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Any one smell the smoke?

Original post made by Mark C, Happy Valley, on Jun 22, 2008

Its about 8 am on Sunday and sitting outside enjoying a cup of coffee and I smell smoke. Anyone know if there is a fire in the area?

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Posted by Aaron
a resident of Vineyard Avenue
on Jun 22, 2008 at 10:46 am

I can smell it also, and have not heard of any or any siren's. Must be blowing in from somewhere.

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Posted by D
a resident of Downtown
on Jun 22, 2008 at 11:43 am

I smelt it also, very strong and hazy downtown.

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Posted by Shelley
a resident of Downtown
on Jun 23, 2008 at 10:47 am

too bad the national guard units that schwarzenegger would like to activate to help fight the various wild fires in northern california are actually in either iraq or afghanistan. :(

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Posted by chris
a resident of Amberwood/Wood Meadows
on Jun 23, 2008 at 4:13 pm

I do believe the entire state is on fire at the moment....Thus the smell and the smoke...

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Posted by Smoke?
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Jun 24, 2008 at 12:15 pm

This isn't anything. Try being up in Paradise, the Motherlode, or on the Napa/Solano County borders.

Stop yer whining!

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Posted by anonymous
a resident of Beratlis Place
on Jun 24, 2008 at 5:12 pm

Let's be thankful for our homes. There are alot of displaced people because of the fires. So-- please stop yer whining!

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