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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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Give Thanks. Spike Lee x 2-Cent Turkey GiveAway.

Upon meeting the legendary director Spike Lee, he challenged us to put together a thanksgiving turkey give away in few hour time span. We appreciate…

James Henderson and Ayo Scott

Visual Arts

Octavia Art Gallery // James Henderson | Ayo Scott August 2 – September 6, 2014 Opening reception White Linen Night – August 2, 6 – 9 pm Octavia Art Gallery is pleased to present two solo exhibitions of new work by local artists James… View Details

Viral Realities - New Work by Carl Joe Williams

Staple Goods

Carl Joe Williams paints on found objects such as doors and used TVs, which are…

Crescent City Blue's & BBQ Festival

Lafayette Square Park

Los Lobos, Bobby Rush, Ana Popovic, Denise LaSalle, Valerie June, Joe Louis Walker, Mel Waiters,…

Eric Bloom Presents Sonic Bloom featuring Nigel Hall

Maple Leaf Bar

Sonic Bloom featuring Nigel Hall Every Wednesday Night in May at the Maple Leaf Eric…