Click on headlines below to read stories and columns in the February 10 – 23, 2021 issue

Main story: Longtime local public servant, farmer, Sig Sanchez dies

Nonprofit profiles: Morgan Hill restaurants support frontline workers

Guest column by Heather Geddes: Silicon Valley Reads opens up public discussion on theme of ‘connecting’

Editorial: Growth of tourism will help build South Valley’s economy

Around Town … with Robert Airoldi: Internet, cell outage hits Morgan Hill causing major disruptions

Santa Clara County now in ‘purple tier’ to open economy with fewer restrictions

Women Leaders … with Kelly Barbazette: Teen authors novel to help youths battling Tourette’s Syndrome, bullying

‘Connect in the South Valley’ story contest offers $1,000 prize to local writers

Your Estate … with James Ward: Know the differences between estate planning and elder law

Community Voices … with Robert Shorey: An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure, so get the vaccine

Downtown with David Dindak: Wow, what a crazy 2020, let’s delete that one from the books

Pandemic forces cancellation of this year’s Mushroom Mardi Gras

Photo Op: Cardboard cutouts at Betto’s Bistro