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  1. Queen Anne's Arts Council turns weekly concert into tornado benefitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... uring Philip Duton & The Alligators . The Alligators play a broad variety of music from or about Louisiana and New Orleans, citing Professor Longhair, The Meters, Dr. John, Allen Toussaint, Louis Armstrong, Jon Cleary, and others as their influences.


  2. Judge blocks Kenner taxi drivers' push to reverse ride-booking rulesRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2017 | World News Report

    Taxicab drivers have lost a round in their court battle to force drivers for ride-booking companies such as Uber and Lyft to obtain an annual occupational license in Kenner, after city officials ditched the rule in mid-June. The loss marks a setback for a local taxi industry seeking to level the playing field in the New Orleans area, particularly at Louis Armstrong International Here you can find useful examples and description about searching the news archive.


  3. Has this summer been wetter than normal in New Orleans?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 |

    We're no strangers to rainy summer afternoons here in New Orleans. 'Tis the season for racing a thunderstorm home from the grocery store, squishing around in wet sandals and testing the tensile strength of your favorite umbrella.


  4. Sheriff Newell Normand retiring from office, moving to radioRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    He was offered a job from WWL Radio to take over for Garland Robinette, a former television anchorman and radio personality in New Orleans. "This allows me to lead in a different way," said Normand.


  5. Movie Review: 'Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked The World'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... in Southern Ontario Canada to the Mexican Native roots of Black Eyed Peas vocalist Taboo. It takes us down to New Orleans where it reveals the Choctaw roots behind the elaborate Native style costumes seen in Mardi Gras parades each year. Cyril ...


  6. From the Porch Steps: Music defines the timesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2017 | The Daily Commercial

    ... Armstrong died in New York. We will always remember his smile and his raspy voice which was bigger than all of New Orleans and Louisiana put together. I haven't even mentioned country music, which has clearly kept up with the times - sometimes for ...


  7. New Orleans music legend Dr. John reflects on a lifetime of song and adversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2017 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... You don't have to look far to find musicians who are happy to sing the praises of Dr. John, the genre-blurring New Orleans legend who on Thursday kicks off the San Diego Symphony's 2017 Bayside Summer Nights jazz concert series. Musicians like Big ...


  8. Lincoln High alumni group doles out scholarships to four West Bank teensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2017 |

    It has been said by many that, "It takes a village to raise a child." In this instance the "village" extends to include well-known professionals from the West Bank to New Orleans to Boston, Massachusetts and beyond.


  9. on the Avenues Doubleheader (1): Listening to 'Dixieland' jazz, and thinking about drinking a beer.Read the original story

    Jul 20, 2017 | NA Confidential

    ... Chicago brashly copied what they heard being played by others, both black and white, many of whom came from New Orleans. In the process of creating a "new" amalgam of older forms, they soon experienced a predictable arc: First rejection, then ...


  10. 5 concerts to see in the D.C. area from July 20-26Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... for an encore - or more. July 21: Sweet Crude Songbyrd Music House, 2477 18th St. NW; Fri., 8:30 p.m., sold out. New Orleans sextet Sweet Crude shows a different side of the Crescent City's music scene. For one, the band is bilingual, singing songs ...


  11. Review: 'Girls Trip' is a good time in the Big EasyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | The Advocate

    Tiffany Haddish, Regina Hall, Queen Latifah and Jada Pinkett Smith hit the nightclubs in New Orleans during Essence in "Girls Trip." Tiffany Haddish, Regina Hall, Queen Latifah and Jada Pinkett Smith hit the nightclubs in New Orleans during Essence in "Girls Trip."


  12. Frontier Airlines adding 4 nonstop flights from New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 |

    Frontier Airlines, based in Denver, will add four new nonstop routes to and from New Orleans in October 2017. The new flights include connections to Austin and San Antonio, Texas.


  13. Budget carrier Frontier Airlines adds direct flights from New Orleans to four U.S. citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | The Advocate

    An American Airlines flight takes off as construction continues on the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport North Terminal Project and entrance road in Kenner, La. Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017.


  14. The 1920s come to Cutting Edge with 'Sweet Willie's Cotton Club'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 |

    ... the show ran at Sanctuary Cultural Arts Center, at Cafe Istanbul, and at Wonderland Productions Studios in New Orleans. This is the first time the music of "Sweet Willie's" will be performed in St. Tammany. She knew she'd had an interest in writing ...


  15. Big Band music fills East Jeff library, draws fans from all over New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 |

    ... love he had for music and performing. Veca took a few remedial saxophone and clarinet lessons and joined the New Orleans Concert Bank and the American Legion 175 Band. "Ken didn't have to ask me twice if I wanted to join," Scorsone said. "I said, ...


  16. Live at Zedel Announces September 2017 SeasonRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2017 |

    ... veteran and star of Mad Men, Bryan Batt , presenting his one-man show paying tribute to his life growing up in New Orleans and Gary Williams, star of West End's Rat Pack, celebrating some of Hollywood's greatest musical moments with At The Movies. ...


  17. Peg + CatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2017 | KQED

    ... Secondary Content: Defining two dimensional shapes by number of sides, patterns. The Mardi Gras Problem - New Orleans. To jam with Billie Holiday in the Mardi Gras parade, Peg and Cat must learn to use a diagram of notes - sheet music. Primary ...


  18. Detroit Brooks D' natural EffectRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2017 | WWOZ

    ... "Back O' Town" neighborhood that borders the infamous Storyville red-light district. As Jazz became one of New Orleans' greatest exports, this block of South Rampart, also known as "The Ramp," was a teeming commercial district that included the ...


  19. A New Generation of New Orleans JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | The Link

    Also from New Orleans, a group of six musicians who interpret Louis Armstrong's repertoire while also performing their own compositions and trying to sound like a dixie band. The Misses Satchmo sextet performed this past Wednesday at the Astral concert hall.


  20. Delta adding nonstop flight from Boston to New Orleans in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 |

    Delta Air Lines will add a new nonstop connection from Boston to New Orleans in 2018. The airline said the new seasonal flights will cater to growing leisure travel demand.