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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…



Former hurricane victims pay it forward | NBC Nightly News

Electronic Music Night with SPEx and Oscillation Communications


Old U.S. Mint // SPEx is a trio of New Orleans musicians that use guitar, vocals, analog synthesizers and drum machines to create their gritty version of Industrial Rock. They rehearse in The SPEx bunker somewhere in uptown New Orleans with a mission to… View Details

Kelcy Mae Band

LA State Museum's Old U.S. Mint

Kelcy Mae is a native of Shreveport, LA. She moved to New Orleans to attend…

Sunday Youth Music Workshops feat. Gravity A


Sunday Youth Music Workshops offer young, aspiring musicians the opportunity to play with and learn…

Piety Street Market (August 2014)

The Old Ironworks

Art*Crafts*Vintage*Flea*Great Food*Live Music Held the second Saturday of every month in the spacious indoor/outdoor setting…