Miraloma Life: November 2017

  • November Miraloma Life (pdf)

    • MPIC Hosts Neighborhood Watch Block Captains Meeting
    • A Wild Hot Night in Miraloma Park
    • President’s Update
    • MPIC Safety Committee Update
    • President’s Update
    • Zero Waste Thanksgiving
    • Residential Design Guidelines: Why We Have Them
    • Do You Have an Idea to Improve Miraloma Park? There is Funding!
    • Great Day for a Community Event
    • SFFD Neighborhood Response Team (NERT)
  • Miraloma Life Online – October 2017

    • October Miraloma Life (pdf)

    •  Neighborfest Event – Oct 28th 11 am to 2 pm
    •  $100,000 is Awarded for the Miraloma Park Playground Southern Gateway Project
    •  President’s Update
    •  NEED HELP/OK SIGNS (This is a Drill! Please Participate!) [Download Sign Here]
    •  Miraloma Community Brunch & Beautification Event
    •  MPIC Hosts the September Ingleside Police District Community Meeting
    •  Halloween! Fun, Festive and Zero Waste
    •  Let the MPIC Know- Online Survey {Select to access survey}
    •  Keep Halloween Safe for Wildlife
    • The Latest on Traffic Calming Measures along Myra Way
    • MPIC Safety Committee Update
    • Announcements: Mt Davidson History Hike October 28, 1:00 PM

    Miraloma Life Online – September 2017

    • September Miraloma Life (pdf)

    •  President’s Update
    •  Neighborfest – Oct 28, 2017
    •  Update on Teresita Traffic and Pedestrian Safety Improvements
    •  Miraloma Elementary School: Morning Traffic Flow
    •  Nuthin But Muffin For Mutts
    •  Magical Oasis in our Neighborhood
    •  MPIC Safety Committee Update
    •  Other Safety Tips
    •  Recreation and Park Department’s Response to Glen Canyon Fire Concerns
    • New Wheel Technology Quiets BART’s Screeching Rails
    • Announcements: SFPD Ingleside Community Meeting September 19 at 7PM
    • Announcements: Mt Davidson History Hike October 28, 1:00 PM

    Miraloma Life Online – June 2017

    • June Miraloma Life (pdf)

    •  Los Palmos Garden Celebration
    •  Little Free Library Comes to the Los Palmos Garden
    •  President’s Update
    •  O’Shaughnessy Hollow Clean Up: Marietta Neighbors Reclaim Their Open Space
    •  Calling all HAMS (not the theatrical kind!)
    •  MPIC Safety Committee Update
    •  New LED Street Lights for Miraloma Park
    •  About the MPIC Zoning and Planning Committee
    •  Blending SF Water: The SFPUC Meets with Miraloma Park Residents

    Miraloma Life Online – May 2017

    • May Miraloma Life (pdf)

    •  Notice: MPIC Election
    •  Ray “Bones” Bandar – Miraloma Park’s Legendary Skull Collector Extraordinaire
    •  Over $68,000 to Miraloma Park’s Resiliency Initiatives!
    •  President’s Update
    •  MPIC Safety Committee Update
    •  Thank you, Joanne!
    •  Miraloma Park Earthquake Drill is More than OK
    •  Shopping for Spring – The Zero Waste Way
    •  District 7 2017 Participatory Budgeting Winning Projects
    •  Ode to Colonel Bud – In memory of Bud Wilson

    Miraloma Life Online – April 2017

    • April Miraloma Life (pdf)

    •  President’s Update
    •  Board of Supervisors Votes 9-1 Against the Appeal of the Final Environmental Impact Report Certification to the Natural Areas Management Plan
    •  Miraloma Park Improvement Club Public Statement Board of Supervisors Hearing- Appeal of Final Environmental Impact Report Certification-Significant Natural Resource Areas Management Plan
      Feb 28, 2017
    •  NEED HELP/OK Sign Drill
    •  Mia Waller: New MPIC Clubhouse Rental Manager
    •  MPIC Safety Committee Update
    •  From the Ingleside Police Station
    •  MPIC Letter to Mr. Angus McCarthy, SF Building Commission President
    •  Spring Cleaning – Time to Reduce!
    •  APRIL 2017 ANNOUNCEMENTS
    •  ..Calling All NERTS!
      …Guide Walk: Mt. Davidson!
      …Short Term Rental Application Notice
    • The San Francisco Civil Grand Jury Calls for Volunteers
    •  New: the Mayor’s Home Match SF Program Mayor’s Office of Housing and Community Development

    Miraloma Life Online – March 2017

    • March Miraloma Life (pdf)

    •  Juanita Way Safety Meeting
    •  President’s Update
    •  We Need Your Vote: help to bring exciting Projects to Miraloma Park!
    •  Irene Poon and Charles Wong- Miraloma Park Artists
    •  The 5 Rs: Your Roadmap to Reducing Waste
    •  Letter to Asst. District Attorney Carwile
    •  O’Shaughnessy Hollow and the Disappearing Sign
    •  Weathering the Storms

    Miraloma Life Online – February 2017

    • February Miraloma Life (pdf)

    •  Landslides and Power Outages Strike Miraloma Park
    •  Miraloma Moderne: Treasures in Our Midst
    •  President’s Corner
    •  Thank You, Dan Liberthson!
    •  Farewell, Angelina
    •  Patience is a virtue: persistence gets things done
    •  A New Year’s Resolution: Take the NERT Training
    •  Safety Tips from SFPD
    •  Press Release- San Francisco Forest Alliance Appeal
    •  Resilient Miraloma: One Block at a Time
    •  MPIC Finally Meets with SFMTA to Review Teresita Blvd

    Miraloma Life Online – January 2017

    • January Miraloma Life (pdf)

    •  2016 MPIC Holiday Party: Best Ever!
    •  MPIC Testifies at the Joint Planning and Recreation and Park Commission Hearing to Protect Mt Davidson Forest
    •  MPIC Wants YOU!
    •  MPIC’s Testimony at the December 15, 2016 Joint Hearing of the Planning Commission and Recreation and park Commission
    •  Update: Teresita Boulevard Traffic and Pedestrian Safety Improvements
    •  Safety Tip of the Month
    •  2016 NERT Year-End Report
    •  Volunteering is a Special Part of Jean Perata’s Life

    Miraloma Life Online – December 2016

    • December Miraloma Life (pdf)

    •  Miraloma’s Sunny Style
    •  Resilient Miraloma Park Activates its “HUB”
    •  President’s Corner
    •  What is Participatory Budgeting?
    •  Do You Have an Idea to Improve Miraloma Park – There is Funding!
    •  Update from the MPIC Safety Committee
    •  MPIC Beginnings: the Holiday Tradition in Miraloma Park
    •  Los Palmos Community Garden Gets City Help
    •  My Encounter with a Real Pioneer
    • The Hungry Owl Project

    Miraloma Life Online – November 2016

    • November Miraloma Life (pdf)

    •  President’s Corner
    •  How Lupus Influenced My Life Choices, Part 2
    •  Picturesque Miraloma Park
    •  Bella Vista Way Block Party
    •  OK/NEED HELP Sign Drill: A Thank You Note
    •  West of Twin Peaks Central Council Resolution Calling for the Removal of Forested Areas from NAP and Implementation of the
      Maintenance Alternative for the Program
    •  SFSAFE Quarterly Meeting at the Clubhouse: Police Commissioner DeJesus Discusses the Search for the City’s New SFPD Chief
    •  I love Mt. Davidson
    •  How We Change
    • Morning Coffee with Neighbors
    • Announcement: Workshop on Public School Enrollment Process

    Miraloma Life Online – October 2016

    Correction to October announcements:
    West Side Whimsy tour is on Sunday, Oct. 2nd at 1PM – not Oct. 9th
    Mt. Davidson Hike is on Sunday, Oct. 9th at 1PM – not Oct. 2nd.

    • October Miraloma Life (pdf)

    •  Miraloma Elementary welcomes a new principal: Noah Ingber
    •  Miraloma Elementary School: Community Beginnings
    •  President’s Corner
    •  NEED HELP/OK
    •  Cornerstone Trinity Baptist Church Celebrates Thanksgiving
    •  How Lupus Influenced My Life Choices, Part I
    •  The Woods of Mount Davidson/li>
    •  Conversation with a Neighbor
    •  OCTOBER 2016 ANNOUNCEMENTS

    Miraloma Life Online – September 2016

    • September Miraloma Life (pdf)

    •  Be Part of the Miraloma Park Community!
    •  Looking Back: My 4 Years as MPIC President
    •  How We Help
    •  Mt. Davidson Forest and the Natural Areas Plan: Update
    •  Karaoke Returns to Miraloma Park!
    •  Laguna Honda Hospital and Rehabilitation Center Celebrates 150 Years
    •  Neighborhood Emergency Response Team (NERT) Notes
    •  MPIC Board Meeting of August 4, 2016
    •  Mt. Davidson History Stroll

    Miraloma Life Online – June 2016

    • June Miraloma Life (pdf)

    •  Pure Joy Coming to Miraloma Park!
    •  Happy Birthday, Angelina! An Interview with 103 Year Old Angelina of Miraloma Park
    •  Miraloma Park Improvement Club Origins: The Search For A Meeting Place
    •  A Botanical Garden Without the Garden At the MPIC Clubhouse
    •  Summary of the MPIC Board Meeting of May 5, 2016
    •  Money Matters: Plan Ahead to Increase College Financial Aid
    •  Undergrounding Utilities
    •  What’s Growing in Our Backyards
    •  Calling All St. John Grammar School Alumni!
    •  NERT News

    Miraloma Life Online – May 2016

    • May Miraloma Life (pdf)

    •  The Origins of the Miraloma Park Improvement Club
    •  Infrastructure Improvements in Miraloma Park, Continued: Do You Know Where the Nearest Fire Alarm Box Is?
    •  Cheese Boutique
    •  Notice: MPIC Elections
    •  Grow a Garden and Build Your Community
    •  Terrific NERT Drill!
    •  Money Matters: How to Get a Free Lunch
    •  Summary of the MPIC Board Meeting of April 7, 2016
    •  What’s Growing in Our Backyards
    •  The Miraloma Park Residential Design Guidelines: Design Process for Exterior Home Remodels Explained

    Miraloma Life Online – April 2016

    • April Miraloma Life (pdf)

    •  An Update on Resilient Miraloma Park
    •  Glen Park Station: A Neighborhood Bar from Prohibition Days
    •  Community Safety Meeting, February 23, 2016
    •  Summary of the MPIC Board Meeting of March 3, 2016
    •  AirBnB Fire (The Gang that Couldn’t Shoot Straight)
    •  What’s Growing in Our Backyards
    •  How Much Do You Know About Miraloma Park?
    •  Locky Ransomware Virus Sweeps US Businesses*
    •  It’s April – poem
    •  Something Calls Out to Me – poem

    Miraloma Life Online – March 2016

    • March Miraloma Life (pdf)

    •  The MPIC and Your Community Need Your Skills. Please Help Out!
    •  Infrastructure Improvements in Miraloma Park
    •  The Park Salon
    •  Miraloma Park Emergency Preparedness Makes the Funding List
    •  Summary of the MPIC Board Meeting of February 4, 2016
    •  To Spray or Not to Spray: Is this Really the Question?
    •  NERTs in Action at Miraloma Playground
    •  Do You Know Where Your Gas and Water Shut-off Valves are Located?
    •  What’s Growing in Our Backyards
    •  How Much do you Know About Miraloma Park?
    •  Come to the Cabaret!
    •  The MPIC is getting sociable!

    Miraloma Life Online – February 2016

    • February Miraloma Life (pdf)

    •  All Miraloma Park Residents – Crime Prevention Presentation
    •  A note from Robert Gee, MPIC President
    •  Little Dog Lost: A Christmas Miracle
    •  Update on the Affordable Housing Bonus Program
    •  Resiliency in Miraloma Park
    •  Mia’s Beauty Spa: New Kid on More than One Block
    •  From the MPIC Safety Committee
    •  Summary of the MPIC Board Meeting of Jan 7, 2016
    •  What’s Growing in Our Backyards
    •  SF Safe Medicine Disposal Program
    •  Poetry by Miraloma Elementary School Students

    Miraloma Life Online – January 2016

    • January Miraloma Life (pdf)

    • Dear Miraloma Park Residents

    • MPIC 2015 Holiday Potluck Park a Huge Success!

    • What’s Trending?

    • Money Matters: Making Good on Resolutions

    • Summary of MPIC Board Meeting of Dec 3, 2015

    • FREE Disaster Preparedness Training in Miraloma

    • What’s Growing in our Backyards

    • Kids Corner: The Secret Circus

    Miraloma Life Online – December 2015

    • December Miraloma Life (pdf)

    • President’s  Report

    • Dorothy Day and Thomas Merton?

    • What’s Growing in our Backyards?

    • Summary of MPIC Board Meeting of Nov 5, 2015

    • Miraloma Park Crimes in Oct 2015

    • Where and How Long to Keep Documents and When to Toss Them

    • The Perfect Shadow (poem)

    Miraloma Life Online – November 2015

    • November Miraloma Life (pdf)

    • President’s  Report

    • George     Davidson:     Pioneer  West   Coast  Scientist

    • MPIC  Fall     Festival:     A  Big  Hit

    • We  Have  a  Team!

    • Quality  of  Life  in   Miraloma  Park

    • Glen  Park     Hardware—   Not  a  Dying  Breed

    • Preparation  for   Winter  Rains

    • Money  Matters:   Five  Things  to  Do   Ahead  of     Retirement

    Miraloma Life Online – October 2015

    • October Miraloma Life (pdf)
    • San  Francisco’s  Private  Clubs:  A  Rich  History  of  Patricians  and  Plebians
    • Reflections on Living With Lupus and Hiking the Inca Trail
    • Money Matters: Am I Ready for Retirement?
    • What’s Growing in Our Backyards?
    • Summary of the MPIC Board Meeting of September 3, 2015
    • The Environmental Impact of Cigarette Butt Waste
    • Callling All Nerts!

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    Miraloma Life Online – September 2015

    • September Miraloma Life (pdf version)
    • Come One, Come All to The MPIC Fall Festival!
    • Recap of the Teresita Boulevard Traffic Calming Summit
    • Meet Your Neighbor: Miraloma Elementary!
    • June 18 Election and Drought Presentation
    • Are You Ready?
    • What’s Growing in Our Backyards?
    • Summary of the MPIC Board Meetings of June 4 and August 6, 2015
    • Planning and Development Issues
    • Miraloma Elementary School Traffic Plan
    • Safety Matters
    • Summary of Correspondence Sent by the MPIC Board
    • Youth Guidance and the Success Center

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    Miraloma Life Online – June 2015

     

    • Thriving in an Era of Drought: A Night of Empowerment in the Face of Change Plus the MPIC Annual Election
    • From the President’s Desk
    • Honoring the People of Nepal by Action and Support
    • From the MPIC Safety Committee
    • America’s Military Mission: 70 Years Out-of-Date
    • About SF SAFE
    • The New Lab at Miraloma Elementary
    • Summary of the MPIC Board Meeting of May 7, 2015
    • Leaf Season: Miraloma Park

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    Miraloma Life Online – May 2015

    • May 2015-MiralomaLife (pdf version)
    • Miraloma Park History: The 36-Teresita Bus Route
    • Teresita Traffic Safety
    • Money Matters – Financial Lessons from NERT
    • AirBnB: Sharing Redefined
    • Meet the 6% in Miraloma Park
    • What We Don’t Know
    • NERT Trainings Coming Up
    • West Nile Virus Prevention and Mosquito Control
    • The Stanford Heights Cage
    • SUPERVISOR WIENER TO PURSUE BALLOT MEASURE REFORM IN SAN FRANCISCO

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