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An Urban Farm Puts New Orleans Teens to Work (The Atlantic)

theatlanticcities.com - In a city that is perhaps the country’s most culturally rich, it is a bit surprising that the large city park in its heart is called, well, City Park. But don’t mistake the generic name for a place devoid of special activity.Indeed, at the…

Zack Kopplin wins "Troublemaker of the Year" award (The Gambit)

bestofneworleans.com - By Kevin Allman - Zack Kopplin, the 19-year-old Rice University student and Louisiana native who's spent the last two years advocating for repeal of…

 

Visitors Make Great Volunteers And So Do You

In town for Mardi Gras? Looking to take a break from the party and aid in the City's recovery? Join lowernine.org in rebuilding homes in the city's Lower…

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Give Thanks. Spike Lee x 2-Cent Turkey GiveAway.

Upon meeting the legendary director Spike Lee, he challenged us to put together a thanksgiving turkey give away in few hour time span. We appreciate…

Jean Bragg Gallery July Show

Visual Arts

Jean Bragg // "In The Manner of A.J. Drysdale" is a group show of 13 artists featuring favorite composition of the historical artist Alexander Drysdale Live Oak and Cypress Bayou in lowland Louisiana. Show opens the July 4th weekend and runs through the… View Details

Corey Henry & the Treme Funktet

Vaughan's

Corey Henry’s pedigree reads like a New Orleans royal coat of arms. Born and raised…

Caroling in Jackson Square

Jackson Square

Since 1946, Patio Planters du Vieux Carré has sponsored Caroling in Jackson Square, a truly…

Celebration in the Oaks

New Orleans City Park

Celebration in the Oaks in City Park is one of the most spectacular holiday lights…