Historic conservation partnership preserves nearly 1K acres

2019-12-01T08:27:36-08:00

Open space now protected as ‘last chance’ landscape between mountain ranges Photo courtesy David MaukHikers enjoy a view of Coyote Valley. By Donna Lane Score one for the environment. With recent wildfires, “wind events,” and [...]

Historic conservation partnership preserves nearly 1K acres2019-12-01T08:27:36-08:00

Your Garden . . . with Kate Russell: You can leave autumn leaves right where they have quietly fallen

2019-12-01T08:37:52-08:00

Autumn leaves make excellent compost. Mix “brown” material with equal parts “green” material By Kate Russell As Morgan Hill trees drop their leaves in autumn, you might want to consider a few things before you rake them [...]

Your Garden . . . with Kate Russell: You can leave autumn leaves right where they have quietly fallen2019-12-01T08:37:52-08:00

Your Garden . . . with Kate Russell: Now is the time of year to plant varieties of onions in Gilroy gardens

2019-11-09T08:22:36-08:00

Most onion diseases are related to excessive moisture Kate Russell Autumn is the best time for Gilroy gardeners to plant onions, scallions, and shallots. Onion bulbs are classified by color: white, yellow, or red. Those [...]

Your Garden . . . with Kate Russell: Now is the time of year to plant varieties of onions in Gilroy gardens2019-11-09T08:22:36-08:00

City note: Watering limits now in effect

2019-11-07T06:54:47-08:00

City seeks to avoid or minimize the effects of drought By Staff Report Watering in Morgan Hill is now limited to before 9 a.m. and after 7 p.m. Wednesdays only, according Andi Borowski, environmental services officer with [...]

City note: Watering limits now in effect2019-11-07T06:54:47-08:00

Take a Hike  . . . with Mike Monroe: Enjoy a visit to Andy’s Orchard and learn about fruit stands history

2019-10-26T12:46:36-07:00

When Monterey Road was U.S. 101 there was a gauntlet of fruit stands along this busy thoroughfare By Mike Monroe About 10 years ago, Donna Brodsky wrote a book, "San Martin — Then & Now," featuring sketches [...]

Take a Hike  . . . with Mike Monroe: Enjoy a visit to Andy’s Orchard and learn about fruit stands history2019-10-26T12:46:36-07:00

Young people urge leaders to take climate change action

2020-01-17T09:37:48-08:00

Sept. 20 rally at city hall plaza part of global action taken by children and teens Photo by Marty CheekFrom left to right, students Nicki Kantor and Riley Barela, of San Martin Gwinn; and Sofia Ramirez [...]

Young people urge leaders to take climate change action2020-01-17T09:37:48-08:00