New Orleans, La. – Governor Jindal says the projects include restoring oyster habitats, fisheries and barrier islands. The money will come from $1 billion BP offered in April as part of the Natural Resources Damage Assessment process that will take years to complete. He says Louisiana deserves most of the money.
New Orleans, La. – Mayor Landrieu and U-S Labor Secretary Hilda Solis announced that New Orleans will be getting full-time, high-level federal staff to live in the city and help coordinate how tax dollars are spent.
New Orleans, LA – The summer edition of Louisiana Cultural Vistas is now available. WWNO's Paul Maassen recently spoke with Editor-in-Chief Michael Sartisky and Executive Editor David Johnson about the issue's contents.
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New Orleans, La. – It's no surprise that New Orleanians form intense loyalties to their preferred snoballs. After all, some locals were practically weaned on them. For those who branch out to new turf, however, the diversity of stands and their flavors is enormous and grows from year to year.
New Orleans, La. – Andrea Marcovicci headlines a stellar group of cabaret performers kicking off 3 nights of blockbuster performances at Le Chat Noir. Shows running July 7th - 9th, 715 St. Charles Avenue, 8pm.