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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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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"

Celebration in the Oaks

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New Orleans City Park // Celebration in the Oaks in City Park is one of the most spectacular holiday lights festivals in the country, with more than 165,000 visitors pouring into the park to see the magical winter spectacle. City Park’s famous oaks are swathed… View Details

Under the Boardwalk at Le Petit Theatre

Le Petit Theatre

The popular musical revue Under the Boardwalk, featuring the Big Easy Buddies, celebrates the greatest…

Rebirth Brass Band @ Maple Leaf Bar

Maple Leaf Bar

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

Electronic Music Night with SPEx and Oscillation Communications

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SPEx is a trio of New Orleans musicians that use guitar, vocals, analog synthesizers and…