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SAN BENITO MAYORAL RACE: Hernandez, Sanchez share opposing views on bettering city

By FRANCISCO E. JIMENEZ Staff Writer reporter@sbnewspaper.com The San Benito mayoral race is already one for the ages – incumbent Joe H. Hernandez, who has never lost an election for mayor, faces challenger Celeste Zepeda Sanchez, who for three terms served on the City Commission alongside Hernandez and now looks to be elected the town’s …

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Team’s playoff success means good business for local merchants

By FRANCISCO E. JIMENEZ Staff Writer reporter@sbneawspaper.com The San Benito Economic Development Corporation will be hosting its third monthly Downtown Merchants Meeting at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 30. Scheduled at the Law Office of Randall P. Crane on the corner of Robertson and Sam Houston in downtown San Benito, EDC Executive Director Solomon Torres …

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PRESENCE FELT: Southwest Key renovations aiding local businesses

By FRANCISCO E. JIMENEZ Staff Writer reporter@sbnewspaper.com As the former Dolly Vinsant Memorial Hospital is currently undergoing renovations for Southwest Key Programs, a non-profit organization which will provide shelter for unaccompanied minors entering the United States, local businesses in San Benito may be reaping the benefits. The shelter will create approximately 23 new jobs, not …

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CONSIDER THIS: Cater more to the youth

By MICHAEL RODRIGUEZ Managing Editor editor@sbnewspaper.com I’ve been known to write five or six drafts before I finally decide on what will occupy this space. Understand that there’s much I have to consider before penning “Consider This,” including the events that transpire throughout the week and whether such happenings are worth putting pen to paper. …

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