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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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Mayor Landrieu Accepts World Tourism Award for New Orleans

On Monday, November 5 2012, New Orleans received the 2012 World Tourism Award. Here is Mayor Landrieu's acceptance speech. The annual World Tourism Award is…

Bonobo (DJ) + Kastle

Republic New Orleans // BONOBO + KASTLE Republic New Orleans Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 9pm 18+ But Tickets Here "www.ticketfly.com/event/581379" BONOBO "bonobomusic.com" "facebook.com/bonoboofficial" Simon Green, AKA Bonobo, is an artist very much at the peak of his powers. His 2013 album ‘The North Borders’… View Details

WYES Beatles Tribute Featuring The Fab Four

Tad Gormley Stadium

WYES BEATLES TRIBUTE FEATURING THE FAB FOUR Get ready to “Twist N Shout” in your…

The Royal Rounders

LA State Museum's Old U.S. Mint

The Royal Rounders is a group fronted by keyboardist David Roe that features two music…

Treme Creole Gumbo Festival

Congo Square

The seventh annual Treme Creole Gumbo Festival will take place Saturday, Nov. 8, and Sunday,…