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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"

Congo Square Preservation Society presents Sunday Drum Circle

Congo Square // We ARE Saving A Place for YOU in Congo Square! CONGO SQUARE SUNDAYS (approximately) 3PM until 5PM in Congo Square New Orleans, Louisiana 70125 Ancestral Ritual Spiritual Drumming Dancing Singing and Chanting Libation Pouring Celebratory Ceremonial Cleansing Offering Grassroots Community… 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…

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…

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Varsity Theatre

After scoring two top 10 singles (“I Get Off” and “It’s Not You”) from their…