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The White House is all a-Twitter about an exciting event that's happening next week. On Wednesday, July 6th at 2pm ET, President Obama will answer your questions in the first ever Twitter Town Hall at the White House, and you're invited. Starting today, you can tweet your questions about jobs and the economy using the hashtag #AskObama and follow @townhall for the latest updates. Then, come back to watch the President respond to your questions in a live event moderated by Jack Dorsey, Twitter co-founder and Executive Chairman.

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The recent arrest of neo-Nazi Craig Cobb, who wants to turn a small North Dakota town all-white, was apparently sparked by a feud with a fellow supremacist who turned on him when DNA tests showed Cobb to be part black, the Los Angeles Times reports.

Cobb, a hate crimes fugitive from Canada with a long history of association with hate groups and white separatist believers, quietly began buying up local property months ago in a bid to take control of the town council and make Leith an all-white community.

White River Junction VA Healthcare System and Veterans Benefits Administration are hosting a virtual town hall on October 13, 2022 that will focus on the PACT Act. Join us to learn what the PACT Act is, who it will benefit and how you can help spread the word.

Visit the Caves of Nerja, not too far from the town. Discovered by accident by a group of young boys, the caves are today a huge tourist attraction, with large caverns where you can admire the stalactites and stalagmites.

Visit the beautiful old cemetery and wander the streets of the town. Enjoy some time in the main square at the bottom, where you will find a pretty fountain and a statue of Blas Infante, the Andalusian Nationalist leader. He was born here, and his birth place is now a little museum you can browse.

Go shopping in one of the many souvenir shops and artisanal stores and have a nice dinner with an incredible view of the mountains. Frigiliana is easy to reach via bus which leaves from the nearby beach town of Nerja. The bus only costs a few euros and leaves multiple times per day. You can, of course, drive here as well.

Although Grazalema is a beautifully set white village, this is a regular town. Watch the slow pace of village life unfold from behind a glass of local red, taking in the white houses with their repeating red tiled roofs.

Grazalema holds the title of being the rainiest town in Spain. So the dryer months of May through October are the best times to visit. This is also when summer meadows in the area are at their most beautiful and the hiking in Sierra de Grazalema Natural Park at its finest.

With a castle at the top dominating the skyline, Vejer de la Frontera still has some of its walls from Moorish times. While wandering around the beautiful town should definitely be at the top of your itinerary, there are a few sights to enjoy.

Balancing high on a vertical ridge, just above the Guadalete river, tiny Arcos de la Frontera makes the perfect hour-long stop en route between Sevilla and other Andalusian hill towns to the south.

The best thing to do in Altea is to visit the Old Town on the hill: it is the historical and cultural center of the town. Wander the narrow streets and enjoy the beautiful views. The church has a beautiful blue roof.

Lorraine Hansberry was born in 1930. She grew up on the south side of Chicago, a place rigidly segregated by race. In 1937, Hansberry's parents challenged Chicago's restrictive housing covenants by moving into an all-white neighborhood. Whites fought back. A mob gathered around the house and someone threw a brick, barely missing young Lorraine's head. Years later, in a letter to The New York Times, Hansberry recalled her mother "patrolling the house all night with a loaded German luger," while her father was away fighting the battle in court.2

A place where mind, body, and spirit delight in carefully curated amenities. With the finest culinary talents on the coast, shopping suitable for those with distinctive taste, outdoor activities on an exclusive beachfront and miles of nature trails, and a state-of-the-art wellness center, Alys Beach is a seaside town like none other.

It was only later that these colours were associated with the Greek flag. The military junta of 1967-1974 imposed the colour scheme for patriotic reasons. It was later naturally adopted by many towns for aesthetics, as part of efforts to attract tourism.

Within the Cyclades, the main towns and capitals of the islands (usually known as Chora, meaning town), tend to have good examples of these historic buildings, Plus a scattering of villages both coastal and inland.

Stay there: Nastasia Village Hotel has airy white rooms. For the best of both worlds, Nissaki Beach Hotel is perfectly situated between the Chora and the town beach. The hilly headland between Naxos Chora and Prokopios is a hotspot for luxury offerings with dreamy pools and contemporary Cycladic design; Naxos Rock Villas, Euphoria, Utopia, Golden Sun., and Naxian Collection. The streets behind Giorgios beach are a warren of good value rooms and studios, such as Helen Studios.

Somehow remaining under the radar despite its proximity to bigger Milos, little Kimolos is worth paying a longer visit for its secluded turquoise waters, rustic appeal, and the easy-going charm of main town Chorio. This unspoilt Cycladic gem also has excellent food, hiking, volcanic rock formations, and even a sunken ancient city, all wrapped up in a miniature package.

Stay there: Folegandros Chora is small with chic apartments tucked away in its hidden corners and family-run hotels on the outskirts of town. The Mar Inn Hotel and Aeri Studios both have white rooms set around a glistening pool with a view. Themonies Suites has boutique accommodation in trad agricultural stone buildings. Chora Resort and Spa. Aspalathras White Hotel and Aria Boutique Hotel are good value. For traditional accommodation in the Kastro (old quarters) try Paraporti or Matsas Mansions.

The White Towns of Andalusia, or Pueblos Blancos, are a series of whitewashed towns and large villages in the northern part of the provinces of Cádiz and Málaga in southern Spain, mostly within the Sierra de Grazalema Natural Park.

All of the villages are characterised by whitewashed walls and red or brown tiled roofs. They also commonly present narrow alleyways, steep earrings[clarification needed], lookouts, and town squares with a church and town hall. Often local institutions manage archeological museums with Roman or Arab artifacts, as well as others dedicated to local customs, crafts or trades.[citation needed]

The Mason Jar in Onalaska, a shabby-chic barn venue for weddings and events, had an unusually raucous group of guests at a town hall event on March 9 for 3rd Congressional District candidate Joe Kent, R-Yacolt.

"I've benefited just because I don't have to go through what my Black brothers and sisters have had to go through," Biden told CNN's Anderson Cooper during a drive-in town hall at PNC Field in Moosic, Pennsylvania.

Stewart McLaurin, president of the White House Historical Association, hosted a town hall event on Monday at Decatur House with Pete Souza, former White House photographer and author of the new book, The West Wing and Beyond: What I Saw Inside the Presidency.

U.S. Education Secretary Miguel Cardona led the town hall. AFT President Randi Weingarten and National Education Association President Becky Pringle brought questions from their members for the other panelists: Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra, White House COVID-19 Response Coordinator Ashish Jha, and Rochelle Walensky, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

A brief self-introduction was given by Congressman Molinaro, highlighting his long standing career as a politician which began when he was elected mayor of his hometown of Tivoli at 18 years old. Before being elected to U.S. Congress, Molinaro had served as Dutchess County Executive for 12 years, holding over 275 similar town hall events during his tenure.

Germantown High School, which sits just up the street from Town Hall, has remained empty since it closed in 2013. Developer Jack Azran has said he wants to use the hulking building for apartments, shared work spaces, and potentially even for a new school.

If you've participated in one of our tele-town halls in the past, you know this is similar to a radio talk show and you have the opportunity to ask your questions live. For those of you joining us on the phone, if you'd like to ask a question, press *3 on your telephone to be connected with an AARP staff member who will note your name and question and place you in a queue to ask that question live. If you're joining on Facebook or YouTube, you can post your question in the comments.

[00:01:06] Bill Walsh: If you've participated in one of our tele-town halls in the past, you know this is similar to a radio talk show and you have the opportunity to ask your questions live. For those of you joining us on the phone, if you'd like to ask a question, press *3 on your telephone to be connected with an AARP staff member who will note your name and question and place you in a queue to ask that question live. If you're joining on Facebook or YouTube, you can post your question in the comments.

Tickets are $40/$32 for members and $20 for students with ID. Table packages for two with refreshments are available for $130/$110 for members. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit

As tens of millions of children and educators return to school amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the two largest teachers unions in the United States co-hosted a town hall with the Biden administration. The purpose of September 1 event was to send the message that in-person learning will continue no matter what level of sickness transpires this fall. 041b061a72

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