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Charlotte Allen replied to bbox231's discussion 2014 City Council Elections
"I'm pretty sure you're right that trying to endorse this year would be a big challenge for FCN."
Saturday
bbox231 replied to bbox231's discussion 2014 City Council Elections
"Thanks for those thoughts. Will include them in my consideration of all. On another point i frequently wonder about the opportunity for the FCN to offer endorsements. I'm certain doing so could be challenging to the collective. On the other…"
Saturday
Charlotte Allen replied to bbox231's discussion 2014 City Council Elections
"Liu's message in the Bulletin was great but I'm not sure she really has a grip on what's going on in Fremont. It's pretty hard to figure out her actual positions on land use issues from her Facebook page, and at the City Council…"
Saturday
bbox231 replied to bbox231's discussion 2014 City Council Elections
"I'm a big fan of Liu's message but I also dont know more about her than what I've read in this article.   Lorenz, Jones, Bonaccorssi will not get my vote. Generally not a fan of Salwan's activity while he's been on the…"
Sep 11
Jane Bark commented on FCN Admin's page Contact FCN
"I don't see any button to email the whole group.  What should I be doing? "
Sep 9
Jane Bark commented on FCN Admin's page Contact FCN
"How do I get an announcement about the event at the Senior Center on Thursday dealing with oil trains in Fremont sent out to the whole group?"
Sep 9
FCN Admin posted an event

2014 Olive Festival at MISSION--94539

October 4, 2014 from 10am to 5pm
This is one of a lovely public Fremont event that gets little outside acknowledgement.  Set in the olive grove behind the Old Mission, the pastoral setting, low key pace, and great live music all day sets the mood for this laid back party.  Please come out and support this annual festival at the Mission and get a feel for the flavor of old Fremont.  Go to Mission San Jose Chamber for details of bands, vendors and food/drink options.  See you…See More
Sep 8
Charlotte Allen replied to bbox231's discussion 2014 City Council Elections
"This is indeed a great article on the City Council candidates. Every Fremont voter should read it. What is your opinion on the candidates, bbox?"
Sep 6
Jane Bark posted an event

Exploding Oil Trains in Fremont? at Fremont Senior Center

September 11, 2014 from 7pm to 9pm
Crude oil trains like the one that exploded in Quebec last year are now planned to run through the East Bay.  These mile-long, hundred tank car trains will rumble through Union City, Fremont and Newark, often under cover of darkness.  Most will pull antiquated tank cars loaded with highly flammable crude.  These cars, sometimes called rolling fire bombs, have often exploded in the recent rash of train wrecks.To learn more, please come to this important meeting.See More
Sep 5
bbox231 posted a discussion

2014 City Council Elections

Some of the better writing re Council candidates occurred in this weeks' Fremont Bulletin. It's always interesting to see the large number of candidates that Fremont serves up. Other Bay Area communities struggle to bring a couple of qualified candidates, but, for some reason - our quiet little community has folks clamoring to get their names on the ballot . .  Personally, I believe some of this enthusiasm to be a conscious divide and  conquer tactic - - the well-organized but small percentage…See More
Aug 29
bbox231 posted a blog post

TESLA Gigabillboard

http://www.siliconvalley.com/news/ci_26418717/tesla-proposing-big-big-sign-its-times"The 200-by-40-foot sign would be illuminated, according to a city report. The sign itself would be 30 feet high perched on a 10-foot column.""Tesla's sign can be twice as high as the city's 20-foot height limit for billboards because it does not fit the city's definition of a billboard, said James Willis, a…See More
Aug 27
Sarah Morgan replied to FCN Admin's discussion How soon before we see the next bond?
"This is my first attempt at responding to a discussion, and I know it's a little dated as the measure passed several months ago. I wonder if anyone out there in this discussion knows if the bonds that passed are called "Capital…"
Aug 8
Ann Crosbie posted a discussion

9th Grade Health Textbook

For those parents who are interested in more information about the health textbook and requirements for Health instruction in CA, I encourage you to explore the following material. (Hopefully the links will work.):The video of the discussion from the Board of Education meeting from June 25th. The discussion on the health textbook can be found at hour 2, 15 minutes. June 25, 2014…See More
Aug 2
FCN Admin posted a discussion

New College Level Health Curriculum adopted for 9th graders by FUSD Board on June 25th

This is from different school yahoo groups--Dear American High Attendance Community,  For Your Information Below email was posted to the Hopkins Junior High School Yahoo Group.  It is regarding a petition in objection to the June 25, 2014 adoption of the new college level Health Textbook which will be used this fall to teach 9th grade health in FUSD.  The Health Book was formly adopted by the FUSD School Board on June 25, 2014 with a 3 to 2 vote.  See June 25, 2014 FUSD Board Agenda Item…See More
Jul 31
FCN Admin posted a discussion
Jun 5
bbox231 replied to Charlotte Allen's discussion TOP CONTRIBUTORS TO YES ON MEASURE E
Jun 3
Chinmoy Roy replied to FCN Admin's discussion $650 Million School Bond
"Murali, thanks for posting this.  Hiu, Larry Sweeney and some leading Bond proponents go a long ways back.  Many of us such as Hiu oppose the bond since we are convinced that the bond is being pushed through with a bunch of lies and…"
Jun 2
Murali replied to Murali's discussion Lennar/Toll/UP buying 100 acres from Union Pacific as developers encircle Fremont's ...
"New School ? really...? We've seen this kind of news before...and Only recently...and look what happened to Patterson Ranch development... --- Sad Truth - A Different View About Warm Springs PR    Posted by: "Hiu…"
Jun 2
Murali replied to FCN Admin's discussion $650 Million School Bond
"ANother take..and Measure-E and why it is expensive and... --- Sad Truth - A Different View About Warm Springs PR    Posted by: "Hiu Ng" hiu_ng@msn.com hiung4fusd    Date: Mon Jun 2, 2014 10:49 am…"
Jun 2
Murali replied to FCN Admin's discussion Your NO vote on Measure E is a Demand for a Better Bond
"Here's another take on Measure-E.. from Hiu --- Sad Truth - A Different View About Warm Springs PR    Posted by: "Hiu Ng" hiu_ng@msn.com hiung4fusd    Date: Mon Jun 2, 2014 10:49 am ((PDT))Unfortunately,…"
Jun 2
 
 
 

Forum

2014 City Council Elections 5 Replies

Started by bbox231 in City Government & Planning. Last reply by Charlotte Allen on Saturday.

How soon before we see the next bond? 3 Replies

Started by FCN Admin in City Government & Planning. Last reply by Sarah Morgan Aug 8.

9th Grade Health Textbook

Started by Ann Crosbie in Education & Schools Aug 2.

TOP CONTRIBUTORS TO YES ON MEASURE E 7 Replies

Started by Charlotte Allen in City Government & Planning. Last reply by bbox231 Jun 3.

$650 Million School Bond 17 Replies

Started by FCN Admin in Education & Schools. Last reply by Chinmoy Roy Jun 2.

Top 10 Reasons to Vote NO on Measure E 5 Replies

Started by Kathy McDonald in Election 2014. Last reply by Stanley De Passos May 10.

Measure E Math--60% overrun?

Started by Kathy McDonald in City Government & Planning May 4.

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