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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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Saints fans: Free Sean Payton | CNN

Several New Orleans Saints fans plan to wear their displeasure for the NFL's decision to suspend coach Sean Payton. "CNN on youtube"

The Royal Rounders

Music

LA State Museum's Old U.S. Mint // The Royal Rounders is a group fronted by keyboardist David Roe that features two music business All Stars, Jerry Jumonville and Fred Staehle. The Royal Rounders are a jazz band defined not only by their repertoire but by their approach… View Details

Southern Decadence

French Quater

Southern Decadence is the largest gay event in New Orleans. 2014 will be the 43rd…

Corey Henry & the Treme Funktet

Vaughan's

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

James Henderson and Ayo Scott

Octavia Art Gallery

James Henderson | Ayo Scott August 2 – September 6, 2014 Opening reception White Linen…