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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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"Person to Person": Drew and Brittany Brees | CBSNEWS

Co-hosts Lara Logan and Charlie Rose take you inside the lives and homes of today's newsmakers New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees, Grammy-winning singer Alicia…

French Language Classes: Summer Session

Literature & Lectures

Alliance Francaise // Want to brush up your French this Summer or finally sign up for that intro course? Classes available for students of all levels and ages, during the day, evening, and on Saturdays. Learn the fundamentals or focus on a special… View Details

Satchmo SummerFest

Louisiana State Museum / Old U.S. Mint

Save the date for Satchmo SummerFest - July 31-Aug 3, 2014 - produced by French…

The Royal Rounders

LA State Museum's Old U.S. Mint

The Royal Rounders is a group fronted by keyboardist David Roe that features two music…

Peter Murphy

One Eyed Jacks

Peter John Murphy (born 11 July 1957) is an English rock vocalist. He was the…