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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…

Rebirth Brass Band @ Maple Leaf Bar

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Maple Leaf Bar // Come check out the Grammy Award- winning Rebirth Brass Band perform every Tuesday at the Maple Leaf Bar! Simply put, The Rebirth Brass Band is a New Orleans institution. Formed in 1983 by the now infamous Frazier brothers, the band… View Details

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Freret Street Publiq House

They said that rock 'n' roll was dead, but they were wrong. Right now, in…

Daria & The Hip Drops

Freret Street Publiq House

Most frequently compared to Lily Allen, or an unexpected blend of No Doubt colliding with…

DJ Soul Sister presents HUSTLE Saturdays

Hi-Ho Lounge

The now-legendary weekly dance night. It started at Leo's in Bywater, moved to the infamous…