October 2014 Newsletter

PH: 760-329-7079
EMAIL: desertview55@gmail.com
WEBSITE: www.desertview55.com

October, 2014 Newsletter


The office Closes at Noon on Saturday & reopens on Tuesday at 9:00 a.m.
Messages left on the office phone # are reviewed for emergencies.

Just a reminder that if you are planning to have renters or anyone staying in your mobile home in your absence, they must be approved by the park first, as per Desert View MHC Rules & Regulations. Please contact the office if this is the case. We will assist and it is not a difficult process!

Be sure to check the bulletin board for potluck or party postings in October!

October Birthday Party … Friday, October 17 at 1:00 p.m. Please mark your calendar! We provide cake & ice cream for everyone – all you have to do is show up and enjoy a sweet treat!

DHS Health & Wellness Center … has a state of the art fitness center, available for use to individuals who live, or work in Desert Hot Springs. Memberships are available for only $50 per year! They also offer personalized fitness plans, Yoga classes, & Zumba classes. It is in the same building as The Boys & Girls Club – a flyer is attached if you are interested!
Operation Food Bag … is “helping people eat better for less”. No qualifying necessary & everyone is welcome! You may not be aware of it so there is a flyer attached for your reference.

Dogs … must be on a leash not to exceed six feet in length and PLEASE PICK UP AFTER YOUR DOG PROMPTLY! There have been complaints of residents walking their dog and not picking up. Ugh…

October is the tenth month of the year in the Julian & Gregorian Calendars and one of seven months with a length of 31 days. October is commonly associated with the season of autumn in the Northern hemisphere. In the western world, October is also commonly associated with Halloween (All Hallows Eve), which initiates the season of “Allhallowtide”.
Zodiac Signs – are Libra (thru October 22) or Scorpio (October 23rd forward).
Birthstones – are the tourmaline and opal.
Flower – is the calendula.

I’ll bet living in a nudist colony takes all the fun out of Halloween. – Author Unknown

This Halloween the most popular mask is the Arnold Schwarzenegger mask. And the best part? With a mouth full of candy you will sound just like him. -Conan O’Brien

Once in a young lifetime one should be allowed to have as much sweetness as one can possibly want and hold. – Judith Olney

Proof of our society’s decline is that Halloween has become a broad daylight event for many. – Robert Kirby

When black cats prowl and pumpkins gleam, may luck be yours on Halloween. – Author Unknown

Shadows of a thousand years rise again unseen, voices whisper in the trees, “tonight is Halloween!” – Dexter Kozen

Computer Services – ATEK Computers (Ritch Garcia), #760-565-7674.

Central Printer Resources – Jeff Hilty, #760-778-4444 – Servicing most makes & models of printers, copiers, fax, plotters, shredders, typewriters, and more.

Dog Grooming – Flossy Paws Mobile Dog Services, #909-554-0785.

Dog Grooming – Rosie’s in DHS, #760-288-0022.

Electrical, Plumbing, Carpentry, Painting, Swamp Coolers – Ted’s General Home Repairs, #760-329-8202.

Floor Installation Services – German Rojas, #760-408-1679.

Handyman – Frank Acedo, #760-285-6587, evaporative coolers, etc.
Handyman – Ted Burgess, #909-338-0122.

“No Job Too Small” – Avila’s Maintenance, Fernando Avila owner, 760-567-3806.

Gardening & Misc. – Octavio, #760-251-4176.

Painting – Doug Brissey, #949-463-8250.
Rich’s Painting – #760-343-2255.

Plumbing – Carl’s Plumbing, #760-251-1466.

ScreenMobile – owner Mark Russo, #760-322-0500.

Windows – Design Windows & Doors, Bill Grube, #951-238-5155. Interest free financing is available.

Yard work, Painting, Power washing mobile homes – Jeff Barber, #760-288-0029

This list is provided by residents – NOT by the Park. You are advised to do your own due diligence before hiring anyone. Give us your recommendations please! If you have a bad experience with anyone listed here, please tell us so we can remove the name! Your neighbors appreciate your referrals.