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 […]
The Riviera Association newsletter is mailed to member homes in the Spring and the Fall and is available here on our website… May 2017 Newsletter
What 6 inches of rain hath wrought, Mission Ridge Road. Can Franceschi be far behind?
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
The Riviera is going to the birds and one of the most colorful visitors is the Hooded Oriole.