New Orleans, LA – It's been said that the four seasons in Louisiana aren't really winter, spring, summer and fall. Rather, for seafood lovers, the phases of the year are ordered as oyster, crawfish, crab and shrimp.
New Orleans, Louisiana – Poll numbers are often wrong, but they raise questions nonetheless. In New Orleans' mayoral race, recent poll numbers suggest there's a possibility that the next mayor may not be African American. In a city where the majority of registered voters are African American, what might this turn-about mean? Eve Abrams reports.
New Orleans – Today - on "The Sound of Books" with Fred Kasten - conversation with John Gillespie - co-author of the critically-acclaimed new book "Money for Nothing: How the Failure of Corporate Boards Is Ruining American Business and Costing Us Trillions"...
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New Orleans, LA – Jean Montes Haitian relief - www.haitiahdh.org, Loyola mayor's forum, Past New Olreans mayors comment on what it takes to be a good mayor, Green building in NOLA, Steve Inskeep with A Farewell To Donald Bordelon, Katrina Survivor.
New Orleans, La. – Dr. Jean Montes, music director for GNOYO, Greater New Orleans Youth Orchestras, has family members in Port-Au-Prince, Haiti. He's joining with doctors in the metro area in sending medical help and supplies to his earthquake stricken homeland. The doctors are affiliated with the Haitian Association for Human Development. Donations can be made online to haitiahdh.org.
New Orleans, LA – Last summer, New Orleans chef Matt Murphy was on death's door, brought to the very limit of his fortitude by a rare and extremely severe blood condition. Now, the 41-year-old is training to run a half marathon. He's there for his family of five children, which includes an infant and two-year-old quadruplets. And he's opening the doors to a new restaurant, M Bistro, which is named in his honor.
New Orleans, Louisiana – When hiring someone for a job, it's important to know what that job requires. New Orleans' three living former mayors -- Moon Landrieu, who served as mayor from 1970 - 1978, Sidney Barthelemy, mayor from 1986-1994, and Marc Morial, mayor from 1994 -2002, - offer their advice on what it takes to be mayor of the Crescent City. Eve Abrams brings us this story.