Published in the August 8 – 21, 2018 issue of Gilroy Life


Main story – Garlic Showdown spotlights local chefs’ culinary creativity

Nonprofit profile – Party in the Park event brings neighbors together

Guest column by Connie Ludewig – County leaders must hear SM residents’ concerns

Editorial – Learn how to prevent senior fraud abuse at seminar

Around Town … with Robert Airoldi – Seven course dinner paired with beer at Milias Restaurant was one for the ages

Music in the Air … with Mark ‘Fenny’ Fenichel – As summer quickly moves into fall, the local music goes on

Community – More than 80,000 attend 40th Annual Gilroy Garlic Festival

Take a Hike … with Mike Monroe – Hike the Merry-Go-Round Trail, part of the Bay Area Ridge Trail

Dining profile – Willard Hicks, first of four ‘brand restaurants,’ now open in MH

Q&A: Chef Pineda wins Garlic Showdown a second time, donates $3,000 to Rebekah’s Culinary Academy

Your Garden … with Kate Russell – There are many benefits to planting nursery beds in Morgan Hill

Transforming Your Life . . . with Diana Wood – San Martin resident displays leadership as she works to protect community

Your Insurance … with Michele Campbell – Here are several tips to consider when choosing a Medicare Health Plan

Community Voices by Melanie Corona: It is vital for all students to attend school regularly starting from day one

COMMUNITY CALENDAR – Published in the August 8 – 21, 2018 issue of Gilroy Life




Robert Airoldi

Robert Airoldi

Editor at Gilroy Life
Robert Airoldi is the editor of Gilroy Life newspaper. If you have a story idea or an Around Town column item you want to tell him about, you can reach him at (408) 427-5865 or at
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