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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…

Paul Sanchez

Chickie Wah Wah // Paul Sanchez has a career as varied as New Orleans itself. Songwriter, musician, singer, producer, writer and actor. Fans may know Paul Sanchez as a founding member of the New Orleans rock band Cowboy Mouth having played with the band… View Details

Caroling in Jackson Square

Jackson Square

Since 1946, Patio Planters du Vieux Carré has sponsored Caroling in Jackson Square, a truly…

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…

Celebration in the Oaks

New Orleans City Park

Celebration in the Oaks in City Park is one of the most spectacular holiday lights…