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

Entertainment: Jazz @ Gavilan concert Sept. 28

2019-09-22T09:06:19-07:00

Event raises funds for college's music department   By Marty Cheek Gavilan College celebrates its centennial all year with a series of special events. Among them is a concert bringing to the campus many top-shelf jazz musicians [...]

Entertainment: Jazz @ Gavilan concert Sept. 282019-09-22T09:06:19-07:00

Gavilan College celebrates 100 years with red carpet gala

2019-09-22T10:01:52-07:00

Some alumni came from across the country to visit the Gilroy campus they haven't seen in decades Photo courtesy Jan Janes/Gavilan CollegeGavilan College Centennial Gala attendees check out banners depicting the college's history by the decade. [...]

Gavilan College celebrates 100 years with red carpet gala2019-09-22T10:01:52-07:00

Grant Applications Now Being Accepted for the Rotary Club of Morgan Hill’s Community and Hearts of Rotary Programs

2019-09-11T15:15:27-07:00

Grants must be used within the boundaries of the Morgan Hill Unified School District, typically from $250 to $2,500   By David Allen David Allen Over the years, the Rotary Club of Morgan Hill has [...]

Grant Applications Now Being Accepted for the Rotary Club of Morgan Hill’s Community and Hearts of Rotary Programs2019-09-11T15:15:27-07:00

One Step Closer offers helps participants tackle challenges

2019-09-07T09:58:33-07:00

Horsemanship show provides opportunity to shine Photo courtesy Paula PykeOne Step Closer participant Andres demonstrates balance exercises while riding Noah. Volunteer Pam Peterson leads. By Donna Lane Getting on a horse can be intimidating for [...]

One Step Closer offers helps participants tackle challenges2019-09-07T09:58:33-07:00

Guest column by Dr. Kathleen Rose: Gavilan holds year-long celebration for 100 years educating the community

2019-09-07T09:58:15-07:00

By Dr. Kathleen Rose The first day of fall semester is always special at Gavilan College. It’s a time when new students, many who have never attended college before, many the first in their families to attend [...]

Guest column by Dr. Kathleen Rose: Gavilan holds year-long celebration for 100 years educating the community2019-09-07T09:58:15-07:00

Around Town . . . by Robert Airoldi: Nonprofit helps students start school feeling good about themselves

2019-09-07T09:57:35-07:00

“Fit for Fall is a back-to-school clothing drive for the underprivileged served families." By Robert Airoldi More than 280 youths from underprivileged families in South Valley got a wonderful start to the new school year. They stepped [...]

Around Town . . . by Robert Airoldi: Nonprofit helps students start school feeling good about themselves2019-09-07T09:57:35-07:00