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All Things New Orleans
2:25 pm
Fri April 13, 2012

Navy Week Ships into New Orleans and Professional Golfers Tee Off

On this week's episode you'll find out how the Navy plans to commemorate the War of 1812; how City Park has generated a lot of revenue since Hurricane Katrina; and how you can see the winner of the 2012 Masters tournament in New Orleans.

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Notes from New Orleans
2:05 pm
Fri April 13, 2012

City Park's Fundraising Strategist

Bob Becker, CEO of City Park

City Park, a former plantation in the heart of New Orleans, hosts a collection of fine art, 600 year-old live oaks, music festivals, and over eleven million visitors each year. And since Hurricane Katrina the park has generated some serious revenue. On this week's Notes from New Orleans, we'll listen to Bob Becker, CEO of City Park, for this story of revitalization.

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New Orleans Libraries
8:46 am
Fri April 13, 2012

New Orleans Opens Four New Libraries

New Orleans is marking the opening of a fourth new library in as many weeks. 

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Gulf Oil Spill
6:00 am
Fri April 13, 2012

Oil Sheen in Gulf Breaking Apart

The Shell oil company says an oil sheen it reported in the Gulf of Mexico is breaking up. Federal officials will continue searching for the source.

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Korean Food
4:06 pm
Thu April 12, 2012

Where Y'Eat: Where Kimchi Is King

The Korean flavors are fresh, bold and entirely vegan at the Wandering Buddha.
Ian McNulty WWNO

The barroom setting and vegan approach is a little unorthodox, but the Korean flavors at the Wandering Buddha are easy to love.

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Jazz Fest Minutes
1:03 pm
Thu April 12, 2012

New Orleans Clarinetist Dr. Michael White Plays Jazz Fest Saturday, April 28th

Dr. Michael White.

New Orleans clarinetist Dr. Michael White and his Original Liberty Jazz Band deliver authentic New Orleans jazz with an irresistible blend of passion, verve, experience and expertise.  They play Jazz Fest on Saturday, April 28th.

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Inside the Arts
9:00 am
Thu April 12, 2012

2012 French Quarter Festival Opens Today!

The 2012 French Quarter Festival.

It is billed as the largest free music festival in the South.  Over a half-million people are expected in and around the Vieux Carré as the French Quarter Festival kicks-off four days of music, food and fun.

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Environment
6:00 am
Thu April 12, 2012

Tabasco Joins Forces with America's Wetland Foundation to Fight Coastal Erosion

A leading Louisiana export is joining the effort to fight coastal erosion, and asking consumers around the world to help save the wetlands.

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Louisiana Eats!
5:53 pm
Wed April 11, 2012

A Splendid Evening

Lynne Rossetto Kasper, host of The Splendid Table.

Join us on Louisiana Eats! as we host a slew of familiar voices from The Splendid Table. First, you'll hear Lynne Rossetto Kasper and  producer Sally Swift talk about their seventeen-year history with the nationally syndicated radio show. Then regular guests Jane and Michael Stern join in to discuss their never-ending journey across the country.

Don't forget to enter this week's Culinary Contest!

New Orleans Police
5:00 pm
Wed April 11, 2012

NOPD Officer Sentenced For Lying After Convention Center Shooting

A New Orleans police officer will serve 20 months in prison for lying about his actions after fatally shooting a man during the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. The victim was among thousands stranded after the 2005 storm.

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