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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…

FIYA WATER 1

Creole Queen // Fiyawerx Productions is proud to announce that we are bringing the Creole Queen Riverboat shows back to Jazz Fest! On Saturday, April 26 - FIYA WATER 1 will have Oteil Burbridge, Ivan Neville, Stanton Moore, Eric Krasno, Mike Dillon, Roosevelt… View Details

FIYA WRAPPER Super Jam Vol. 3

Creole Queen

Fiyawerx Productions and Silver Wrapper present FIYA WRAPPER SUPER JAM VOL. 3 Rager on the…

Megalomanics Ball

Howlin' Wolf

This year's installment of the Megalomanics Ball in New Orleans will take place at The…

Brazland: Bate Galeira

L'entrepot

Go Head Media presents Brazland Bate Galeira hosted by Voice Monet on Thursday, May 1…