Saturday, March 28, 2015

Friday Evening

Pronounce Cerabino

Frank Cerabino (pronounced chair--a--BEE--no) grew up on Long Island, N.Y., and graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md., in 1977. He spent five years in the Navy, reaching the rank of lieutenant and serving as a public affairs officer aboard an aircraft carrier. After leaving the Navy, he received a master's degree in journalism at Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill. He worked at the City News Bureau.

Told yah, its not 'sarah-bee-no'.

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Easy Free Gate Access for Your Friends and Family

Why don't more residents use the easy free Gate Access, rather than running to UCO and paying for passes.  If you are a resident reading this online, you can get Gate Access. Begin with info and password from the ID office in the Clubhouse. (this site is for buying tickets too). Then -


The following dialog box will appear

2) Where it says (Select a Community), drop the menu and select CVWPB
3) In the user name box type your telephone number that you registered with UCO for the CV call in system, include area code, with no spaces.
4) You may obtain your password from the
WPRF ID Office at the main clubhouse. Enter it in the password box.
5) Click on login

Select Guest list tab to enter a guest, or select Buy Tickets Now to purchase tickets. No need to either call in your guest or come to UCO to purchase Gate-Passes.

FYI: Click on Entry Logs to see your guests back to 2008.
Dave Israel

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Politeness Translated 

"Sorry" - Meanings: 
1. Hello
2. I didn't hear you
3. I heard you but I'm annoyed at what you said
4. You're in my way 
5. Sorry  

Friday, March 20, 2015

Pleiades Dance

The Japanese dance troupe 'Enra' combines light, music and state-of-the-art technology in their wondrous performances. This performance entitled "Pleiades", or the Greek name for the Seven Sisters star cluster, was directed by notable Japanese artist Nobuyuki Hanabusa. Enjoy this stunning meeting of music, dance and light in one fantastic performance!

Saturday, March 14, 2015


What makes 3/14/15 so special for pi fans is that it is the only day this century that will have the first five digits of pi -- 3.1415. Since the next digits are 92653, most people have chosen 9:26 p.m. to mark the ultimate pi moment. (Sticklers can wait for the clock to read 53 seconds.)

Monday, March 2, 2015

Snake Season

All these photos were taken this morning from Clubhouse bridge. I saw more than 7 snakes searching for warm spots between the 'rocks'. I am told that because they are swimming on the surface, they are probably cottonmouths (poisonous). Large family of young ones.

My Association also has a 3ft black racer that likes to sun itself around our patio - a good snake that eats palmetto bugs etc.

Sunday, March 1, 2015

UCO Elections next Friday

The 4 Vice Presidents serve staggered 2-yr terms, therefore, 2 position are open for the next election.
The 20 member Executive Board also serves staggered 2-yr terms, therefore 10 positions are open for this election.

Please! you do not have to vote for 2 VP or 10 Executive Board candidates, only vote for the good productive candidates that you know.

Pet and Rental Friendly Associations

Pet and/or Rental Friendly Associations
Since this chart has expanded to 11 pages, rather than publish them here, I have uploaded it to the Google Cloud. The chart may be accessed via the following link:
This link will also be placed in the sidebar on the main Blog.
Please, if you see errors, let us know so we may correct them. If you can fill in any of the blanks, also do not hesitate to let us know.
Thanks, Dave Israel