May, 2016 Newsletter
OFFICE HOURS: Tuesday thru Friday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. (closed noon-2 p.m.)
Saturday 9 a.m. – noon. Office reopens on Tuesday at 9 a.m.
“SUMMER” OFFICE HOURS REMINDER: July thru Sept., 9 a.m. – 1p.m, Mon. – Sat.
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.
It is quiet time again at Desert View as most of our “snowbirds” have left us for the summer. Be safe and enjoy a peaceful summer – remember to drink plenty of water and keep a friendly eye out for your neighbors! If you have any ideas for activities please let us know. We have a few new residents so please make them feel welcome!
Note: Please direct any questions regarding Desert View Rules and Regulations and the application process to the Park Owners at the following address: Conway’s, P.O. Box 760, Alpine, CA 91903. Thank you!
HAPPY MOTHERS DAY TO OUR BEAUTIFUL LADIES!
May Birthday Party … everyone is invited to our monthly birthday parties so join us for cake and ice cream! Please join us Friday, May 27th at 1:00 p.m.
Pizza Party … on Wednesday, May 18th at 5:30 p.m. sponsored by your managers. Pizza, salad, and dessert will be provided. Please sign up at the clubhouse. Thanks for being awesome residents!
Coyote Sightings … be aware when walking pets in the early morning or evenings.
Next Monthly Reading of Mobile Home Meters … is scheduled for Tuesday, May 9th. It is your responsibility to ensure that we have access to your meters!
Unsafe Driving in the Park … including speeding, failure to stop or yield, endangerment to pedestrians, and pets is prohibited as per Desert View Rules & Regulations and may result in termination of tenancy! Please report in writing to the office the name and vehicle license number of any resident or guest speeding or driving unsafely in our park.
Reminder … promptly pick up after your pets anywhere in our park! Please do not walk your dogs in neighbors’ yards or occupied RV sites!
Back Gate … please keep the gate locked at all times!
WHAT IS MAY?
May is the fifth month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian calendars and one of seven months with the length of 31 days. May typically marks the start of the summer vacation season in the U.S. and Canada and ends on Labor Day, first Monday of September.
Zodiac Signs – are Taurus (until May 20) and Gemini (May 21 forward).
Birthstone – is the emerald which is emblematic of love and success.
Flower – is the Lily of the Valley.
MEMORIAL DAY ON MAY 30TH is a day for remembering the men and women who died while serving our country. (Not to be confused with Veterans Day which celebrates the service of all U.S. military veterans.)
“The purpose of all war is ultimately peace.” ~ Saint Augustine
“Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe to assure the survival and the success of liberty.” ~ John F. Kennedy
“Freedom of speech and freedom of action are meaningless without freedom to think. And there is no freedom of thought without doubt.” ~ Bergen Evans
“So long as there are men there will be wars.” ~Albert Einstein
SERVICE PROVIDERS REFERRED BY RESIDENTS
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.
Veterans Benefits and Consulting – Clinton Hollins, #760-969-6782
Windows – Design Windows & Doors, Bill Grube, #951-238-5155. Interest free financing is available.
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.