August 2019

THE TRIBUTARY River Island East Homeowners Association http://riehoa.com August 2019 There is no civilization that did not begin with art, Whether it was drawing a line in the sand, painting a cave or dancing. (Toni Morrison) ARTSY ARTSY Keep your eyes peeled; we are getting new signs all around the neighborhood soon. There will be…Read More→

July 2019

THE TRIBUTARY River Island East Homeowners Association http://riehoa.com July 2019 The point of modern propaganda isn’t only to misinform or push an agenda. It is to exhaust your critical thinking, to annihilate truth. (Garry Kasparov) I feel harassed and annihilated whenever I turn on the news anymore. I have made a pact with myself: “Turn…Read More→

June 2019

THE TRIBUTARY River Island East Homeowners Association http://riehoa.com June 2019 FUN IN THE SUN It’s almost July in The Big Valley. We are officially allowed to complain about the weather, the snakes, the frogs, grasshoppers, dead grass and dream of pool side cold thingies. I’m still working on that recipe for smoothies that keep turning out…Read More→

May 2019

THE TRIBUTARY River Island East Homeowners Association http://riehoa.com May 2019 I hate it when random men try to talk to me. I don’t care if you want me to know “how fast I was going” or need my “license and registration” get lost, sicko! (Lily Arnpriester) No ifs, ands or butts!   Paleeeze! In the…Read More→

April 2019

THE TRIBUTARY River Island East Home Owners Association http://riehoa.com April 2019 Putting your phone away and paying attention to those talking to you? There’s an App for that. It’s called RESPECT “Summer afternoon, summer afternoon”…two of the most beautiful words in the English language. Summer is close , weather is warm, let’s go play outside….Read More→

March 2019

THE TRIBUTARY River Island East Home Owners Association http://riehoa.com March 2019 Trying to make protein shakes but they keep coming out as margaritas!?! Summertime will be ushered in this year with a Cinco de Mayo Potluck at our swimming pool….. guess when…………………. Cinco de Mayo!!!! Priscilla Mallory is spearheading the event with assistance from Sayoko…Read More→

February 2019

THE TRIBUTARYRiver Island East Home Owners Association http://riehoa.com February 2019Why do drugs after age 60 when you can just stand up too fast? (Anonymous) First up at our really really big shoow (thank you Ed Sullivan) the Annual Meeting Feb 10th, was Tim Carothers, Plant Health Care Manager and Master Arborist, explaining to us the…Read More→

November 2018

THE TRIBUTARY River Island East Home Owners Association http://riehoa.com November 2018 You don’t have to attend every argument to which you are invited. (Something to keep in mind at up-coming family gatherings.) Ode to Trees: You giants, you dwarves; you leaners, you poles; you gnarled fists, you saplings with two leaves; you bare harbingers of…Read More→

October 2018

THE TRIBUTARY River Island East Home Owners Association http://riehoa.com October 2018 Authority without wisdom is like a heavy axe without an edge, fitter to bruise than polish. (Anne Bradstreet) Raise your hand. Who has noticed the freshly painted patch on our entrance wall by the Main Gate? Funny how it is not so noticeable when it…Read More→

September 2018

THE TRIBUTARY River Island East Home Owners Association http://riehoa.com September 2018 Gratitude is a glorious force. (Lazaris) We live in a community of people with differing interests AND communal interests. Managing those interests requires compromise and concessions. What you do on your property affects other people in your community. That’s why we have governing documents,…Read More→