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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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Christmas on the Bayou

Christmas time in St Bernard and New Orleans. Bonfires and a Christmas parade with Santa arriving in a boat on the bayou. Music provided by…

Crescent City Blue's & BBQ Festival

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Lafayette Square Park // Los Lobos, Bobby Rush, Ana Popovic, Denise LaSalle, Valerie June, Joe Louis Walker, Mel Waiters, Selwyn Birchwood, Papa Mali, Walter “Wolfman” Washington, Little Freddie King, Vasti Jackson, Mia Borders, Luke Winslow King, Marc Stone, Brother Tyrone & the Mind Benders,… View Details

French Language Classes: Summer Session

Alliance Francaise

Want to brush up your French this Summer or finally sign up for that intro…

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure- New Orleans

Harrah's Casino

Turn New Orleans into a giant game board with this fun scavenger hunt adventure. Combine…

PAPA MALI with LIGHTNIN MALCOLM

Freret Street Publiq House

Papa Mali (born Malcolm Helm Welbourne in Vicksburg, Mississippi, May 6,1957) is a New Orleans…