New Year’s message from outgoing Riviera Ass’n president, Shelley Bookspan

What a dramatic ending we had to 2017!  Wind-whipped flames igniting the hills behind our homes!  Ashes and smoke the only “rain” we had for months!  Our neighbors unrecognizable behind their N95 dust masks!   Mass mandatory evacuation from our homes while over 8,000 firefighters and auxiliary personnel fought a heroic, relentless, and ultimately winning battle […]

Can you identify this longtime Riviera resident and his savings plan?

As seen in the Riviera Association Newsletter this feathered friend is an Acorn Woodpecker, more formally known as Melanerpes formicivorus, and his way of saving for the future. If you would like to know more about him visit: http://www.audubon.org/field-guide/bird/acorn-woodpecker