Arts & Culture
3:26 pm
Wed June 22, 2011

Man of La Mancha Opens 44th Summer Lyric Theater Season

New Orleans – Summer Lyric Theater of Tulane University opens it's 44th season of musicals with a classic Broadway blockbuster - Man of La Mancha. Performances run June 23rd thru June 26th at Dixon Hall.

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WWNO News Features
12:12 pm
Wed June 22, 2011

Poet Laureate Julie Kane Reads Thursday Night

WWNO News Reports
7:31 pm
Tue June 21, 2011

Volunteers Train To Help City With Hurricane Evacuations

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The Sound of Books
5:44 pm
Tue June 21, 2011

Widely Acclaimed New Memoir From Writer Melissa Coleman - "This Life Is In Your Hands: One Dream, Sixty Acres, And A Family Undone"

New Orleans – Today - on "The Sound of Books" - with Fred Kasten - the widely praised new memoir from freelance writer Melissa Coleman - "This Life Is In Your Hands: One Dream, Sixty Acres, and a Family Undone"...

To learn more about Melissa Coleman and "This Life Is In Your Hands" - please click here .

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WWNO News Reports
8:13 pm
Mon June 20, 2011

Solar Power Gaining Users In New Orleans

New Orleans, La. – Solar panels and other equipment was set up on Magazine Street over the weekend, where shoppers could ask experts about the renewable energy. Forest Bradley-Wright of the Alliance for Affordable Energy says New Orleans is at the forefront of the national solar movement. He says much of the city's rebuilding efforts include solar technology.

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WWNO News Features
6:09 pm
Mon June 20, 2011

Juneteenth Celebrated in New Orleans

New Orleans, LA – Yesterday was June 19th, or Juneteenth as it is called when referring to June 19th, 1865, the day slavery was abolished in Texas after the end of the Civil War. This year the celebration had particular significance in New Orleans as it is also the bicentennial of the largest slave rebellion ever in the United States. Zoe Sullivan has more.

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Where Y'Eat
5:08 pm
Sat June 18, 2011

Food Safety

WWNO News Reports
10:52 pm
Fri June 17, 2011

New Orleans Still Facing Budget Shortfall

New Orleans, La. – The latest figures show a nearly $29 million-dollar shortfall. Mayor Mitch Landrieu says city employees will NOT face cutbacks.

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WWNO News Reports
10:49 pm
Fri June 17, 2011

Mayor Landrieu Rallies For Medical Center Support

New Orleans, La. – Mayor Landrieu says the new hospital proposed alongside the new Veterans Administration hospital is a sound investment. Critics contend the new state hospital is too big and too expensive.

"We don't know whether it's too big or not because the business plan has not yet been completed."

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WWNO Commentary
2:16 pm
Fri June 17, 2011

Just In Time for Father's Day

Dr. Andre Perry

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry discusses fatherly involvement in a child's life.

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