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Pacific Online - Happy Holidays!
December 15, 2000
- We wish you the best of holidays and a prosperous New Year. Holiday Postcard 

Pacific Online Offers Additional Referral Benefits
December 15, 2000
- For the entire month of December (offer expires December 31, 2000) for every new customer you refer to us, Pacific Online will credit you 2 free months of 56k dialup Internet access (not to exceed a $35.90 value). Each of your referrals must write in your email address on the application in order for you to receive credit. For more details on this, please visit http://www.pon.net/member/referral.htm

Pacific Online Cleans Up Adopt-A-Highway
December 11, 2000 
- A big thank you goes out to all the volunteers who helped us collect trash along Highway 12 just west of Sonoma. We will schedule a date in January or early February for a cleanup of Pacific Online's 101 Adopt-A-Highway location.

Pacific Online Moves Corporate Headquarters
October 16, 2000 
- Pacific Online's new corporate headquarters are located at:

   Pacific Online, Inc.
   131 Stony Circle Suite 400
   Santa Rosa, CA 95401

   New Contact Information:
Phone #: 707.636.2000
   Fax #:
   Toll Free:

Pacific Online Disconnects 33.6 Service this Afternoon
October 10, 2000 
- At approximately 3pm this afternoon, Pacific Online disconnected its 33.6 dial-up service. In order to connect to the Internet 33.6 users will have to upgrade to our 56k dial-up access. If you were using Pacific Online's 33.6 service and you are having trouble connecting please contact our office at 707.588.8700 during our normal business hours. 

Pacific Online will be closed Sat & Sun Oct 14 & 15, 2000
October 3, 2000 
- Pacific Online will be moving offices the weekend of Saturday and Sunday October 14 and 15. Internet service will not be interrupted. More details will be available soon.  

Pacific Online Hiring Front Office Assistant
October 3, 2000 
- Pacific Online is currently hiring one front office assistant. If you would be interested in this position, please call 707.636.2000 for more details. Health benefits are available depending on stay with the company and/or hours. A relaxed dress code is in place. Also, enjoy an after hours connection to a high speed Internet backbone. (POSITION FILLED) 10/10/00

Pacific Online to be at Showcase Cotati
September 13, 2000 
- On Sunday September 17, 2000 between 12pm-4pm Pacific Online will have a booth at Showcase Cotati. This is an event organized by the Cotati Chamber of Commerce and features many exhibitors, music, food, beer & wine and prizes. Showcase Cotati will be held in La Plaza Park in downtown Cotati. For more information about this event please email chamber@cotati.org

Pacific Online to Cleanup the 101 near Windsor
September 12, 2000 
-  Following a morning cleanup for California's Coastal cleanup day, Pacific Online will participate in a mid to late afternoon cleanup of one of its Adopt-A-Highway locations along the 101 freeway near Windsor, California. For more information and details about this event, please email David Thompson

Pacific Online to participate in the CA Coastal Cleanup.
September 12, 2000 
-  The California Coastal Cleanup will be held this Saturday September 16, 2000. Pacific Online's customers are invited to  help clean a beach just north of Jenner from approximately 9am to 12pm (3 hours). All volunteers receive a free water container and filter from Brita. A free lunch is served afterwards near the town of Bodega Bay. Please email David Thompson for more information.

Pacific Online to Be Closed Monday
   September 4, 2000  -  In honor of Labor Day, Pacific Online will be closed this Monday.

Pacific Online Changes Mailing Address 
   August 12, 2000  -  Pacific Online's new mailing address:

   Pacific Online, Inc.
   P.O. Box 1659
   Santa Rosa, CA 95402

Installation of Off-Site Backup DNS & Radius Server 
   August 13, 2000  - The off-site Backup DNS and Radius server were brought online today. This will enhance network services availability.

Pacific Online Incorporates 
   August 10, 2000  - Pacific Online, formerly a general partnership since 1996,incorporated under Pacific Online, Inc. today.

Pacific Online Offers Dialup Service in Kentucky
August 10, 2000 
- Pacific Online now offers dialup service for the two cities 
   of Lexington and Louisville Kentucky. Kentucky is the 34th US state in 
   which Pacific Online offers local 56k dialup services.

Pacific Online Upgrades FTP Server
August 10, 2000 
- To help improve performance, the FTP server was upgraded today. This upgrade will improve upload and download speeds when publishing to your Pacific Online website.

Pacific Online Cleans up Portion of Highway 12
August 10, 2000 
- A mile portion of Pacific Online's adopt a highway was cleaned today. 

Pacific Online Announces Highway Clean-up
July 16, 2000 
- Pacific Online will be cleaning up a portion of the 101 Hwy near Windsor, CA on Saturday August 5, 2000 beginning at 11am. The cleanup will last 2 hours until 1pm. This cleanup is in conjunction with the Cal Trans Adopt-A-Highway program. Pacific Online also cleans up a portion of Highway 12 near Sonoma on a regular basis. For more information about this particular cleanup please email cleanup@pon.net or visit: http://www.pon.net/member/communitysupport.htm  Pacific Online will be cleaning up a portion of the 101 freeway near Windsor, CA on Saturday August 5, 2000 beginning at 11am. The cleanup will last 2 hours until 1pm. This cleanup is in conjunction with the Cal Trans Adopt-A-Highway program. Pacific Online also cleans up a portion of Highway 12 near Sonoma on a regular basis. For more information about this particular cleanup please email cleanup@pon.net or visit: 

Pacific Online Unveils New-Look Web Site
   July 14, 2000  -  Pacific Online’s web site has been updated and redesigned. New content has been added and navigational methods have been improved. Please visit www.pon.net and browse our updated web site.

Pacific Online to be at Crusher Stadium
   July 13, 2000  - Pacific Online will have a booth in the front of Rohnert Park Stadium Sunday July 23, 2000. The Crusher's play the Yuma Bullfrogs. This also happens to be Gym Bag day. Come out to the  ballpark, visit Pacific Online and support the Sonoma County Crushers. Pacific Online broadcasts all Crusher games (home & away) on the Internet. Pacific Online also supports the Crusher Baseball Buddy program in which members of non-profit organizations are given free baseball tickets purchased by Pacific Online.

Broadcast of Crusher Games
   May 19, 2000  - Pacific Online is very pleased to announce the first time ever broadcasts of the Sonoma County Crusher Baseball Games over the Internet. Join broadcasters Steve Bitker and Rhett Lewis as they call the action. The games are broadcast on 89.1 KBBF a bilingual radio station broadcasting out of Santa Rosa, California.

1st Quarter Web Site Contest
March 31, 2000  - Pacific Online has compiled the winners for this quarters web site contest below.  The closing date for the next web site contest will be June 30th with the results posted shortly thereafter.  If you have any questions about how you can qualify or enter the web site contest please refer to our web page located at http://www.pon.net/member/contest.htm

   This Quarter's Winners:
   1st - Mira
2 Free Months of Service]
   2nd - Logan
1 Free Month of Service]
   3rd - Zip
1/2 Month of Free Service]

Hawaii Dial-Up Access 
   March 29, 2000  - Pacific Online is very pleased to announce the opening of a new Point of Presence in Oahu, Hawaii. This POP allows customers to use Pacific Online’s Internet services in and near Oahu without having to pay toll or other long distance charges. 

Pacific Online Adopts a Section of Highway 101 
   March 10, 2000  - Pacific Online will be cleaning up a portion of Highway 101near Windsor, California. Pacific Online customers are invited to participate in the cleanup events held approximately every two months, usually on the weekends. Contact dave@pon.net for more information.

Pacific Online launches Internet Access in Tokyo, Japan 
   March 8, 2000  - Pacific Online now offers dialup access in Tokyo, Japan. This aggressive international move gives Pacific Online a foot in the door for offering dial up access in other select cities in Japan.

New Powerful Start Page Launched 
   March 6, 2000  - This customizable start page provides, news, stocks, weather, local listings for restaurants and movies, an online calendar, custom interest groups and much more! To visit the new start page go to 

Pacific Online Will be Open 7 Days a Week
   March 3, 2000  - Pacific Online will be open 7 days a week, beginning March 19, 2000. Sunday hours will be added from 9am to 6pm.

Pacific Online will offer DSL (high speed Internet Access)  
   February 29, 2000  - Pacific Online plans to offer DSL in the near future, and we are currently in a testing phase. Pricing and availability are not yet known. If you are interested in receiving information when it is available, please visit http://www.pon.net/dsl.htm and fill out the contact information form.

Pacific Online Upgrades its Web Based Email 
   February 17, 2000  - Imail version 6.0 was installed today. This powerful new upgrade enhances Pacific Online's web based email. Many new options are available including but not limited to address book, ability to change password, user information, signature file, & mail forwarding information. To access Pacific Online's web based email go to http://email.pon.net 

Pacific Online Makes SF Business Times List of Largest Bay Area ISP's 
   February 16, 2000  - Last year Pacific Online was not rated. This year Pacific Online came in at number 18 on the list of largest Internet Service Providers in the Bay Area.

Monthly Newsletters Now Online 
February 12, 2000 
- All monthly newsletters which contain updates, news, events, upgrades, community support information, and other general Pacific Online information are now found online at

Survey Winners 
   February 9, 2000  - Thanks once again to everyone who took the time to fill out the survey and provide us with valuable feedback.

   F.J. Foseter
   Patrick Farrell
   Steve Goldsmith

Pacific Online Extends Online Survey 
   February 29, 2000  - We thank each and everyone who took the time to fill    our online survey. The information received from this has been invaluable. Due to the recent demand we are extending the time to fill out the survey until the morning of Monday February 7, 2000.

In return for completing the survey before 10:00 am on 2/7/00, Pacific Online customers will be entered in a free drawing to be held on Tuesday, February 8, 2000. You must be a Pacific Online customer to be entered in the drawing. Only one entry per Pacific Online e-mail address (e-mail aliases not excepted). We will draw 3 winners: 1st prize is 6 months of free 56k Internet Access ($90 value), 2nd and 3rd prize are gift certificates to 
the movies ($20 value each). To access the online survey click here: www.pon.net/survey.htm

Pacific Online installs FrontPage98 Server Extensions 
21FEB00. Pacific Online installed FrontPage98 Server extensions today. The new extensions allow the newest version on Microsoft's FrontPage 98 to be fully utilized. For more information see Pacific  Online's FrontPage support page.
Pacific Online to Upgrade Mail Server
15FEB00. Pacific Online Plans to upgrade its mail server mx.pon.net to a new server. The server will have faster response times, and more reliability. The server will also allow subscribers to read their mail via a Web Browser rather than a mail client anywhere they can access a web browser. Pacific Online also plans to merge the business accounts mail server mail.pon.net with this new server. The upgrade will take place March 14/15th at Midnight. Some subscribers may have to change their password and they will be contacted by email. If you have any questions write to info@pon.net
Personal Web Site Contest Draws Closer
1FEB00. To enter simply have your personal web site listed on the Home page listing found at http://home.pon.net .Your  web site must be online so that the judges may take a look at it. Prizes will be awarded to the top three places. Web Sites will be judged on design, content, and features. Personal Business sites or sites containing illegal material will not be judged. Please review  http://home.pon.net  for other member web sites. First Place Winners are awarded 1 month of  FREE Internet Access!

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