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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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Give Thanks. Spike Lee x 2-Cent Turkey GiveAway.

Upon meeting the legendary director Spike Lee, he challenged us to put together a thanksgiving turkey give away in few hour time span. We appreciate…

ROTARY DOWNS

Music

Freret Street Publiq House // New Orleans psychedelic sons Rotary Downs are excited to announce the release of Traces, due out on May 13th, 2014. Traces is the bands highly anticipated follow up to 2010’s “Cracked Maps & Blue Reports.” Inspired by traveling abroad and… View Details

VooDoo Music + Arts Experience

New Orleans City Park

The Voodoo Experience is a 3-day music and arts festival held every Halloween weekend in…

Southern Decadence

French Quater

Southern Decadence is the largest gay event in New Orleans. 2014 will be the 43rd…

Paul Sanchez

Chickie Wah Wah

Paul Sanchez has a career as varied as New Orleans itself. Songwriter, musician, singer, producer,…