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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"

Satchmo SummerFest

Music

Louisiana State Museum / Old U.S. Mint // Save the date for Satchmo SummerFest - July 31-Aug 3, 2014 - produced by French Quarter Festivals, Inc. The premier American Jazz Festival dedicated to the life, legacy, and music of New Orleans' native son, Satchmo. SummerFest will feature three… View Details

Congo Square Preservation Society presents Sunday Drum Circle

Congo Square

We ARE Saving A Place for YOU in Congo Square! CONGO SQUARE SUNDAYS (approximately) 3PM…

French Language Classes: Summer Session

Alliance Francaise

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

King Buzzo

One Eyed Jacks

Roger "Buzz" Osborne, also known as King Buzzo (born March 25, 1964) is the guitarist/vocalist/songwriter…