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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…

Corey Henry & the Treme Funktet

Vaughan's // Corey Henry’s pedigree reads like a New Orleans royal coat of arms. Born and raised in the Treme, he learned his craft with his uncle Benny in venues like Preservation Hall. In the mid 80’s, he formed The Lil Rascals… View Details

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…

PAPA MALI with LIGHTNIN MALCOLM

Freret Street Publiq House

Papa Mali (born Malcolm Helm Welbourne in Vicksburg, Mississippi, May 6,1957) is a New Orleans…

ROTARY DOWNS

Freret Street Publiq House

New Orleans psychedelic sons Rotary Downs are excited to announce the release of Traces, due…