Where Y'Eat
1:58 pm
Thu August 20, 2009

The Four-Year-Long Homecoming

A jazz band greeted the first customers to return to K-Paul's Louisiana Kitchen when it reopened during the months after Katrina.
Ian McNulty

New Orleans, LA – For the past four years, New Orleans has been a living case study for just how much local restaurants can mean to a community. That's because, thanks to Katrina, the city's entire restaurant industry came to a screeching, violent halt in late August 2005. And for a long time, there was the open question of which restaurants would come back, how they would do it and what they would be like afterward.

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WWNO News Features
11:34 am
Tue August 18, 2009

"Squandered Heritge" Blogger Karen Gadbois

New Orleans –

As we head into the heart of hurricane season - and close in on the fourth anniversary of Katrina - 89.9 WWNO presents a 4-part series looking at some of the responses to Katrina - and what they mean for the future of Southeast Louisiana. Today - in part 3 of "Katrina: Four Years Gone" - Fred Kasten profiles New Orleans' blogger Karen Gadbois...

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WWNO News Reports
2:18 pm
Mon August 17, 2009

Homeland Security Secretary Visits New Orleans

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WWNO News Reports
2:08 pm
Mon August 17, 2009

Code Enforcement Drive Stepping Up

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WWNO News Reports
9:42 pm
Sat August 15, 2009

Five Historic Restoration Projects Completed

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Where Y'Eat
5:55 pm
Fri August 14, 2009

Fresh Cut Flowers

New Orleans, LA – Purchasing fresh cut flowers at the Farmers Market
For hours and location of Farmers markets in the New Orleans region, click here

 

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WWNO Commentary
12:14 pm
Fri August 14, 2009

Pleading the Public Plan

Andre Perry

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry dicusses the need for quality public options in both education and healhcare in New Orleans.

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WWNO News Features
11:37 am
Wed August 12, 2009

GNO, Inc. President and CEO Michael Hecht on Economic Development

New Orleans – Sustainable economic development is a vital piece of the recovery mosaic for post-Katrina New Orleans. Over the past year or so - a re-organized - and revitalized - GNO, Inc. - which you may remember as the New Orleans Chamber of Commerce - has taken a central role in economic development efforts for the greater New Orleans region. WWNO's Fred Kasten picks up the story...

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Arts & Culture
11:24 am
Wed August 12, 2009

Dr. Allan Millett speaks on origins of the Korean War

New Orleans – Dr. Alan Millett, a nationally renowned war historian spoke at the National WWII Museum recently. WWNO's Paul Maassen spoke with Dr. Millett about the origins of the Korean War

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WWNO News Features
11:40 am
Tue August 11, 2009

Levee Board Secretary John M. Barry Talks Coastal Restoration

New Orleans – As we head into the heart of hurricane season - and close in on the fourth anniversary of Katrina - 89.9 WWNO presents a 4-part series looking at some of the responses to Katrina - and what they mean to the future of Southeast Louisiana. Here in part-2 of "Katrina: 4 Years Gone" - Levee Board Secretary - and Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority member John M. Barry talks about the current situation with coastal restoration in Louisiana...

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