Featured News Stories Latest News

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…

FEATURED LOCAL NEWS ARCHIVE ALL LOCAL NEWS

FILM CLIP

Christmas in New Orleans, Louisiana-HGTV

Papa Noel and his alligators bring gifts to the children of New Orleans. This video is part of Top 10 Christmas Towns show hosted by…

Peter Murphy

Music

One Eyed Jacks // Peter John Murphy (born 11 July 1957) is an English rock vocalist. He was the vocalist of the rock group Bauhaus, and later went on to release a number of solo albums, such as 'Deep,' 'Love Hysteria' and his most… View Details

Oktoberfest

Deutsches Haus

Deutsches Haus has grown into an organization with a mission to celebrate and foster the…

The New Orleans Swing Dance Festival & The Ultimate Lindy Hop Showdown

French Quarter

*GO TO "lindyshowdown.net"FOR COMPLETE LISTING OF EVENTS* To make you swing your hips, tap your…

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…