Published in the August 30 – September 12, 2017 issue of Morgan Hill Life


Photo courtesy Kimberly Beare
Martin Murphy Middle School students, staff and family watch the Aug. 21 solar eclipse.

Main story: Solar eclipse awes students, provides great teaching moment

Nonprofit profile: Youth get a chance to perform at annual Rock for a Reason

Guest column by Trina Hineser: San Martin tries to maintain its rural quality

Editorial: Love conquers hate as locals walk together for peace

The Bigger Picture . . . with Marty Cheek: Learning that fame isn’t worth the ultimate price one must pay

Around Town . . . with Robert Airoldi: Anonymous donor buys MH firefighters’ breakfast at Scrambl’z

Chamber by Brittney Sherman: The Shop Hop is chamber’s newest event

August Chamber Mixer — Heritage Bank’s Car Show

Photo by Chris Foster
Actors, from left, Lindsay Sommers, Rebecca Reynolds, Paetra Rottman and Krista Warner, in their “Follies” costumes.

Music in the Air . . . with Mark ‘Fenny’ Fenichel: Australian singer ALFIO makes one stop on West Coast – in Morgan Hill

Your Estate . . . with James Ward: What if they evicted your mom?

Entertainment: Step back in time with South Valley Civic Theatre’s ‘Follies’

Profile: New top cop vows commitment to Gilroy community and South Valley

Your Garden . . . with Kate Russell: Tips for preparing your Morgan Hill garden for autumn growing season

Take a Hike . . . with Mike Monroe: Kids celebrate the heritage of the Amah Mutsun people at Chitactac Park

CALENDAR: Published in the August 30 – September 12, 2017 issue of Morgan Hill Life

Robert Airoldi

Robert Airoldi

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