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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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Mayor Landrieu Accepts World Tourism Award for New Orleans

On Monday, November 5 2012, New Orleans received the 2012 World Tourism Award. Here is Mayor Landrieu's acceptance speech. The annual World Tourism Award is…

The Hood Internet

Hi Ho Lounge // Winter Circle Productions presents THE HOOD INTERNET Friday, July 25th, 2014 9pm Hi-Ho Lounge Buy Tickets Here "ticketweb.com/t3/sale/SaleEventDetail?dispatch=loadSelectionData&eventId=4902485&pl=hiho"ticketweb.com/t3/sale/SaleEventDetail?dispatch=loadSelectionData&eventId=4902485&pl=hiho A mash-up crew who came to fame thanks to their genre-jumping mixes, the Hood Internet were formed in Chicago after members Aaron… View Details

Treme Creole Gumbo Festival

Congo Square

The seventh annual Treme Creole Gumbo Festival will take place Saturday, Nov. 8, and Sunday,…

Friday Nights at NOMA

New Orleans Museum of Art

Every Friday night, visit NOMA from 5-9 p.m. for art activities and a variety of…

Satchmo SummerFest

Louisiana State Museum / Old U.S. Mint

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