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MPIC Holiday Party and Pot-Luck Cook-Off

Join your neighbors at the MPIC Clubhouse (350 O’Shaughnessy Blvd. at Del Vale) for the annual Holiday Party and Pot-Luck Cook off:

Date: Sunday, December 7th

Time:  5:00 to 8:00 pm

Admission: $10. Free with a dish serving 6 or more. Free for children 7 or under

Please bring your dish by 6:30 PM to be included in the contest.

View the announcement here: Holiday Party 2014

Events in December

Board of Directors Meeting

  • Thursday, Dec 4th at 7:00 pm: MPIC Clubhouse, 350 O’Shaughnessy at Del Val
  • Miraloma Park residents and MPIC members are always welcome at the monthly Board meetings

Miraloma Life Online – November 2014

  •  November 2014 Miraloma Life (pdf version)
  • MPIC Holiday Party and Pot-Luck Cook-Off
  • Blight and What We Do About It
  • A ‘City in Itself’ Has a Very Happy 15th Birthday
  • Resilient Miraloma Park Resilient Action Plan Release Event/ Community Celebration
  • Airbnb Legislation Update
  • Orchids
  • From Cornerstone Trinity Baptist Church: Celebrating Thanksgiving, Giving Back to the Community
  • Keep Cool by Dressing Up

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Miraloma Life Online – October 2014

  • October 2014 Miraloma Life (PDF version)
  • Are You Ready for the Next Disaster?
  • Resilient Miraloma Park
  • MPIC Senior Resources Fair
  • An MPIC Communication to Our City Government
  • Summary of MPIC Board Meeting of September 4, 2014
  • From the MPIC Safety Committee: Safety During a Heat Wave
  • Do You Know Your Neighbor?
  • What’s Growing in Our Backyards?
  • A Woman’s Eye (AWE) Gallery

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Miraloma Life Online – September 2014

  • Sept 2014 Miraloma Life (PDF version)
  • Seniors Resource Fair
  • Resilient Miraloma Park’s Amazing Launch
  • From the President’s Desk
  • Miraloma Elementary School Traffic Plan
  • Miraloma Elementary is hiring “Noon Monitors”
  • Summary of MPIC Board Meetings of June 5 and August 7, 2014
  • From the MPIC Safety Committee
  • Water Conservation Message from SFPUC
  • What’s Growing in Our Backyards?
  • MPIC Election Results
  • Miraloma Park Meets Survivors of the Tohuku Earthquake and Tsunami

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Miraloma Life Online – June 2014

  • June Miraloma Life (PDF version)
  • MPIC Election Night with District 7 Supervisor Norman Yee 7:00 PM, June 19, 2014
  • Miraloma Park Teams Up with MIT for a Stronger Future
  • Airbnb Update: Proposed Voter Initiative
  • From the President’s Corner
  • Summary of MPIC Board Meeting of May 1, 2014
  • What’s Growing in Our Backyards?
  • From the Ingleside Station Newsletter Wednesday, April 30, 2014
  • More SF History to Share this Summer
  • Neighborhood Emergency Response Team (NERT) Update
  • Spring Fling and the Attractions of Miraloma Park*

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Miraloma Life Online – May 2014

  • May Miraloma Life (PDF version)
  • It’s Fiesta Time !
  • From the President’s Corner
  • Miraloma Park History: Special Feature “The Raleigh” designed by Ruth Rowe
  • Graffiti Abatement in Miraloma Park
  • Miraloma Park History: Special Feature “Mt. Davidson Cross in a Historic 1928 Photo”
  • From the Safety Committee
  • April 3, 2014 Board Meeting Highlights
  • Airbnb: the War on Zoning (and Other Laws)
  • Mt. Davidson Park Vandalism

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Miraloma Life Online – April 2014

  • April Miraloma Life (PDF version)
  • Dealing With San Francisco Housing Needs
  • Five Smart Strategies to Save for College
  • Summary of MPIC Board Meeting Minutes of March 6, 2014
  • What’s Growing in Our Backyards?
  • Report on Commonwealth Club Lecture: “Conciliation Biology”
  • Alien-Like Worm Found in Cats
  • Caveat Emptor
  • Spring on the Mountain
  • How to be a Helpful and Responsible Neighbor*

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Miraloma Life Online – March 2014

  • PDF Version – March Miraloma Life
  • The Housing Element: Poor Planning Without an Appropriate EIR
  • Herbicide Use on Mount Davidson
  • MPIC Board Takes Position on Significant Natural Resource Areas Management Plan (SNRAMP)
  • Why Judicious Use of Herbicides is Necessary on Mt. Davidson
  • Summary of MPIC Board Meeting of February 6, 2014
  • What ís Growing in Our Backyards?

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Miraloma Life Online –February 2014

  • PDF Version – February Miraloma Life
  • From the President’s Corner
  • The Great Tasmanian Blue Gum
  • From the MPIC Board of Directors Safety Committee
  • Summary of MPIC Board Meeting of January 2, 2014
  • Pleasant Surprises and Three Easy-to-Do Resolutions
  • What’s Growing in Our Backyards?
  • Ruth Asawa School of the Arts (SOTA) Presents Spamalot a Monty Python Spoof

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Miraloma Life Online – January 2014

  • PDF Version – January Miraloma Life
  • Twenty-first Annual Holiday Party and Potluck Highlights
  • From the President’s Corner
  • Supervisor Chiu’s Plan to Legalize Illegal In-law Apartments
  • Wasting Away in Manzanitaville: The Plant Plot Sickens (or, a Tempest in a Plant Pot)
  • Public Utilities Commission (PUC) Meeting
  • Progress! UCSF Changes Course on Sutro Forest
  • Commonwealth Club Lectures on Forest Preservation
  • Summary of MPIC Board Meeting of December 5, 2013
  • Community Clean-up Effort a Success
  • SF 311 Now Available
  • How to be a Helpful and Responsible Neighbor
  • Because They Know We Can’t (poem)

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Miraloma Life Online – December 2013

  • PDF Version – December Miraloma Life
  • See You at the MPIC Holiday Party and Pot-Luck Cook-Off!
  • The San Francisco Coalition to Underground Utilities (SFCUU)
  • Reduce Your Risk of Vehicle Break-ins
  • Excerpted Letter of Support of 11/10/13 from the MPIC to Anne Brubaker, SFCUU Chair
  • Summary of MPIC Board Meeting of November 7, 2013
  • Excerpted Letter of 10/21/13 from the MPIC to Mayor Lee Re Manzanita Preservation Designation
  • What’s Growing in Our Backyards?
  • Ginkgo (Ginkgo biloba)
  • How to be a Responsible Neighbor
  • Events Notice: History of San Francisco Progressive Politics and More at OLLI
  • Coyotes As Neighbors – Video

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Miraloma Life Online – November 2013

  • PDF Version – November Miraloma Life
  • MPIC Holiday Party and Pot-Luck Cook-Off on December 8
  • MPIC Moves Forward with the Advanced Community Disaster Resilience Program
  • Karaoke, Anyone (or Everyone)?
  • Summary of MPIC Board Meeting of October 3, 2013
  • What’s Growing in our Backyards?
  • Scam Alert
  • Miraloma Community Beautification
  • To Err is Human; To Really Foul Things Up Requires a Computer…
  • How to be a Responsible Neighbor
  • Mice in Winter

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Miraloma Life Online – October 2013

  • PDF Version – October Miraloma Life
  • Proposed Expansion of Critical Habitat for the Endangered Manzanita Plant to Include Areas Below Marietta Drive
  • The San Francisco Police Academy
  • SFPD A.L.E.R.T. Program: Department Kicks-off New Volunteer Disaster Preparedness Program
  • Letter from Prof. Joe R. McBride Regarding the Current SNRAMP
  • MPIC Position as Sumamrized to Bill Wyco, Environmental Review Officer
  • Summary of MPIC Board Meeting of September 5, 2013
  • Compiled from the Ingleside Station Newsletter

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Miraloma Life Online – September 2013

  • PDF Version – September Miraloma Life
  • Don’t Miss the 2013 MPIC Fall Fiesta
  • National Night Out and Other Summer Highpoints
  • Summary of MPIC Board Meetings of June 6 and August 7, 2013
  • Miraloma Elementary School Traffic Plan
  • What’s Growing in our Backyards?
  • A Place to Learn
  • This Injustice Too Shall Fade, and Quickly with your Aid!
  • Ruth ASAWA SF School of the Arts (SOTA): Check Out the Fall Offerings
  • How to be a Responsible Neighbor

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Miraloma Life Online – June 2013

  • PDF Version – June Miraloma Life
  • Recology Is the Good Kind of Monopoly
  • From the President’s Corner
  • Miraloma Park Improvement Club Election and Neighborhood Playdate
  • Taxpayer Dollars At Work: A Chronic Offender
  • From the Safety Committee: Trust Your Instincts
  • From District 7 Supervisor Norman Yee
  • NATIONAL NIGHT OUT Tuesday, August 6
  • Home Security
  • For All You Tiger Parents Out There
  • Condensed Minutes of the MPIC Board Meeting, May 2, 2013

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Miraloma Life Online – May 2013

  • PDF Version – May Miraloma Life
  • Neighborhood Night Out: August 6, 2013
  • Garbage Rates to Increase? Not if They Hear From Us!Save the Date: June 20 MPIC Election, Community Game Night,and Social
  • Lending a Helping Paw
  • Where the Easter Bunny Lives!
  • Mt. Davidson Denizen Sets Record Straight on Easter Bunny “Legend”
  • Summary of MPIC Board Meeting of March 7, 2013
  • Ruth ASAWA SF School of the Arts (SOTA)—Madwoman of Chaillot and Future Offerings
  • Another Nearby Treasure: Sunnyside Conservatory
  • How to be a Responsible Neighbor
  • Recycle And Disposal

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Miraloma Life Online – April 2013

  • PDF Version – April Miraloma Life
  • MPIC All-Ages Neighborhood Networking Event Review and Summary
  • Save the Date: Neighborhood Night Out, 5 pm, August 6, 2013
  • From the President’s Corner
  • Supervisor Scott Wiener’s CEQA Reform Proposals
  • Diddling With San Francisco’s Environmental Review Laws: Supervisor Wiener’s Attempt to Gut CEQA Appeals
  • Summary of MPIC Board Meeting on March 7, 2013
  • A Terrific Performance of 42nd Street at Ruth Asawa SF School of the Arts—and Madwoman of Chaillot Still to Come
  • Just One Tree
  • How to be a Resonsible Neighbor
  • NERT Notice (Renewing Your Certification)
  • MPIC Clubhouse Cleanup

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Miraloma Life Online – March 2013

  • PDF Version – March Miraloma Life
  • MPIC All-Ages Neighborhood Networking Event: March 9, 2 to 4 pm
  • From the President’s Corner
  • The MPIC’s Position on the Plans for Mt. Davidson Forest
  • Preserving or Destroying the Mt. Davidson Forest?
  • Mt. Davidson’s Forest—the Discussion Continues
  • Another SF Forest at Risk?*
  • Summary of MPIC Board Meeting on February 12, 2013
  • Spring Auctions Support Schools!
  • Miraloma Park Crime Report May-Dec. 2012
  • Important Notices from the MPIC

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Miraloma Life Online – February 2013

  • PDF Version – February Miraloma Life
  • San Francisco Forest Alliance: Preserving Our Forests
  • A Completely Different Kind of Neighborhood Watch in San Francisco!
  • Preserving Mount Davidson’s Forests: Another Viewpoint
  • Say NO to Poison!
  • E-Filing, Tax Fraud, and You
  • From the Safety Committee: What We Do
  • Summary of MPIC Board Meeting on January 3, 2013
  • Ruth ASAWA SOTA Performances
  • How to be a Responsible Neighbor
  • Should the MPIC Host a Neighborhood Garden Tour this Spring?

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Miraloma Life Online – January 2013

  • PDF Version – January Miraloma Life
  • MPIC Holiday Party and Potluck Cook-off
  • From the President’s Corner
  • Police Make Arrests in Massive Theft of Electronics—Is Your Stolen iPhone in this Stash?
  • Notice: San Francisco Department of Environment Door-to-Door Outreach in Ingleside District
  • Summary of MPIC Board Meeting on December 6, 2012
  • Upcoming Ruth Asawa SOTA Events
  • From the Safety Committee: Help Prevent West Nile Virus!
  • From the MPIC Safety Committee: Salmonella Outbreak in Bay Area Songbirds
  • Join or Renew Your MPIC Membership Using PayPal, a Credit Card, or a Check
  • How to Be A Responsible Neighbor
  • January 2013 Neighborhood Emergency Response Training (NERT) Class Schedule

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Miraloma Life Online – December 2012

  • PDF Version – December Miraloma Life
  • From the President’s Corner
  • Endangered Manzanita on Mt. Davidson
  • Bench Replaced on Mt. Davidson
  • About the Beach Chalet Soccer Field Renovations
  • From the MPIC Safety Committee: A Wake Up Call
  • Summary of MPIC Board Meeting on November 1, 2012
  • Poems of the True Holiday Spirit
  • How to Be a Helpful and Responsible Neighbor
  • Upcoming Ruth Asawa SOTA Events

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Miraloma Life Online – November 2012

  • PDF Version – November Miraloma Life
  • MPIC Holiday Party and Pot-Luck Cook-Off on December 2
  • From the MPIC Safety Committee
  • Summary of MPIC Board Meeting on October 4, 2012
  • The West Portal Fire
  • Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell: A Superb Performance at Ruth Asawa SOTA
  • Getting Ready for Winter Rains
  • Are You Ready for a Big Quake or Other Disaster?
  • Miraloma Park Residential Design Guidelines

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Miraloma Life Online – October 2012

  • PDF Version – Oct Miraloma Life
  • Fall Literary Festival at the Clubhouse
  • Show Your Fall Colors Attended by Pizza-Loving Horde
  • Potential Changes to Mt. Davidson Park
  • Coyote Safety Advisory
  • Something to Keep an Eye On: The San Francisco Transportation Sustainability Program (TSP)
  • From the Safety Committee: Recent Burglaries and a Multiple Choice
  • Go Native!
  • The MPIC’s Zoning and Planning Committee: What Does It Do?
  • An Afternoon with Dan Liberthson: Poems to Make You Laugh, Cry, and Dance
  • Summary of MPIC Board Meeting on September 6, 2012

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