WWNO News Reports
8:59 pm
Mon November 15, 2010

Landrieu Announces Recycling In New Garbage Contract

New Orleans, La. – Mayor Landrieu made the announcement at the annual Chamber of Commerce luncheon. He says the city must streamline, and that includes reopening contracts signed by the previous administration.

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WWNO News Reports
4:14 pm
Mon November 15, 2010

New Orleans Marks 50 Years Since Public School Desegregation

New Orleans, La. – Leona Tate, Tessie Prevost Williams and Gail Etienne Stripling walked up the 18 steps to the school front doors of McDonogh Number 19 in the Lower Ninth Ward, as they did 50 years ago in the forefront of desegregating New Orleans public schools. Again, their walk drew a crowd. But now Tate noted the people were cheering, not jeering at their presence.

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Where Y'Eat
12:50 pm
Sat November 13, 2010

Dried Okra

New Orleans, LA –

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WWNO News Reports
5:50 pm
Fri November 12, 2010

Former NOPD Officer Testifies At Glover Trial

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JazzSet
2:27 pm
Thu November 11, 2010

Mario Pavone And Orange Double Tenor On JazzSet

Originally published on Thu January 5, 2012 2:17 pm

On a Sunday afternoon during their honeymoon in November 1961, Mario Pavone and his bride Mary drove from Connecticut to New York, to a club date that would be documented on a pivotal album. John Coltrane: Live at the Village Vanguard featured the saxophonist's expanding group with Eric Dolphy on bass clarinet, with music so powerful that Pavone — an aspiring bassist — could not let it go. When Coltrane died in July 1967, Pavone made his move. He quit his job and drove again to New York, to the funeral.

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Gulf Oil Spill
4:43 pm
Wed November 10, 2010

Transocean Worries Evidence Is Corroding

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WWNO News Reports
9:45 pm
Mon November 8, 2010

Vice President Biden Speaks To Jewish Federation in New Orleans

New Orleans, La. – Vice President Biden told more than 2,000 people at the general assembly meeting that the Obama administration stands firmly with Israel.

"We are absolutely, unequivocally committed to Israeli security. Period."

At a private meeting earlier, Netanyahu told Biden that the U-S could step up the pressure on Iran to stop developing nuclear weapons. Biden says diplomatic sanctions are still working.

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WWNO News Reports
7:19 pm
Mon November 8, 2010

Israeli Prime Minister Heckled At New Orleans Conference

New Orleans, La. – Netanyahu's remarks to the Jewish Federations of North America were disrupted five times. The organized hecklers denounced Israel's proposed new loyalty oath and occupation policies that they say "delegitimizes" Israel.

"You know I'm going to talk about....I'm going to talk about delegitimizing Israel but they really have the wrong address."

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Arts & Culture
11:51 am
Mon November 8, 2010

Forbidden Broadway at Le Petit Theatre

New Orleans, La. – A satirical take on the Great White Way comes to the Crescent City as Le Petit Theatre presents the Tony Award-winning revue Forbidden Broadway. It stars Leslie Castay, Dianna Duffy, Vatican Lokey and Cliff Thompson. More info online, www.lepetittheatre.com

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WWNO News Reports
9:40 pm
Sun November 7, 2010

Five NOPD Officers Facing Trial For Post-Katrina Shooting

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