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Super Bowl 2013
4:00 am
Tue February 7, 2012

Plans Begin For Super Bowl 2013 in New Orleans

New Orleans Tourism Marketing Corporation

This year’s Super Bowl celebrations have ended in Indianapolis. But planning is already under way in New Orleans for next year’s game.

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BP oil spill
4:00 am
Mon February 6, 2012

Legal Aid Fine-Tuning Role in BP Oil Spill Claims

As government and corporate representatives negotiate damages stemming from the BP oil spill, legal aid advocates are noting hundreds of low-income residents are stuck in filing damage claims of their own. Lawyers are setting up a system to ensure a quick response to future disasters for the most vulnerable residents.

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Commentary
4:50 pm
Fri February 3, 2012

Having Faith in a Voucher

Dr. Andre Perry talks about Louisiana's potential school voucher program.

Where Y'Eat
3:54 pm
Fri February 3, 2012

Mid-City's Cuban Connection

A crisply-grilled Cuban sandwich from Regla Store.
Ian McNulty WWNO

As turkeys were prepared in countless New Orleans kitchens this past holiday season, in the Cuban kitchen at the back of the Mid-City corner grocery Regla Store, attention turned to roasted pork legs.

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Where Y'Eat
3:47 pm
Fri February 3, 2012

Fish Tales at Kanno

Kanno is right at home in its Fat City strip mall.
Ian McNulty WWNO

Along the diverse, densely-packed blocks of Fat City you’ll find a creative Japanese chef crafting exquisite compositions.

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All Things New Orleans
11:08 am
Fri February 3, 2012

ATNO 2/2/12

Paul Maassen speaks with  Peter Fos, the new President of UNO; Sharon Litwin scoops the details behind Krewe Delusional; and the new head of Build Now drops in for a visit. 

Environmental Education
4:00 am
Fri February 3, 2012

America's Wetland Foundation Art Award Winners

"Sunset on Calcasieu River" by Kaitlin Miller, 7, of Ragley, grade 2, Bishop Noland Episcopal Day School
Kaitlin Miller America's Wetland Foundation

The America’s Wetland Foundation is awarding $48,000 to Louisiana students for their artistic impressions of the importance of wetlands. The money stays at the schools for continued environmental education.

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Notes from New Orleans
5:52 pm
Thu February 2, 2012

Krewe Delusion's Grand Marshal

This week on Notes from New Orleans, Sharon Litwin talks to Randy Fertel and his latest adventures in the Krewe Delusion.

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Inside the Arts
11:57 am
Thu February 2, 2012

Redd Linen Night Opens

Douglas Redd, Ashé Co-Founder

The Oretha Castle Haley Cultural Corridor in Central City comes alive this weekend, as the Ashé Cultural Arts Center kicks off Redd Linen Night.

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New Orleans Police
9:01 am
Thu February 2, 2012

New Orleans Police Change Policy on Releasing Victim Information

The New Orleans Police Department will no longer release the criminal records of murder victims. The move comes after complaints that the policy only added to the stress of mourning families.

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