Community Impact
6:48 pm
Fri December 10, 2010

Northshore Focus: Baroque Christmas

New Orleans, LA – The Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra will be performing a special Baroque Christmas concert this year. Jollaine reports on this event and explores why the LPO is important for the cultural development in St. Tammany Parish.

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Community Impact
2:02 pm
Fri December 10, 2010

Northshore Focus: Baroque Christmas

New Orleans, LA – The Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra will be performing a special Baroque Christmas concert this year. Jollaine reports on this event and explores why the LPO is important for the cultural development in St. Tammany Parish.

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Arts & Culture
12:08 pm
Fri December 10, 2010

HNOC Exhibit Celebrates Mignon Faget

New Orleans, La. – Iconic New Orleans jewelry designer, Mignon Faget, is being celebrated by the Historic New Orleans Collection with a 40 year retrospective exhibit...Mignon Faget: A Life in Art & Design through January 2, 2011.

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Arts & Culture
11:58 am
Fri December 10, 2010

Fantastic Mr. Fox Challenges Imaginations at the CAC

New Orleans, La. – Fantastic Mr. Fox, an interactive puppet play challenges imaginations as those young and old literally climb into the pages of this storybook adventure. At the Contemporary Arts Center through January 2, 2011.

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WWNO Commentary
12:09 am
Fri December 10, 2010

Choosing the Provider

Dr. Andre Perry

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry discusses the process of selecting charter school operators.

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StoryCorps N.O.
4:48 pm
Thu December 9, 2010

StoryCorps: Jerry Martin and Lloyd Serigne

Jerry Martin (l) and Lloyd Serigne

 Jerry Alfonso Martin and his cousin Lloyd Serigny are in their 70s now. But they both have very clear, very fond memories of growing up in the Spanish-speaking Islenos community on Delacroix Island.

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Community Impact
1:58 pm
Thu December 9, 2010

Northshore Focus: Hanukkah Edition

New Orleans, LA – The Jewish holiday of Hanukkah continues until this Wednesday night. Celebrations on the northshore have been taking place, and Jollaine takes a look at some of these holiday traditions.

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All Things N. O.
12:05 pm
Thu December 9, 2010

All Things N.O. 12-9-10

New Orleans, LA – Jack Hopke hosts WWNO's weekly news magazine.

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WWNO News Reports
8:06 pm
Wed December 8, 2010

Mayor Landrieu Calls For Volunteers To Fight Blight

New Orleans, La. – Mayor Landrieu is calling it the "Fight the Blight" plan. It's coordinated around a five-block radius of schools, playgrounds, and high-traffic commercial corridors in each district.

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Gulf Oil Spill
5:10 pm
Wed December 8, 2010

Oil Spill Commission Co-Chairman Calls For Safety Improvements

New Orleans, La. – William Reilly is advising the oil and gas industry to form an independent body to increase safety in offshore, deepwater drilling.

"Three of the leading players in the industry made a series of missteps, miscalculations and miscommunications that were breathtakingly inept and largely preventable."

He told an industry group meeting in New Orleans that Congress should increase funding for better inspection systems.

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