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Notes from New Orleans
5:32 pm
Thu December 1, 2011

Cultivating Cental City

Gardener Earl Antwine.

New Orleans, LA – This week on Notes from New Orleans, Sharon Litwin talks with two heroes of Central City and the bountiful garden they have created inside one of the gritter parts of our town.

To read a related article, visit Nolavie.com.

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WWNO News Features
12:49 pm
Thu December 1, 2011

NOMA's Director Celebrates First Anniversary

New Orleans, LA – As the New Orleans Museum of Art celebrates its 100th anniversary its new director, Susan Taylor, celebrates her one year anniversary at the helm following long-time director, John Bullard. WWNO's Paul Maassen recently spoke with Taylor about her first year at NOMA and her plans for the future.

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All Things N. O.
12:28 pm
Thu December 1, 2011

All Things N.O. 12-1-11

New Orleans, LA – Eve Abrams examines pop-up restaurants, Sharon Litwin profiles the workers behind a charitable garden in Central City, and the new director of NOMA discusses her first year as its leader.

Jack Hopke is your host for WWNO's weekly news magazine.

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Where Y'Eat
12:09 am
Thu December 1, 2011

Unpeeling the Season with Satsumas

Louisiana's small but distinctive citrus harvest comes in many varieties.
Ian McNulty

New Orleans, La. –
If you find yourself at a festival this weekend that features an orange peeling contest one day and a shrimp peeling contest the next, you know you must be in Plaquemines Parish. Specifically, that would be the Plaquemines Parish Fair and Orange Festival, where locals gather to party and to celebrate the harvests of this exceptionally productive parish.

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Gulf Oil Spill
12:00 am
Thu December 1, 2011

Groups Seek Public Input in BP Gulf Restoration Plans

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Louisiana Eats!
12:26 pm
Wed November 30, 2011

Joel Salatin Says, "Folks, This Ain't Normal!"

Farmer Joel Salatin

Joel Salatin of Virginia's Polyface Farm discusses his radical farming philosophies.

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The Sound of Books
2:28 am
Wed November 30, 2011

The Reading Life 11/29/11

New Orleans, LA – This week on The Reading Life: Poet Benjamin Morris, interviewed during the final week of his residency at A Studio in the Woods, and Fred Kasten's interview with David Gessner, author of "The Tarball Chronicles: A Journey Beyond the Oiled Pelican and Into the Heart of the Gulf Oil Spill."

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WWNO News Reports
8:37 pm
Tue November 29, 2011

Mayor Landrieu Details Homeless Initiatives

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Community Impact
10:47 am
Tue November 29, 2011

Community Impact Series -- Leading Educators

New Orleans, La. –

Darcy McKinnon works for FirstLine Schools, a network of New Orleans public charter schools. Her job is to help middle school students pick the right high school among the myriad new options in the fast-changing local education landscape and to make a successful transition when they do.

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WWNO News Reports
6:55 pm
Mon November 28, 2011

New Orleans Unveils 10-Year Homeless Plan

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