Where Y'Eat
5:39 pm
Thu October 13, 2011

Heritage by the Link at the Andouille Festival

Food booths serve andouille galore at this sausage's namesake festival in LaPlace.
Ian McNulty

New Orleans, La. –
There is noting remotely seasonal about andouille sausage. But there is no denying that the urge for andouille goes through the roof at this time of year, as summer weather slackens and the first whiff of Louisiana's fall and winter weather hangs in the air.

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All Things N. O.
4:07 pm
Thu October 13, 2011

All Things N.O. 10-13-11

New Orleans, LA – In this week's edition Sharon Litwin interviews Robert Lyall of the New Orleans Opera Association, Paul Maassen speaks with NPR's Laura Sullivan, and Jack Hopke and Diane Mack take a look at a group of events happening around the New Orleans area.

Jack Hopke hosts WWNO's weekly news magazine.

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Louisiana Eats!
6:44 pm
Wed October 12, 2011

Boudin & Beer

Creole Carbonnades

Serves 6 - 8

2 lbs beef stew meat
1/2 cup flour
1/2 cup oil
2 thinly sliced onions
2 tablespoons demi glace (or the commercial products Marmite or Bovril)
2 bottles of dark beer
8 - 10 rounds of stale French bread
1/2 cup Creole mustard
Salt and pepper to taste
4 Idaho potatoes, cut into 1/2 inch cubes and parboiled until tender

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Community Impact
6:21 pm
Wed October 12, 2011

WWNO Member Carolyn Henegan

New Orleans – New Orleans music writer Carolyn Henegan talks about how listening to WWNO gives her a professional edge.

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Community Impact
5:55 pm
Wed October 12, 2011

WWNO Member Peter Ricchiuti

New Orleans – Peter Ricchiuti talks about progressing from a listener - to a member - of WWNO.

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Notes from New Orleans
5:55 pm
Wed October 12, 2011

Turandot

Actress Lise Lindstrom

New Orleans, LA – This week on Notes from New Orleans, Sharon Litwin talks about one of the musical passions of our city: the larger-than-life, over the top, historical adoration of Grand Opera!

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The Sound of Books
3:42 pm
Wed October 12, 2011

New Book From Award-Winning Singer, Songwriter and Author Johnette Downing - "Why The Oyster Has The Pearl"

Nedw Orleans – Today - on "The Sound of Books" - with Fred Kasten - the new book from award-winning singer, songwriter and children's book author Johnette Downing - "Why the Oyster Has the Pearl"...

To find out more about Johnette Downing - and "Why the Oyster Has the Pearl" - please click here .

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The Sound of Books
3:29 am
Wed October 12, 2011

The Reading Life 10/11/11

New Orleans, LA – This week on The Reading Life: Photographer Lori Waselchuk, whose new book is "Grace Before Dying," images of the hospice at Angola, and Julie Klam, author of "Love at First Bark: How Saving a Dog Can Sometimes Help You Save Yourself."

Community Impact
7:17 pm
Tue October 11, 2011

Community Impact Series -- Cowen Institute for Public Education Initiatives

Cowen Institute

New Orleans, La. –
All across New Orleans, Tulane University students are going back to high school. They're working at four schools to establish advanced placement courses, part of a college-readiness program called AdvanceNOLA. While Tulane site coordinators work with teachers and school leaders on the program, Tulane undergrads tutor the high school students, sharing their own recent insight on advanced placement testing and, often, much more.

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Gulf Oil Spill
7:16 pm
Tue October 11, 2011

Top-Level Meeting Held on Oil Drilling Permits

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