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Jazz Fest night shows: your best bets for weekend one
What they say about Carnival season is true for Jazz Fest as well - it's a marathon, not a sprint.
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The Victoria Advocate
Laureate Alpha Omicron chapter of Beta Sigma Phi holds meeting
The Laureate Alpha Omicron chapter of Beta Sigma Phi met recently in the home of Susana Moya with Frances Smith presiding.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
WWL-TV New Orleans
Cultural, civic activist, social scene fixture Mickey Easterling dies
Dominic Massa / Eyewitness News Longtime New Orleans civic, cultural and political activist Mickey Easterling, who embodied the terms "arts patron" and "socialite," always adorned in a hat and hosting and attending parties that made her a fixture on the city's social scene, died Monday.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Carnival Dream sets sail from Erato Street Cruise Terminal
The 3,646-passenger Carnival Dream, the largest-capacity year-round cruise ship to homeport at the Port of New Orleans, left Monday afternoon on its first six-day cruise from the Erato Street Cruise Terminal.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Essence Eats: Gumbo Vs. Jambalaya Vs. Etouffee
Starring right along side the music, family, shopping, gospel and empowerment sessions that make the Essence Festival experience so darn special is -- you guessed it -- the food.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Born on the Bayou
In 2011, I was intrigued by the scandal that broke when a visiting New Orleans journalist noted that the shellfish in the lobster salad at the venerable Manhattan gourmet shop Zabar's was actually crawfish.
Lens of the Day: Sights and Sounds of a New Orleans Streetcar
New Orleans streetcars are not just a quint throwback from a bygone era- they're real working public transportation, taken by thousands of people a day.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Digital Game Developer
The Allstate Sugar Bowl Crescent City Classic Prepares for 36th Race
The Allstate Sugar Bowl Crescent City Classic is now gearing up for its 36th race, held this year on Saturday, April 19. The race went through a complete overhaul last year, including a new course, and the shakeup has received nothing but positive reviews.
Around The World In 31 Coffees
Everyone the world over, it seems, likes coffee. So much so that the folks at CheapFlights came up with how to take your coffee while you're traveling, with handy tips for its origins and what to ask for.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
ASTA travel agents report hot spots for summer travel
Travel agents again named Orlando as the No.1 domestic summer getaway of their clients, according to a recent poll of members of the American Society of Travel Agents .
Sun Apr 06, 2014
The Daily Republic
What happened to Flight 370? I have some theories
It's one of the greatest puzzles of the past century, ranking with the disappearance of Amelia Earhart, the identity of the Zodiac killer and the continuing popularity of country music: What happened to Malaysian Airlines Flight 370? The governments of the world want us to believe their story - that it crashed somewhere in the Indian Ocean with no ... (more)
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Poet Brod Bagert brings his unique style to NOMA's 'Poets for Art' series Friday
New Orleans native Brod Bagert will make a rare appearance at the New Orleans Museum of Art on Friday when he delivers his work in NOMA's "Poets for Art" program.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
San Antonio rings in spring with Fiesta
While Fiesta ostensibly celebrates spring, what it really does is celebrate Latino culture that now permeates much of the American west.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Santa Cruz Sentinel
UC Santa Cruz class teaches service learning in Live Oak
UC Santa Cruz students Jordan Liang and Yesenia Cisneros Chavez scour the Live Oak beach at the end of 20th Avenue Thursday as part of UCSC's Alternative Spring break program in which students volunteer their spring vacation time to help in the community.
The Miami Herald
States' generous tax incentives breed film familiarity
Nadia Asencio and Paul Morrow, center, react to a backyard fight in a scene from 'Dawg Fight.'
Artist Brent Houzenga's graffiti-style pop portraits lead to a love story, sort of
This is a story of antique photographs, populist pop art, a slightly spooky romantic coincidence, spray paint and a 1998 Toyota Camry traveling down crowded Carrollton Avenue in Mid-City on a sunny afternoon.
Alaska Airlines Continues Growth In Seattle With Albuquerque And Baltimore Service
Alaska Airlines is growing its Seattle hub again with the addition of new daily nonstop service to Albuquerque, N.M., and Baltimore.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Federal appeals court upholds tough Texas abortion restrictions that shuttered many clinics
A federal appeals court on Thursday upheld Texas' tough abortion restrictions that have forced the closure of about 20 clinics around the state, saying the new rules don't jeopardize women's health.
After decades on New Orleans' streets, K9 and Dr. Love find the hardest fight is within
The story of two homeless men, both fixtures on the streets of New Orleans, helped by Unity of Greater New Orleans.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Smiley: Wrong plastic
Bert Dorgant adds to our seminar on the late Western Auto chain, reminding us that credit cards weren't always as ubiquitous as they are today: "A number of years ago, several Avoyelles Parish coaches and their wives were off to New Orleans to watch the state football championships.