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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…



Saints fans: Free Sean Payton | CNN

Several New Orleans Saints fans plan to wear their displeasure for the NFL's decision to suspend coach Sean Payton. "CNN on youtube"

The Helen Gillet Experience featuring James Singleton and Wazozo Zorchestra


Chickie Wah Wah // Cellist Helen Gillet has been playing a regular Thursday residency at Chickie Wah Wah for months. The sets have been mostly solo featuring the virtuoso using her innovative looping technique to create sound landscapes. This special performance will showcase her… View Details

Music Is Life . . A Legendary Journey


MUSIC IS LIFE! A legendary journey..... Eric McFadden, Bernie Worrell, Norwood Fisher, Corey Henry, Stephen…

DJ Soul Sister presents HUSTLE Saturdays

Hi-Ho Lounge

The now-legendary weekly dance night. It started at Leo's in Bywater, moved to the infamous…

Rotary Downs + Mike Dillon Band

Gasa Gasa

*Rotary Downs* "TRACES" LIMITED EDITION VINYL RELEASE PARTY "*rotarydowns.com*" "*PURCHASE TICKETS*" The Mike Dillon Band…