By Wayne Smith
The Friends of Exall Park would like to invite the entire neighborhood, your children, and your friends to our 2nd annual Christmas Tree Lighting and Tree Decorating Contest in the Park. The event will be held Saturday afternoon December 12th, beginning at 3:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M. We will have live music, events for the children, a petting zoo, and the official tree lighting at 5:30 P.M. We will also have a tree decorating contest for our commercial sponsors and aRead more
By Carol Guthrie
My picture does not do justice to October Yard of the Month at 1523 McCoy Street . George Burris designed his front yard for low maintenance and bright color. The shrubs range from sage green to dark green to purple. Roses bloom all summer, as do the Cannas that provide splashes of red. The bedding plants are Begonias with red flowers and dark green foliage. The watermelon Crepe Myrtle provides height and shade. Horsetail runs out of control along withRead more
By Gary Collins
Though there aren’t many youngsters in Bryan Place, we still get our share of trick or treaters from nearby neighborhoods. Therefore, we ask that you are extra careful when driving through our narrow streets Halloween night. Also, if you prefer not to have little ghost and goblins ringing your doorbell for candy, we recommend that you turn off your porch light. Have a safe and fun Halloween.
By now most of you are aware of the necessary tree trimming taking place in the neighborhood. I know that many of you are concerned about the effect of tree trimming on the appearance of our neighborhood. Jose Ruiz, our Code Enforcement Officer, is working with us to minimize any radical cutting of the trees while achieving the necessary clearance for the Fire Department trucks. This is a case where we need to balance our safety with the aesthetics ofRead more
The Board needs your help and active involvement on several important issues that are coming up within the next few months. First, our goal for membership this year was 200 residents. That’s only about a fourth of our potential members, and we’re still short about 28 members. So it would be great if you would encourage your close neighbors who may not be members to enroll for the small fee of $50 for one year. The good news is thatRead more