monterey monterey  /ˌmɑn tə ˈreɪ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a town in western California to the south of San Francisco on a peninsula at the southern end of Monterey Bay

News

  1. Monterey Park will keep its fire department local

    Monterey Park's fire services will remain under local control. About 5,500 people voted in Tuesday's special election. Although the city will not finalize the results until Wednesday, an overwhelming 64-percent lead for "no on FF" doesn't leave much up for debate.
    on July 3, 2013     Source: Pasadena Star-News

  2. Monterey fire chief retires

    Monterey will get a new fire chief within a few weeks. The new chief will take over the reins of a department that provides fire protection for much of the Monterey Peninsula from Chief Andrew Miller, who retires early this month.
    on July 3, 2013     Source: The Monterey County Herald

  3. Monterey Sheriffs Deputies Arrest Two Fugitives in Castroville

    Monterey Sheriff's Deputies arrested fugitives Faustino Flores, 27, and Quincy Negrete, 20, on Sunday in Castroville. Deputies say Flores and Negrete were arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia, resisting arrest, probation violations and outsanding arrest warrants.
    on July 2, 2013     Source: KCBA FOX 35 Salinas

Quotes

  1. "I have many reasons for returning to Monterey _ the excitement, the camaraderie, remembrances of my youth, my connection with its history and the challenge to try to bring something new each time I appear," said Brubeck.
    on Sep 14, 2007 By: Dave Brubeck Source: Washington Post

  2. "It is with great pleasure that Stanford joins two world-class institutions, the Monterey Bay Aquarium and MBARI, to establish the Center for Ocean Solutions-a unique forum where marine scholars can develop effective solutions to one of the most...
    on Jan 9, 2008 By: John Hennessy Source: The Californian

  3. "If he pulls it off and there is any resemblance to the International Pop Festival that we did, I think it's bad," said Lou Adler, who co-produced the original 1967 festival. "I don't think it will come close to what the Monterey Pop Festival...
    on Jun 12, 2007 By: Lou Adler Source: Reuters

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