(Fred Vogelstein reads at Town Hall tomorrow night at 7:30 pm. The reading is $5.) Two serious problems plague modern tech journalism. The first is that every tech writer is terrified of losing access to new products if they go more negative than standard advertising copy. Show More Summary
Rep. Kevin Cramer has announced his 10th and 11th town hall events in North Dakota since being elected to the US House in 2012. The details on the latest events, to be held in Garrison and Harvey, are below. It’s worth noting that Cramer also continues to do a one-hour radio town hall on the...
A few snippets from yesterday's NC DHHS Twitter town hall disappointment: @NC_DHHS what's the plan for increasing patient beds? @ncpsychiatry members see this as a major issue #ncmentalhealth — NC Psychiatric Assoc (@ncpsychiatry) December 2, 2013 Said it much better than I did: read more
I hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving. If you did, the last thing you might want to look at is more food, but it seems that leading up to the day I was eating more than ever. I checked out three restaurants at the new Graton Casino in Rohnert Park and doubled up on a couple [...]
Fri 28 Feb 2014 After selling out Paddington Town Hall last year, the Women Say Something session of talks and ideas moves into the big time, taking over the Sydney Town...
More than 200 girls queued outside Hammersmith Town Hall last Friday morning. Aged 10 and 11, they were to sit an entrance exam for one of the best local state secondaries. In the bitter cold, I shivered beside my daughter and scoured the young faces, with their braces, wide eyes, pert noses – and an [...]
Pro-amnesty activists are acting “with an increased sense of urgency” these days, the New York Times’ Ashley Parker reported on Saturday. The "urgency" of these activists is such that they are repeatedly sending the same groups of illegal aliens to a certain congressman’s town hall events to garner some rank-and-file GOP support for amnesty. Show More Summary
The night was filled with stories of loss and grief, meant to bring awareness to issues plaguing some Los Angeles communities. An LAPD officer talked about the 2009 killing of his son. A woman spoke of the fatal shooting of her sister-in-law. Show More Summary
Hundreds of Cobb County residents last night expressed their support, raised concerns, and asked questions about the proposed Atlanta Braves stadium at a town hall meeting. With Cobb officials scheduled to vote next Tuesday on funding...Show More Summary
Amanda Palmer at Temrinal 5 in 2012 (more by Amanda Hatfield) Browse our full NYC show calendar for all of tonight's shows. Here are some highlights... Neil Gaiman, Amanda Palmer @ Town Hall Amanda Palmer and her fiction-wrtier spouse Neil...
At the end of last month, Deutsche Bank held a town hall on the topic of electronic communication, specifically the perils of making statements re: engaging in fraud, even in jest. To be safe, one should reserve such riffing for face-to-face...Show More Summary
DeKalb County is unique in Georgia because it has a CEO, whose job it is to run the county’s operations. The position was established back in the 80s, when Manuel Maloof became the first CEO. Since the indictment of former DeKalb CEO Burrell Ellis in June, calls for eliminating the CEO position in favor of [...]
In today's Urban Planner: a lecture on pregnancy in horror films, a TTC town hall, Pieces of Me continues, and lots more. Civic Engagement: Chances are, as a Toronto resident, you have a few things to say about the TTC. Now’s your chance...Show More Summary
Location: The Old Town Music Hall,140 Richmond Street, El Segundo, CA 90245 (310) 322-2592 Website: Click here Description: Dana Andrews stars as a detective gradually becoming obsessed (falling in love?) with a dead woman (Gene Tierney) whose killer he is trying to find. Clifton Webb and Vincent Price co-star in director Otto Preminger’s classic murder-mystery film. LAURA runs [...]
Location: The Old Town Music Hall,140 Richmond Street, El Segundo, CA 90245 (310) 322-2592 Website: Click here Description: The Old Town Music Hall presents a selection of classic Christmas comedies, plus SCROOGE, a 1922 version of Charles Dickens’ ghostly tale. (No complete prints of this rare silent film are known to survive, only an edited version.) Expect [...]
Location: The Old Town Music Hall,140 Richmond Street, El Segundo, CA 90245 (310) 322-2592 Website: Click here Description: Old Town Music Hall screens the 1934 fantasy film, which is also known as “March of the Wooden Soldiers” (a reference to the climactic comical battle). Based on Victor Herbert’s operetta, the film was re-imagined as a vehicle for [...]
Hollins Hall, a Marriott Hotel There's an exciting new culinary partnership in town, or I should say in the UK, as Marriott Hotels and Hugh Fearnley Whittingstall's River Cottage come together on a mission to revolutionise the food...Show More Summary
In her article on Australia's coastal or seaside towns and a sense of place Elizabeth Farrelly says that they suffer from a single organising principle: water. Nothing else figures - church, square, town hall, market, windmill. Only water, which is to say, money. Water makes a town self-arrange like iron-filings...
Mediaite's Noah Rothman joined Hannity Friday night for a special town hall episode on the Obamacare rollout mess and President Obama's waning credibility. Rothman said that Democrats sacrificed so much in order to get Obamacare passed...Show More Summary