New Orleans Newswire

New Orleans Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for New Orleans.

Results 1 - 20 of 501 in New Orleans

  1. Loyola professor who questioned New Orleans terminal construction explains articleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Advocate

    Photo provided by The City of New Orleans -- An artist rendering of the new North Terminal retail courtyard at the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. Photo provided by The City of New Orleans -- An artist rendering of the new North Terminal retail courtyard at the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport.

    Comment?

  2. CC checking out baggage claim at Louis Armstrong International AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NOLA.com

    ... balancing my pump, bottles, wipes and cooler so nothing touched the dirty floor? My husband started a new job in New Orleans shortly after my daughter was born, and suddenly I found myself navigating all of this while traveling. I pumped in cars, in ...

    Comment?

  3. NOLA Mac N' Cheese Fest enhances a favorite sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 5 | NOLA.com

    ... music and sold local spirits from Port Orleans Brewing Co. Expect the 3rd annual to be bigger because in typical New Orleans fashion, we continue to make simple foods uniquely delicious.

    Comment?

  4. A World-Class Airport for the End of the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | The Atlantic

    New Orleans is building a state-of-the-art, billion-dollar terminal. But is it planning for a future doomed by climate change? Stocking up on supplies-water, batteries, food staples- as tropical storm Gordon loomed over the Gulf, I was struck by a familiar sound in the sky as I loaded bags into my car: a bank of airliners forming a loose arc as they slanted down toward the airport, descending one at a time to land.

    Comment?

  5. A Man and His Trumpet: The Leroy Jones Story' tops Day 2 of the 2018 N.O. Film FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | NOLA.com

    New Orleans trumpter Leroy Jones is the subject of the music documentary "A Man and His Trumpet: The Leroy Jones Story," which will play at the 2018 New Orleans Film Festival. , including a "best bet" for those who want to get right to the good parts.

    Comment?

  6. 11 fun fall festivals around New Orleans for this weekend, Oct. 19-21Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | NOLA.com

    The Krewe of Boo parade is Oct. 20 at 6:30 p.m., starting on Elysian Fields Avenue, rolling through the French Quarter and ending in the Warehouse District. The fest is Oct. 20 from 11 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. in Louis Armstrong Park on Rampart Street in New Orleans.

    Comment?

  7. A woman cycles through Audubon Park in New Orleans March 4, 2015.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | NOLA.com

    So much for that fall-like weather. The high temperature in New Orleans on Monday matched the historic record for that day, peaking at a balmy 90 degrees just after noon, according to National Weather Service data.

    Comment?

  8. Southwest adding daily nonstop from New Orleans to New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | NOLA.com

    In this Jan. 26, 2016 file photo, a Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 waits to taxi to a gate to a gate at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in Seattle. ( Southwest Airlines is adding a new daily nonstop flight from New Orleans to New York.

    Comment?

  9. Condor will resume New Orleans-to-Germany flights in 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | NOLA.com

    The inaugural Condor Airlines nonstop flight from Frankfurt, Germany arrives at Louis Armstrong International Airport on May 3, 2017. that Condor Airlines will resume its seasonal direct flights between New Orleans and Frankfurt, Germany, in 2019, which will be the third year for Condor at Armstrong.

    Comment?

  10. New Orleans airport Q&A: Answering reader questions on food, traffic, layout, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | The Advocate

    With construction for the new terminal visible in the foreground, a Delta flight takes off at the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport in Kenner, La. Tuesday, June 26, 2018.

    Comment?

  11. Taste of the Town in Glen Ellyn: Rue leads to New Orleans-inspired favoritesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    From the menu to live music and artwork, restaurateur Patrick Gibellina has created a welcoming little corner of New Orleans he calls Rue, tucked just west of Main Street in Glen Ellyn. It seemed serendipitous that Rue - the French word for street - is located at 504 Crescent Blvd., a nod both to a New Orleans' nickname - the Crescent City - and its area code.

    Comment?

  12. Le Petit's 'Satchmo' is a revealing look at jazz legendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 8 | NOLA.com

    ... drove the man as he tells his version of the against-all-odds story of his life, rising from his impoverished New Orleans childhood to the heights of international fame. Abrupt and direct, it is profanity-laced tale, but one that comes across as the ...

    Comment?

  13. Nate Chinen's Daring New History of Modern JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 6 | The Nation

    ... to the old, reserving their highest praise for those who remind them most of Miles Davis or Billie Holiday. In New Orleans, the ostensible birthplace of jazz, the annual big-tent event is called the Jazz and Heritage Festival, reinforcing the link ...

    Comment?

  14. BWW Review: Satchmo at the Waldorf --Ninety Minutes with a Legend--at Le Petit TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... characters ( Louis Armstrong ,Joe Glaser, and Miles Davis ) in Satchmo at the Waldorf at Le Petit Theatre in New Orleans. affectionately shout out as the final dress rehearsal ended Wednesday evening to roaring cheers from the small crew. I couldn't ...

    Comment?

  15. The 212: The Harlem Jazz Club Where the Spirit of Billie Holiday Lives OnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | The New York Times

    ... in his Hawaiian shirt, radiates joy. He draws on older traditions as well as bebop: call and response, gospel, New Orleans, Chicago. He makes me think of Cannonball Adderley ("He's my guy," McBride tells me later). At 34, McBride is part of a ...

    Comment?

  16. Lil' Wayne performs onstage at Champions Square during the 2018 Lil' WeezyAna FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | NOLA.com

    Lil Wayne said his protege Drake does not appear among the guests on his new album "Tha Carter V" simply because the track he and the Canadian rapper recorded together for the album wasn't legally cleared for publication. That was just one of the revelations produced during an hourlong interview with the New Orleans-born superstar Wednesday at the House of Blues that was broadcast live by the online music and video distributor TIDAL.

    Comment?

  17. Le Petit's season promises entertainment for all tastesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | NOLA.com

    ... and into the mind and heart of a musical genius. Williams is especially happy to have Henley, who grew up in New Orleans, return home for the role. "He has a real appreciation and understanding for the character and the man." "This is a production ...

    Comment?

  18. 'Hollywood Africans' by Jon Batiste Review: A Meditative Moment, Away From Late-Night TV's GlareRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | Wall Street Journal

    ... Mr. Batiste comes out of the gate hard and fast. The opening track, "Kenner Boogie," evokes a lineage of New Orleans pianism: Champion Jack Dupree's propulsive boogie-woogie; the groove-based magnetism of Fats Domino's early rock 'n' roll; the ...

    Comment?

  19. Jon Batiste: "You can't sit on the sidelines"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | CBS News

    For Jon Batiste, even new songs are based on an old story. And as one of the youngest members of a legendary New Orleans musical family, for much of his life that story looked like this: a raucous party spilling out into the streets, set to the soundtrack of his hometown.

    Comment?

  20. State audit: Trumpeter's lavish trips may have broken lawRead the original story

    May 1, 2018 | Washington Times

    A new state audit says a New Orleans trumpeter and his longtime business and musical partner spent nearly $180,000 on trips and entertainment over seven years, and may have broken state laws by using public money on themselves. News outlets reported that the audit of the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra by the Louisiana Legislative Auditor adds details to earlier allegations against Irvin Mayfield and pianist Ronald Markham, who face federal trial in April on charges alleging they diverted $1.4 million raised for the New Orleans Public Library system to the jazz group and themselves.

    Comment?