All Things N. O.
12:53 pm
Thu December 2, 2010

All Things N.O. 12-2-10

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

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All Things N. O.
12:45 pm
Thu December 2, 2010

All Things N.O. 12-2-10

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

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WWNO News Reports
12:03 pm
Thu December 2, 2010

Former NOPD Officer Gets 8 Years For Danziger Shooting Case

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WWNO News Features
11:35 am
Thu December 2, 2010

Farmers Need the City as Much as the City Needs the Farms

Arts & Culture
11:00 am
Thu December 2, 2010

DesCours 2010 Illuminates CBD

New Orleans, La. – Internationally acclaimed architects and artists cast an eye to the future of design as they kick-off the 4th Annual DesCours Exhibition. The experimental architectural installations occupy hidden spaces in the French Quarter and CBD. The art and music event opens to the public Saturday December 4th and runs nightly from 6 to 10 through December 12th. More info at DesCours.us

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Where Y'Eat
5:31 am
Thu December 2, 2010

Unpeeling the Season with Satsumas

As temperatures drop, sacks of freshly-picked Louisiana citrus pile up.
Ian McNulty

New Orleans, La. –
If you find yourself at a festival this weekend that features an orange peeling contest one day and a shrimp peeling contest the next, you know you must be in Plaquemines Parish. Specifically, that would be the Plaquemines Parish Fair and Orange Festival, where locals gather to party and to celebrate the harvests of this exceptionally productive parish.

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Louisiana Eats!
5:19 pm
Wed December 1, 2010

Hanukkah Edition

Mildred's Potato Latkes (Yields 24 latkes)

6 large Idaho potatoes, peeled and grated
2 eggs
2 Tablespoons flour
1 teaspoon salt
Pepper to taste
1 small onion, grated
1 carrot, peeled and grated
teaspoon baking powder
Oil for frying

Drain potatoes thoroughly. Mix all ingredients together. Drop by the tablespoon full into inch of hot oil in a frying pan. Fry until browned on both sides, turning only once so potatoes do not get soggy.

Drain on paper towels and serve.

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Education Matters
12:39 pm
Wed December 1, 2010

Ten Plaintiffs File Suit Against LDE Part 1

New Orleans, LA – Last month a federal lawsuit was filed against the Louisiana Department of Education on behalf of New Orleans' special education students. In the first of a two-part report, exploring the details behind the suit, WWNO's Angela Taylor tells the story of one its plaintiffs.

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The Sound of Books
3:48 pm
Tue November 30, 2010

The Reading Life 11-30-10

New Orleans, LA – On this edition of The Reading Life, host Susan Larson talks with author Anne Rice and more.

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WWNO News Reports
9:37 pm
Mon November 29, 2010

Goldman Sachs Funds Small-Business Program In New Orleans

New Orleans, La. – The investment banking firm is pledging $20 million dollars to help small companies expand in the city and to subsidize a small-business education program at Delgado Community College. Similar programs are funded in Los Angeles and New York. Mayor Landrieu says the Urban League of New Orleans and Hope Enterprise Corporation are part of the program.

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