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2011-01-02 19:47:27 newgroup ba.announce m (by checkgroups) 2010-12-22 07:40:03 rmgroup ba.announce (by checkgroups) 2010-11-04 16:55:32 newgroup ba.broadcast.moderated m (manual) 2003-06-24 04:04:42 changedesc ba.music (manual) 2003-06-24 04:04:40 rmgroup ba.science.electronics (manual)
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ba.announce Announcements of general interest to all readers. (Moderated) ba.art Art in and around the Bay Area. ba.bicycles Bicycling in and around the Bay Area. ba.broadcast Bay Area TV/Radio issues. ba.broadcast.moderated Bay Area TV/Radio issues. (Moderated) ba.config Meta-discussion regarding the ba.* hierarchy. ba.consumers Experiences with retail outlets in the bay area. ba.dance Discussion about local dance events. ba.food Bay Area restaurants and eating places. ba.gardens Gardening, methods and results in the Bay Area. ba.general Announcements of general interest to all readers. ba.helping-hand Volunteer/Donor Action newsgroup. (Moderated) ba.internet Discussions about Bay Area Internet connectivity. ba.jobs.agency Job Postings from agencies in the Bay Area. ba.jobs.contract.agency Issues involving contract employment with agencies. ba.jobs.contract.direct Issues involving contract employment. ba.jobs.direct Job Postings in the Bay Area. ba.jobs.discussion Discussions about the job market in the Bay Area. ba.jobs.resumes Resume Postings for Bay Area Jobs. ba.market.computers For Sale/Wanted: Computers and software. ba.market.housing For Sale/Rent/Wanted: Housing, land, roommates. ba.market.misc For Sale/Wanted: Miscellaneous. ba.market.vehicles For Sale/Wanted: Autos, cycles, trucks, etc. ba.motorcycles Bay area motorcycle issues. ba.motss Newsgroup for Bay Area motss'ers. ba.mountain-folk Living in the hills and mountains around the Bay Area. ba.music Musical events in the Bay Area. ba.music.drumming Drumming events in the Bay Area. ba.personals Personals adds of Bay Area interest. ba.politics Political topics of interest to Bay Area readers. ba.seminars Announcements of Bay Area seminars. ba.singles Local newsgroup for single people. ba.smartvalley Smart Valley project- BA Information Infrastructure. ba.sports Discussion of sports in the Bay Area. ba.startup Startup businesses in the Bay Area. (Moderated) ba.test Tests of 'ba' distribution (Some sites autorespond). ba.transportation Discussion of Bay Area transit/commute/driving issues. ba.weather National Weather Service updates.
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