Click on headlines below to read stories and opinions published in the September 29 – October 12, 2021 issue

A message from the publisher: Left unchecked, our experiment in democracy is in peril

Guest Column by Zachary Hilton: City promotes alternative modes of transportation

Nonprofit profile: Operation Freedom Paws celebrates a decade of helping veterans and others with service dogs

Editorial: Celebrate local wines during California Wine Month

Around Town . . . with Robert Airoldi: Live theater is back with Limelight’s funny, entertaining ‘Ripcord’

South Valley Symphony opens season

Community Voices . . . with Chef Carlos Pineda: Despite hard times, Gilroy Foundation continues its important work

San Jose Sharks, city of Gilroy working on $60 million recreational facility

Attorney publishes free elder magazine to help navigate estate planning