In the first election of City Council members from districts, in Morgan Hill, with no incumbents running, two fresh faces will be seated on the city council. Yvonne Martínez-Béltran from District B and Julie Makrai Hutcheson from...
The future is bright for Gavilan College with the passing of a $248 million bond measure Nov. 6 as well as the election of three new members to its governing body. A combined 57...
Morgan Hill Unified School District’s governing body will welcome five new faces to its dais after the conclusion of the Nov. 6 election. First-time candidates Vanessa Sutter, Wendy Sullivan, John Horner and Carol Gittens...
Santa Clara County Sheriff Laurie Smith won a sixth consecutive term in office after defeating challenger John Hirokawa in the Nov. 6 election. With 100 percent of the votes counted, Smith obtained 147,319 ballots,...
At an Oct. 24 meeting, the Morgan Hill City Council passed a gun ordinance that has been in the works since March of 2018. The three-part ordinance made additions to the existing local weapons ordinance that was...
With only a few weeks until Election Day Nov. 6, the Santa Clara County Registrar of Voters’ Office is facing a critical shortage of volunteers to serve at the 849 polling places throughout the county, according to...
With nearly 438,000 children living in Santa Clara County, it is important elected officials and voters understand how funding and policy decisions impact children’s lives, according to an Oct. 11 announcement from the County Office of Education.
Greg Sellers As the 2018 election inches closer, candidates have been competing to collect contributions for their campaigns. In the race for mayor, Greg Sellers has raised more than...
The Times sent three questions to all of the local candidates for the Gavilan College Board of Trustees in contested races for the Nov. 6 election. Answers were limited to 50 words each question.
One of the races appearing on the Nov. 6 election ballot is Area 7 Santa Clara County Board of Education. Area 7 includes Morgan Hill Unified, Gilroy Unified, Evergreen, and a portion of Oak Grove and corresponding...

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Submissions sought for Veterans Day edition

The Morgan Hill Times will honor local veterans with a Veterans Day-themed edition of South Valley magazine on Nov. 8. The edition...