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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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Faubourg St. John

Faubourg St. John, established in 1708, is a neighborhood located just north of Broad Street at the intersection of Orleans Ave. It is approximately 75…

Maple Leaf Bar's 40th Anniversary JAZZFEST Series

Music

Maple Leaf // 1974-2014 40 YEARS OF LEGENDARY JAZZFEST SERIES SINCE 1974, the Maple Leaf Bar has existed as the longest-running music venue in New Orleans, outside of the French Quarter, welcoming a diverse and incredible array of talent to its stage, as… View Details

Theresa Andersson + Paul Sanchez & The Rolling Road Show @ YLC…

Lafayette Square Park

April 23 Theresa Andersson + Paul Sanchez & The Rolling Road Show YLC Wednesday at…

Book Release Party NOIZEFEST EDITION for "New Orleans: the Underground Guide V.3"

Buffa's

The new "Underground Guide" is out now from LSU Press! To celebrate we are having…

The Iguanas & The Klezmer Allstars

Hi-Ho Lounge

The Iguanas are Rod Hodges, guitar/accordion/vocals, Joe Cabral, saxophone/bajo sexto/vocals, Rene Coman, bass, and Doug…