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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…

The New Orleans Swing Dance Festival & The Ultimate Lindy Hop Showdown

French Quarter // *GO TO "lindyshowdown.net"FOR COMPLETE LISTING OF EVENTS* To make you swing your hips, tap your toes, and jump around to that hot hot jazz and those lowdown blues. The New Orleans Swing Dance Festival is an international jazz music and… View Details

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Varsity Theatre

After scoring two top 10 singles (“I Get Off” and “It’s Not You”) from their…

THE REVIVALISTS with Maggie Koerner Band

Varsity Theatre

The formation of The Revivalists was all about chance, but everything since then has been…

Corey Henry & the Treme Funktet

Vaughan's

Corey Henry’s pedigree reads like a New Orleans royal coat of arms. Born and raised…