Where Y'Eat
12:56 pm
Sat September 25, 2010

Sukkot and Farmers Markets

New Orleans, LA –

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Gulf Oil Spill
8:52 pm
Fri September 24, 2010

GNO Inc. Pushes For Regional Economic Recovery From Spill

New Orleans, La. – Greater New Orleans Incorporated is meeting with political representatives to generate economic development in the aftermath of the BP oil spill. G-N-O President Michael Hecht says that while concern has centered on the 33 deepwater rigs affected by the moratorium, shallow-water drilling is being stalled by bureaucrats.

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Where Y'Eat
6:26 pm
Thu September 23, 2010

The Riverbend's Moveable Tapas Feast

Tapas line the bar at Dante's Kitchen during the monthly Riverbend International Tapas Crawl.
Ian McNulty

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All Things N. O.
2:02 pm
Thu September 23, 2010

All Things N.O. 9-23-10

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

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WWNO Arts Features
1:28 pm
Thu September 23, 2010

LPO Season Opener

Music Director Carlos Miguel Prieto

New Orleans, LA – LPO Music Director Carlos Miguel Prieto, speaking with Farrar Hudkins. The orchestra opens its 2010-2011 season on September 24th.

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StoryCorps N.O.
1:05 pm
Thu September 23, 2010

StoryCorps: Samuel Scarnato

Samuel Scarnato (l) and Joni Kobrock

Eighty-year-old Samuel Alfonso Scarnato of New Orleans has achieved academic excellence in obtaining a PhD in education. It didn't come easily to a boy growing up in the Depression in western Pennsylvania coal country.  He remembers attending a one-room schoolhouse where his eighth-grade class consisted of three students. He was in charge of keeping the classroom fire going in the cold months, and received a dollar a month for his efforts.

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Arts & Culture
10:27 am
Thu September 23, 2010

Jazz Guitarist Joel Harrison Debuts New Work at NOCCA

New Orleans, La. – Award winning Jazz guitarist Joel Harrison premieres "Singularity" Friday September 24,2010 at NOCCA...2800 Chartres Street ... 8PM.

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WWNO News Reports
7:52 pm
Wed September 22, 2010

New Orleans Health Clinics Funded

New Orleans, La. – Some of the clinics have been serving city residents for years, becoming especially crucial after Hurricane Katrina shattered the health care system. Now, the clinics care for one in five people in the greater New Orleans area, many without health insurance. Mayor Mitch Landrieu announced the funding package at the St. Thomas Community Health Center.

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Louisiana Eats!
7:45 pm
Wed September 22, 2010

175th Anniversary of the Streetcar

Host Poppy Tooker interviews UNO history professor Michael Mizell-Nelson to discuss the famous New Orleans streetcar, and sits down with NOPSI home service rep Billie Carpenter.

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Gulf Oil Spill
6:45 pm
Wed September 22, 2010

NOAA Says Oil Plumes Breaking Apart

New Orleans, La. – The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is testing water quality in areas where researchers found an oil plume 22 miles long. Scientists from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution based their report on testing done in June near BP's oil spill. That gushing line was closed off in July. NOAA scientist Sam Walker says more recent testing shows the oil breaking apart.

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