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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…

EARPHUNK with Stone Rabbits

Music

Varsity Theatre // Hailing from New Orleans, Prog-Funk band Earphunk has emerged as one of the Southeast’s premier jam acts. The quintet has been steadily building a rabid fan base across the United States with their unique brand of high-energy funk, inspired improvisation,… View Details

THE REVIVALISTS with Maggie Koerner Band

Varsity Theatre

The formation of The Revivalists was all about chance, but everything since then has been…

Rebirth Brass Band @ Maple Leaf Bar

Maple Leaf Bar

Come check out the Grammy Award- winning Rebirth Brass Band perform every Tuesday at the…

James Henderson and Ayo Scott

Octavia Art Gallery

James Henderson | Ayo Scott August 2 – September 6, 2014 Opening reception White Linen…