearing set for May 23

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Recycled water adds to local supply

Better quality water produces high quality wastewater for recycled water effort. Adds to local water supply.

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OPINION: Step up your business public relations efforts

Six ways businesses can promote their brand, products

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View of Santa Ana Peak from the B&Rorchard

Blenheim Apricots as an Easter treat

With dried fruit or sauces, San Benito County's apricots can be enjoyed year-round

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2017 San Benito County Water Forum

Hear from federal, state and local experts status of agricultural water allocations, the drought, local flooding, groundwater sustainability, water supply & quality projects and more!

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OPINION: The good news and bad news about the county's per capita personal income

This economic indicator for San Benito County was high in the short run, but low in the long run where it really counts. Can we turn it around?

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A rendition of what the proposed center would look like. While nothing is yet set in stone the pools would be located on the soon to be Nash bypass road.

Supporters of aquatic center float a funding idea

Hollister for Aquatics nonprofit says $8 million each would be required from the city and county

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Brad Barbeau of CSUMB helps entrepreneurs work on their five minute pitch.

San Benito County businesses take part in Startup Challenge

County residents are in there "pitching" with other Monterey Bay startup hopefuls

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New bill calls for reopening of Clear Creek

Congressman Jimmy Panetta and colleagues will try to pass legislation that would once again allow off-roaders access to the area and protect adjacent land by creating a wilderness area

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Blossom Hill Winery sold, to be renamed Alba Coast Winery

Purchase will add four million cases of growth capacity to Delicato Family Vineyards

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Business Council to host San Benito County Water Forum

April 21 water forum to feature national, state, regional and local experts to inform farmers, businesses, leaders, staff and community on the state of local water

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Community Conversation

Let us hear YOUR thoughts, ideas & concerns on services in San Benito County such as:

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"NOW IS THE TIME" Heathcare Documetary Screening

Free Documentary Movie Screening in Hollister

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Pajaro Compass Network Meeting

The Spring meeting of the Pajaro Compass Network will feature a presentation about the collaborative Salinas River Stream Maintenance Program.

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OPINION: County signs on for huge transportation tax increase

Desperate for road taxes, county supervisors back a bad plan rather than demand essential reform of the state budget process

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More than 370 county-issued checks remain un-cashed

Online tool allows locals to search for checks issued to them but un-cashed

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Supervisors to send letter in support of state bill to address local road repairs

County Board of Supervisors endorses SB-1, hoping monies will come back to county for road repairs

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Council discusses fees and effects on local businesses

City staff asks that the array of business licenses needs to be interpreted

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