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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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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…

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

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…

Bacchanal Wine presents Mark Weliky Trio

Bacchanal Wine

Bacchanal is dedicated to hosting the next generation of jazz greats and giving them a…

Gambit's Emerging Chefs Challenge

The Cannery

Gambit's 2014 Emerging Chefs Challenge recognizes the next generation of talented culinary leaders around the…