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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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Treme Creole Gumbo Festival

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Congo Square // The seventh annual Treme Creole Gumbo Festival will take place Saturday, Nov. 8, and Sunday, Nov., 9, 2014, from 11 a.m. to 730 p.m. both days in Louis Armstrong Park. Admission is free. One of four free festivals produced and… View Details

ROYAL SOUTHERN BROTHERHOOD

Freret Street Publiq House

They said that rock 'n' roll was dead, but they were wrong. Right now, in…

Caroling in Jackson Square

Jackson Square

Since 1946, Patio Planters du Vieux Carré has sponsored Caroling in Jackson Square, a truly…

Oktoberfest

Deutsches Haus

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