Ten Reasons Why I Love My Neighborhood

  1. 1.
    It's tucked away from the busy areas of town, but ...
  2. 2.
    ... it's freeway close!
  3. 3.
    Our neighbors are friendly, helpful, kind, and diverse.
  4. 4.
    A lot of people go walking or cycling.
  5. 5.
    We kill at Fourth of July celebrating, because ...
  6. 6.
    ... when the sun goes down, our illegal fireworks prowess outshines nearby Disneyland and Knott's Berry Farm shows, and I'm not kidding.
  7. 7.
    The only thing we do better than Fourth of July is Halloween. Our street averages two thousand kids.
  8. 8.
    The Goodyear Blimp passes by regularly—I really, really want to go for a ride one day.
  9. 9.
    Squirrels!
  10. 10.
    We still have above-ground wires, so the birds have a place to sit.