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  1. Send a blank email to allandale-subscribe [Email address: allandale-subscribe #AT# - replace #AT# with @ ]. You'll receive a subscription confirmation email that requires your response for validation.
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Allandale Newsgroup Posting Guidelines

The Allandale Newsgroup is a service of the Allandale Neighborhood Association (ANA). Please abide by these guidelines established by the ANA.
The Allandale Newsgroup is for messages of a general interest to Allandale which may include discussions and opinions of issues affecting the neighborhood. The following types are also acceptable:
  1. Announcements of neighborhood events
  2. Requests for information
  3. Requests for advice on services, either commercial or volunteer
  4. Requests for volunteers for activity within the neighborhood
  5. Positive suggestions for improving the neighborhood
  6. Service and trade recommendations, restaurant recommendations, items wanted, and garage sale notices
The following are NOT acceptable:
  1. Insulting or inflammatory messages
  2. One-on-one messages, messages to a specific individual, or "chats" between individuals
  3. Messages which are intended to promote a business, unless the message is in response to a specific request for a service or product you provide (to avoid advertising your business every time you post, please remove your e-marketing data from your signature unless you are responding to a specific request)
  4. A discussion of issues not related to our neighborhood
In general, follow these netiquette guidelines:
  • Think before you post
  • Answer critics with respect
  • Postings should deal with issues not individuals
  • Probing to find out more about an individual who is posting to the newsgroup or remarks about an individual is not acceptable
Users who violate these guidelines are subject to a warning from the moderator and possible removal from the newsgroup.
Thank you,
ANA Newsgroup Administrators