WWNO News Reports
7:36 pm
Tue November 22, 2011

UNO Accepts Recommendations For Improvement While Selecting New President

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Living Large: Obesity In America
12:58 pm
Tue November 22, 2011

School Transforms Teens' Lives, One Pound At A Time

Wellspring students do high steps on the tennis court. Exercise is paramount at Wellspring, and a little rain doesn't get in the way of outdoor activities.
Travis Dove for NPR

Originally published on Wed August 1, 2012 6:04 pm

First of two stories, which are part of an ongoing series on obesity in America. The first part begins in August as students start their weight-loss journey at Wellspring Academy, a boarding school in Brevard, N.C. The second checks in with the students a few months later.

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Community Impact
10:22 am
Tue November 22, 2011

Community Impact Series -- The Water Challenge

New Orleans, La. –

Sugarcane and shellfish are two things south Louisiana has in abundance. For one local company, they're also key ingredients in a new technology to clean up contaminated groundwater.

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WWNO News Reports
10:31 pm
Mon November 21, 2011

Program Set To Help Women Escape Violence, Prostitution and Drug Abuse

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WWNO News Reports
7:29 pm
Fri November 18, 2011

Louis Armstrong Park Reopens

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WWNO Commentary
5:17 pm
Fri November 18, 2011

Viva la Difference

Dr. Andre Perry

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry presents his Top 10 Multicultural Spaces of New Orleans. For a transcript of, or to respond to this commentary, go to DrAndrePerry.com.

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Arts & Culture
11:38 am
Fri November 18, 2011

Oak Street PoBoy Festival

New Orleans, La – Conversation with Hank Staples, producer of the 2011 Oak Street PoBoy Festival. The festival gets underway on Sunday, November 20th from 10am to 7pm...Oak Street at Carrollton Avenue.

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WWNO News Reports
9:17 pm
Thu November 17, 2011

Retiring Baby Boomers Will Strain New Orleans 2020 Housing

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Where Y'Eat
7:36 pm
Thu November 17, 2011

Making Groceries, and a Difference

Inside the new Food Co-Op grocery on St. Claude Avenue.
Ian McNulty

New Orleans, La. –

Walk the aisles of the New Orleans Food Cooperative's gleaming new grocery store in the Faubourg Marigny, and it seems there's something different to catch the eye on every shelf and in every bin, from rare and colorful heirloom produce varieties to specialty meats to bulk grains and seeds. It turns out, there's also a mission and a community purpose behind them too.

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Notes from New Orleans
6:08 pm
Thu November 17, 2011

Un Ballo in Maschera

Robert Lyall, General Director of the New Orleans Opera.

New Orleans, LA – On this week's Notes from New Orleans, Sharon Litwin talks to Robert Lyall, General Director of the New Orleans Opera, about why he's put a little purple, green, and blood red into one of grand opera's grandest operas!

To read a related article written by Ms. Litwin, visit Nolavie.com.

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