THANK YOU, “WOLFMAN” – November 2016



Halloween Decorations 2016 – Best Ever !!


Halloween Decorations Winner:   Mr. Jonathan Bearfield – 1101 Kenshire – Front Sidewalk View


1101 Kenshire – Kenshire and Braircrest View

Every year, the residents of North College Park eagerly await the Halloween decorations that magically appear seemingly overnight at the corner of Kenshire and Briarcest.  The owner of this display goes to great lengths to thrill the young Trick-or-Treaters in the neighborhood, (the dragons breathe fire!!), but this year, he surprised everyone by appearing as Wolfman, hidden from view, in the cave of his courtyard.  Children and parents were delighted to visit with him and thank him for the display.  By the next morning, however, bright and early, the decorations had been returned to their slumber rooms, waiting until next year’s Halloween Eve.   THANK YOU, Mr. Bearfield, for allowing everyone to view the most fantastic Halloween decorations ever !!!!

NOTE:  The Yard of the Month selection was not awarded in November to allow for residents to put up their holiday decorations in time for December’s award, which will be selected by December 15th.  The committee looks at decorations, neatness of grass and hedges, yard art, and curb appeal when judging the Yard of the Month (YOM),

Veterans Celebration at Jess Harben Elementary

Calling ALL Veterans and their spouses! Join us for a Veterans Celebration at Jess Harben Elementary Monday, Nov. 7 7:35 AM

Veterans, we would be honored to have you come and represent
your military experience and be part of our student assembly
celebrating Veteran’s Day on Monday, November 7.
Wear your uniform! Spouses of veterans are also invited!
Veterans must check in at the office at 7:35 AM.
We will be providing a continental breakfast
between 7:35 & 7:50 AM.
The assembly will be over by 8:35 AM.

Flyer with more information

Pictures from 4th of July Picnic and Parade

Thanks to everyone who participated and  worked hard to make the Parade and Picnic a success.   A special thanks to the Richardson Police department who escorted the parade and stayed for the picnic.  Troop 777 provided a flag detail and carried the colors.  Lillian Catalina sang the National Anthem.   Pete Catalina was able to locate a four piece brass ensemble who played during the event.  Doug Freeman was our master of ceremonies. Caryl Knapp and Sandy Bowen judged the parade entries and handed out the awards. Janice Gromadin, James Williams and Russell Bowen took pictures. John La Greca and Phyllis Slaughter prepared the food. Pat Lewis organized and led the games. Walt Gromadin and John Slaughter assisted with logistics.  If I missed anyone, please accept my apology.

The pictures may be found here.

Thanks to James Williams, Janice Gromadin and Russ Bowen who took the pictures.