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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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"Person to Person": Drew and Brittany Brees | CBSNEWS

Co-hosts Lara Logan and Charlie Rose take you inside the lives and homes of today's newsmakers New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees, Grammy-winning singer Alicia…

Treme Creole Gumbo Festival

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Congo Square // The seventh annual Treme Creole Gumbo Festival will take place Saturday, Nov. 8, and Sunday, Nov., 9, 2014, from 11 a.m. to 730 p.m. both days in Louis Armstrong Park. Admission is free. One of four free festivals produced and… View Details

The Art of Woman: A sculptural odyssey in bronze

St. Vincent's Guest House

Critically-acclaimed sculptor of public artwork and award-winning Mardi Gras parades, Thomas Randolph Morrison presents “The…

Eric Bloom Presents Sonic Bloom featuring Nigel Hall

Maple Leaf Bar

Sonic Bloom featuring Nigel Hall Every Wednesday Night in May at the Maple Leaf Eric…

THE REVIVALISTS with Maggie Koerner Band

Varsity Theatre

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