December 2015 Newsletter

PH: 760-329-7079

December, 2015 Newsletter


OFFICE HOURS: Tuesday thru Friday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. (closed from noon-2 p.m.)
Saturday 9 a.m. – noon. Office reopens on Tuesday at 9 a.m.
A manager is always on the property and messages left on the office phone are reviewed for emergencies. If not an emergency, your call will be returned the next business day!

POOL HOURS: opens at 7:00 a.m. and closes at 9:00 p.m.

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to our great residents and guests! Hans and I wish you all
a wonderful season with friends and family and a healthy & Happy New Year in 2016! Thank you for being good neighbors and friends.

Welcome back returning seasonal residents and RVer’s! We are happy to see old familiar faces once again and new faces are always welcome here! If there is anything we can do (within reason) to make your stay at Desert View more comfortable, please let us know!

Please direct any questions regarding Desert View Rules and Regulations, including the application process to the Park Owners at the following address: Conway’s, P.O. Box 760, Alpine, CA 91903. Thank you.

A SPECIAL THANK YOU … Josie Mclellan wants to thank each and every one of you for your kindness and compassion extended to her after the passing of Cecil, her beloved husband. Her spirits have been lifted by the many calls, cards, and neighborly visits. Thank you all! We miss Cecil and we want Josie to know that we are here for her.

Park Activities and Sign-up Sheets … are posted on the bulletin board at the clubhouse. Remember to take a look often for anything new you might be interested in!

December Birthday Party … everyone is invited to our monthly birthday parties so join us for cake and ice cream! The date and time will be posted later on the bulletin board.

Next Monthly Reading of Mobile Home Meters … is scheduled for Wednesday, December 9th. It is your responsibility to ensure that we have access to your meters!

December is the twelfth and last month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian Calendars. It’s one of seven months with the length of 31 days. December is the month with the shortest daylight hours of the year in the Northern Hemisphere and the longest daylight hours of the year in the Southern Hemisphere.

Zodiac Signs – are Sagittarius (until Dec. 21) and Capricorn (Dec. 22 forward).
Birthstones – are the turquoise, zircon, and tanzanite.
Flower – is the narcissus.

Uplifting Quotes
1) “Christmas is not as much about opening our presents as opening our hearts.” ~ Janice Maeditere
2) “The holiest of holidays are those kept by ourselves in silence and apart; the secret anniversaries of the heart.”~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
3) “Our hearts grow tender with childhood memories and love of kindred, and we are better throughout the year for having, in spirit, become a child again at Christmas-time.” ~ Laura Ingalls Wilder
4) “Christmas is a time when you get homesick – even when you’re home.”~Andy Rooney
5) “May peace be your gift at Christmas and your blessing throughout the year.” ~unknown
6) “Christmas is a time to expand our giving encompassing the friendless and needy … near and far. Christmas is sharing.” ~ Patricia Clafford
7) “I wish we could put up some of the Christmas spirit in jars and open a jar of it every month.” ~ Harlan Miller


A1 Steamer – Carpet, tile, and upholstery cleaning. #760-409-2900
Air Conditioning & Heating – Zeff’s A/C & Heating, #760-668-6852
Avon – Becky Grossi, #760-251-5195
A-Y – Home Services, Alex #760-641-1695, Mobile Home Repair.
Computer Services – ATEK Computers (Ritch Garcia), #760-565-7674.
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.
Landscaping – Oscar Ruiz, 760-408-1519. Tree trimming, irrigation, clean-ups, free estimate.
Handyman – Zeke, 760-660-1618
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.
Jamberry Nail Wraps – Ann Berg, #760-905-2541. On site rep. for do-it-yourself beautiful nails!
Painting – Doug Brissey, #949-463-8250.
Rich’s Painting – #760-343-2255.
Plumbing – Carl’s Plumbing, #760-251-1466.
RNR Home Restoration – Rusty Hagerman, #760-285-7799. Handiwork, concrete, paint, drywall, plumbing, electrical.
RV Repair – Mario’s RV Repair, #760-413-8288
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

The above 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.