Featured News Stories Latest News

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…

FEATURED LOCAL NEWS ARCHIVE ALL LOCAL NEWS

SPOTLIGHT

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…

French Language Classes: Summer Session

Literature & Lectures

Alliance Francaise // Want to brush up your French this Summer or finally sign up for that intro course? Classes available for students of all levels and ages, during the day, evening, and on Saturdays. Learn the fundamentals or focus on a special… View Details

Caroling in Jackson Square

Jackson Square

Since 1946, Patio Planters du Vieux Carré has sponsored Caroling in Jackson Square, a truly…

Crosby, Stills & Nash @ Saenger Theatre

Saenger Theatre

Crosby, Stills & Nash will perform at the Saenger Theatre on August 23rd. Tickets on…

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…