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10:54 am
Thu October 28, 2010

Chopin 200th Anniversary

New Orleans, La. – A royal visit from the United Kingdom kicks off a celebration honoring the 200th Anniversary of classical pianist and composer Frederic Chopin at Trinity Episcopal Church, 1329 Jackson Avenue. Pianist Lady Rose Cholmondeley performs Chopin in London, a piano concert of all Chopin music. She is joined by English multi-media actor Charles Grant who will read Chopin's letters. Tonight, 7pm.

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The Sound of Books
2:26 pm
Wed October 27, 2010

Acclaimed New Book From All Things Considered Co-Host Michele Norris - "The Grace of Silence: A Memoir"

New Orleans – Today - on "The Sound of Books" - with Fred Kasten - the new book by All Things Considered co-host Michele Norris - "The Grace of Silence: A Memoir"...

For more information about Michele Norris - and "The Grace of Silence" - please click here .

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Education Matters
12:40 pm
Wed October 27, 2010

Dissecting the New Orleans Public School System

New Orleans, LA – Time magazine has called New Orleans, "The Greatest Education Lab" in America. The city's multi-level reforms are often cast as the biggest education experiment ever seen in a major US city. So, are these reforms improving the city's academic performance?

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Louisiana Eats!
12:49 am
Wed October 27, 2010

Halloween Edition

CALAS (Yields 1 dozen calas)

MIX TOGETHER
2 CUPS COOKED RICE
6 T FLOUR
3 HEAPING T SUGAR
2 TSP. BAKING POWDER
1/4 TSP. SALT
1/4 TSP. VANILLA
NUTMEG
THEN ADD
2 EGGS
TOPPING
POWDERED SUGAR

Mix the rice and dry ingredients together thoroughly. Add the eggs and when thoroughly mixed, drop by spoonfuls into hot deep fat (360 degrees) and fry until brown. Drain on paper. Sprinkle with powdered sugar. Serve hot.

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Gulf Oil Spill
9:53 pm
Tue October 26, 2010

Oil Commission Readies Report On What Caused BP Spill

New Orleans, La. – Former EPA Administrator William Reilly says the commission will outline step-by-step what happened April 20th.

"I this will be a revelation to many in the country and perhaps resolve some questions, ambiguities, concerns that people have had. At least will be our theory and we believe it's the correct one."

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WWNO News Reports
4:53 pm
Sat October 23, 2010

Sewage Pouring Into Lake Near Shreveport

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Where Y'Eat
12:52 pm
Sat October 23, 2010

Where's the citrus?

New Orleans, LA –

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WWNO News Features
4:19 pm
Fri October 22, 2010

Tying Up Loose Ends

Dr. Andre Perry

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry discusses the importance of relationships between boys and men.

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StoryCorps N.O.
6:03 pm
Thu October 21, 2010

StoryCorps: Peter Seltzer

Peter Seltzer was working on his new laptop and getting ready for college when he started taking notice of a hurricane called Katrina heading toward New Orleans. He was staying with his parents Uptown when it became clear that it was serious. He and his younger brother Nathan decided to stay in New Orleans while his parents evacuated.

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WWNO News Features
5:15 pm
Thu October 21, 2010

Local Magazine Provides Insider Information

New Orleans, LA – For 20 years Louisiana Cultural Vistas magazine has documented Louisiana's arts, culture, history and literature. The magazine is published quarterly: Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter by the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities.

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