Published in the June 27 – July 10, 2018 issue of Gilroy Life

Main story – Gilroy Rodeo: At the crossroads of tradition and technology

Nonprofit profile – Leadership Gilroy brings back Bonanza Day fun

Guest column by Verne Freeman – Sargent Ranch quarry project to be developed with environmental sensitivity

Editorial – Take time to read Declaration of Independence July 4th

Around Town … with Robert Airoldi – Recently installed signs help Gilroyans, visitors find city destinations

Music in the Air … with Mark ‘Fenny’ Fenichel – Safeway produce guy picks music as one of the fruits of his labor

Community Voices by Bakri Musa – Reflections on observing 2018 Ramadan in a secular society

Take a Hike … with Mike Monroe  – Enjoy the cool air of the coast and hike beautiful Rancho del Oso

Your Wine … with Rachel Traylor Gratale – Sarah’s winemaker left high-tech industry to grow Hecker Pass grapes

Your Garden … with Kate Russell – Trees’ fruit drop can be normal but also indicate insect infestation

Your Retirement … with Bob and Brian – Plan for medical needs in retirement

A Slice of Life … with Andi Joseph – Flying flag at home honors men and women called to public service

Family fun – South Valley celebrates America’s birthday at Freedom Fest events

COMMUNITY CALENDAR – Published in the June 27 – July 10, 2018 issue of Gilroy Life

Robert Airoldi

Robert Airoldi

Editor at Gilroy Life
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