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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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Mayor Landrieu Accepts World Tourism Award for New Orleans

On Monday, November 5 2012, New Orleans received the 2012 World Tourism Award. Here is Mayor Landrieu's acceptance speech. The annual World Tourism Award is…

ROTARY DOWNS

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Freret Street Publiq House // New Orleans psychedelic sons Rotary Downs are excited to announce the release of Traces, due out on May 13th, 2014. Traces is the bands highly anticipated follow up to 2010’s “Cracked Maps & Blue Reports.” Inspired by traveling abroad and… View Details

The Art of Woman: A sculptural odyssey in bronze

St. Vincent's Guest House

Critically-acclaimed sculptor of public artwork and award-winning Mardi Gras parades, Thomas Randolph Morrison presents “The…

VooDoo Music + Arts Experience

New Orleans City Park

The Voodoo Experience is a 3-day music and arts festival held every Halloween weekend in…

Final Round of Hard Rock Rising with The Gillis Silo

Hard Rock Cafe New Orleans

On Sunday, May 4, Hard Rock Cafe New Orleans will host a voting party for…