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Community Impact
2:03 pm
Tue August 10, 2010

Community Impact Series - CARE

New Orleans, LA – Community IMPACT Series: Plaquemines Community C.A.R.E. Center, Aug. 3, 2010

The indelible images of the oil disaster in the Gulf thus far have been revoltingly dramatic, like the stricken Deepwater Horizon rig consumed by fire, like the seabirds coated in crude or like the once-pristine beaches slathered in oil. But some impacts from this disaster are harder to spot, more private and concealed, though still devastating for the people dealing with them.

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Community Impact
1:55 pm
Mon August 9, 2010

Northshore Focus: Adult Stem Cell Research

New Orleans, LA – Spinal cord injuries are complex and have been difficult to treat, but In Covington there is some groundbreaking medical research taking place that may make a big difference in the how these types of injuries can be better treated in the future. WWNO's Jollaine Schear has the story.

Community Impact
5:50 pm
Tue August 3, 2010

Community IMPACT Series: Global Green, August 3, 2010

New Orleans, LA – Community IMPACT Series: Global Green, August 3, 2010

It's common to hear oohs and aahs from people touring Global Green's visitor center in the Lower Ninth Ward. The center is a model house and it's part of Global Green's Holy Cross Project, a large-scale showcase for the energy savings potential in both new construction and historic homes. But Beth Galante, the New Orleans director for Global Green, says sometimes the center makes a much deeper impression on visitors.

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Community Impact
2:21 pm
Mon August 2, 2010

Northshore Focus: Ferry for Northshore Commuters

New Orleans, LA – Northshore commuters who drive across the Causeway may have a new development in the horizon. Reporter Jollaine Schear speaks with the founders of a recent innovation in transportation which could make driving across the bridge a distant memory and just might lead to a smoother ride.

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Community Impact
5:04 pm
Tue July 27, 2010

Community IMPACT Series: After School Partnership, July 27, 2010

New Orleans, LA – Community IMPACT Series: AfterSchool Partnership | July 27, 2010

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Community Impact
11:39 am
Mon July 26, 2010

Northshore Focus - Davis Safeguards St. Tammany

Kevin Davis

New Orleans, LA – WWNO reporter Jollaine Schear discusses environmental protective measures taken by Kevin Davis, President of St. Tammany Parish, during Tropical Storm Bonnie.

Community Impact
5:31 pm
Tue July 20, 2010

Community IMPACT Series: Operation Helping Hands, July 20, 2010

New Orleans, LA – Community IMPACT Series: Operation Helping Hands | July 20, 2010 Thousands of houses still sit empty and battered around New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina, and behind many of them are stories of people still trying to get back home. Until very recently, New Orleans East resident Gloria Cole had one such story to tell.

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Community Impact
12:29 pm
Mon July 19, 2010

Northshore Focus: Clearwater Wildlife Sanctuary

Covington, LA – "Northshore Focus" on WWNO is made possible with support from the The Northshore Community Foundation, uniting human and financial resources to enhance the quality of life in the Northshore region. More at Northshore Community Foundation

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Community Impact
5:23 pm
Tue July 13, 2010

Community IMPACT Series: Mahalia Jackson Early Learning Center, July 13, 2010

New Orleans, LA – Community IMPACT Series: The Mahalia Jackson Early Learning Center | July 13, 2010

Ask Phyllis Landrieu to describe the public education situation in New Orleans today and her response may come in stark terms.

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Community Impact
2:22 pm
Mon July 12, 2010

Northshore Focus: Kindd - helping children

St Tammany Parish, LA –

"Northshore Focus" on WWNO is made possible with support from the The Northshore Community Foundation, uniting human and financial resources to enhance the quality of life in the Northshore region. More at Northshore Community Foundation

 

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