Nov 7, 2013
Monterey County Herald
Smoke from prescribed burn near Hollister visible for miles
Looking northeast from Fisherman's Wharf in Monterey at a prescribed burn south of Hollister on private property in the Gabilan Range on Nov. 7, 2013.
Cal Fire to conduct prescribed burn near Hollister
Officials with CAL FIRE said they will conduct a prescribed burn on private property south of Hollister and west of Paicines on Sunday, Oct. 27, according to a news release.
Restaurant chefs, wineries, and more participate in San Benito Olive Festival
It's time for the first annual San Benito Olive Festival, Saturday Oct. 19 from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. The event takes place at the historic Paicines Ranch about 12 miles south of Hollister .
Olives not alone in San Benito festival spotlight
Handcrafted oil from San Benito County-grown olives is just the beginning of the artisanal treats awaiting at the San Benito Olive Festival; gourmet chocolates, regional dried Blenheim apricots, area wineries and other local products also get their turns to shine.
Buzz for New Olive Festival Grows
The inaugural San Benito Olive Festival, planned for next month, will feature award-winning olive oils, premium chocolates, Hollister-grown dried Blenheim apricots and local wines.