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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"

Jon Cleary

Music

d.b.a. // New Orleans’ Jon Cleary is a triple threat with a salty-sweet voice, masterful piano skills, and a knack for stacking infectious grooves with melodic hooks and sharp lyrics. All of his talents are manifest on Pin Your Spin, his tough… View Details

The New Orleans Swamp Donkeys Traditional Jass Band

Irvin Mayfield's Jazz Playhouse at Royal Sonesta

Traditional New Orleans "Jass" for the contemporary listener. The Swamp Donkeys play jazz standards, traditional…

Allen Toussaint, Marcia Ball, Walter Wolfman Washington

Generations Hall

Jimmy Anselmo presents Allen Toussaint, Marcia Ball & Walter Wolfman Washington Sat. April 26th, 2014…

Book Release Party NOIZEFEST EDITION for "New Orleans: the Underground Guide V.3"

Buffa's

The new "Underground Guide" is out now from LSU Press! To celebrate we are having…