The President of the United States is going to visit Binghamton, New York (where I work) on Friday.
Other than knowing that - we don't have many details. Which, of course is intentional - the people who protect our President don't want to give those wanting to do him harm any more information than publically needs to be released.
So, this has led to a little bit of a game - sort of like "Where's Waldo?" We know one place (Binghamton University) where he will be. But rumors continue to persist that he may visit other parts of our area.
Wouldn't it be great if he got to see some of how committed people are trying to restore downtown? For example, the Old City Hall building above is now a hotel.
12 Bones in Asheville, North Carolina, where he's eaten twice) but could he honestly resist a sushi restaurant called Sake Tumi? (OK, how many of my readers remember the 60's TV Show Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In?)
If you don't, here's the skit I'm thinking of (the whole thing is funny but note 1:15 and after).
Has a President or World Leader visited your city or town? How did it affect the residents?