The Napa Valley of pot

"Not a good message"

The following comes from a Dec. 14 story by Valerie Schmalz in Catholic San Francisco. The San Mateo County Board of Supervisors voted 5-to-0 to allow commercial marijuana farming in greenhouses and nurseries in the areas zoned agricultural, located almost entirely in the Half Moon Bay region along the Pacific Ocean. “The pot growers see this allowing greenhouse … [Read more...]

Rent control initiative pushed in San Mateo parishes

Signature gathering at St. Matthew and St. Timothy

  The following comes from a June 7 posting on Catholic San Francisco. Supporters of an initiative to impose rent control and limit evictions on multi-family rental properties in the city of San Mateo were gathering signatures at St. Matthew and St. Timothy parishes as they aim to place the measure on the November ballot. About 10,000 signatures are needed for the … [Read more...]

Democrat: no moment of silence for San Bernardino

It's gun control or nothing

The following comes from a December 4 Breitbart article by Joel B. Pollak: Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA), who represents southern San Francisco and San Mateo County, has announced that she will boycott any moments of silence for the victims of the San Bernardino terror attack, reinforcing a new left-wing talking point. “I’m not going to stand up for a moment of silence again … [Read more...]

Imparting Catholic values?

Pro-abortion congresswoman tells students at archdiocesan high school: “We are losing our compass” On April 20, the archdiocesan newspaper Catholic San Francisco reported on a visit earlier this month by U.S. Rep. Jackie Speier to Junipero Serra High School in San Mateo -- without mentioning the congresswoman’s pro-abortion voting record or her long record of support for … [Read more...]