Brush fire near Coyote Golf Course
CalFire and Morgan Hill Fire Department pesonnel are responding to a brush fire near Coyote Creek Golf Course north of Morgan Hill.
South County churches show ‘unity’ on safe reopening
A coalition of South County churches issued a “statement of unity” that promises to continue to follow local public health guidelines for reopening, even though places of worship in neighboring counties have begun to open their doors again.
Local advocate appointed CEO of national nonprofit
Nicole Hemmenway of Morgan Hill was appointed CEO of the U.S. Pain Foundation by its Board of Directors.
Virtual meetings aid businesses
The City of Morgan Hill Economic Development team is hosting a virtual series of Business Resiliency Roundtables in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Rail plan goes ‘all in’ for Central Valley
The California High-Speed Rail Authority this month released a draft of its required biennial business plan update that dumps all of its available funds into the Central Valley.
30th District election offers November preview
The May 3 primary vote in the 30th Assembly District will offer a preview of the November ballot. One-term incumbent Robert Rivas, a Democrat elected in 2018, faces Republican Gregory Swett. Both will also be on the ballot in November. Rivas, a former San Benito County...
Local Scene: Civil grand jury, Wildflower Run
The Santa Clara County's Office of Women's Policy is offering $75,000 worth of civic engagement mini-grants to local residents who want to organize their communities to promote civic engagement and participatory democracy in honor of the legacy created by the women who fought for the 19th amendment.
Two injured in Morgan Hill shooting
Morgan Hill Police are looking for the suspect or suspects involved in a Thursday night shooting that left two injured, according to authorities. One of the victims was critically injured. About 8:12pm Feb. 20, MHPD officers were dispatched to the area of Cochrane Road and...
Cochrane center plans reviewed
The so-called “retail apocalypse” that has struck the nation has forced the owners of the Cochrane Commons shopping center to rethink the last phase of its build-out. The Morgan Hill Planning Commission on Feb. 11 reviewed conceptual plans for residential units, an assisted living facility...
Voting begins in Santa Clara County
The official March 3 Primary Election Day is more than a week away, but vote-by-mail ballots are already piling up at the Santa Clara County board of elections. Some voting centers will be open for business on Saturday, Feb. 22. This year, for the first...