About Marty Cheek

Marty Cheek is the publisher of Morgan Hill Life and Gilroy Life. He is also the co-author with Congressman Jerry McNerney of the book Clean Energy Nation: Freeing America From the Tyranny of Fossil Fuels. Email: [email protected] Phone: (408) 782-7575

Guest column by Marty Cheek: Many local small businesses face financial uncertainty during this global pandemic

2020-04-04T07:17:23-07:00

If you are financially able, we encourage you to help our local businesspeople By Marty Cheek We will not know the true magnitude of the coronavirus on the global society and economy for many months. If the [...]

Guest column by Marty Cheek: Many local small businesses face financial uncertainty during this global pandemic2020-04-04T07:17:23-07:00

Mushroom Mardi Gras, Garlic Festival canceled

2020-04-04T07:20:41-07:00

Freedom Fest board still deciding whether to hold some or all Fourth of July events By Marty Cheek Due to the public health restrictions from the coronavirus pandemic, South Valley nonprofit organizations are forced to cancel spring [...]

Mushroom Mardi Gras, Garlic Festival canceled2020-04-04T07:20:41-07:00

School bond, measure to allow two new hotels fail at ballot box

2020-03-08T17:09:37-07:00

Measure A opposition led by hoteliers, Measure I opposition by Silicon Valley Taxpayers Association Photo by Robert AiroldiA man demonstrating against the Measure I bond crosses the intersection of Butterfield Boulevard and East Dunne Avenue in [...]

School bond, measure to allow two new hotels fail at ballot box2020-03-08T17:09:37-07:00

Feds tell water agency to completely empty Anderson Lake

2020-03-08T17:01:00-07:00

Valley Water waiting for permits from at least three different agencies before they can begin work Morgan Hill Life file photoWater flows over the spillway of Anderson Dam after heavy rains drenched the South Valley in [...]

Feds tell water agency to completely empty Anderson Lake2020-03-08T17:01:00-07:00

Morgan Hill students have fun learning about science at 2020 fair

2020-02-23T05:43:54-08:00

About 75 experiments were exhibited in physics, engineering, math, biology and chemistry Photo by Marty CheekCategory judge Karen Gundy-Burlet talks to Martin Murphy student Gavin Mace at the 2020 South Valley Science and Engineering Fair. [...]

Morgan Hill students have fun learning about science at 2020 fair2020-02-23T05:43:54-08:00