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.
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?
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.
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.
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.