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  1. Watch Chloe And Halle Perform Amazing Rendition Of 'Strange Fruit' At ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 5 | Essence Magazine

    ... hloe and Halle light up the stage, alongside some of the biggest names in music, at the 2017 ESSENCE Festival in New Orleans this July.

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  2. The Diaz TrioRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 3 | 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 ...

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  3. Leroy Jones QuintetRead the original story

    Friday Jun 2 | 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 ...

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  4. Kenner council's vote on regulations for Uber & Lyft cause the mayor to get involvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 2 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    In a designated lot across from Louis Armstrong International Airport taxis share space with Uber drivers. But a new ordinance passed by the Kenner City Council designed to regulate ride-sharing companies also known as "Transportation Network Companies" is not sitting well with Uber, Lyft, or the City of New Orleans, which owns the airport located in another parish.

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  5. Hilton, Live Nation And Spotify Team Up To Show 'Music Happens Here'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 2 | Forbes.com

    MAY 13: In this handout photo provided by Live Nation, Aloe Blacc performs to celebrate travel through the Hilton Honors' program Music Happens Here, exclusively for Honors members on May 13, 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Name the most powerful companies in music and names like Spotify, Apple, Facebook, Live Nation and Goldenvoice come to mind.

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  6. Nyc's Hot Jazz Jumpers To Headline Eventures Divine Production 'a Night in New Orleans'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 2 | PR Log

    ... invites those eager for a multi-sensory experience to bring their "passports" for a journey to the festive New Orleans of the 1920s. For a party to qualify as "extraordinary," great food and great entertainment are a must, of course - and like a ...

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  7. Kevin Black's SWING! SWING! SWING! Returns to Stage Door TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 2 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the ever-popular venue's Theatre 2, and run through July 30th. "Swing music has its roots in Jazz, beginning in New Orleans and Kansas City then eventually moving its way across the nation." Black explained last October. "Once it reached New York ...

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  8. Kenner council passes ordinance that Uber, Lyft say might force them to leave townRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 1 | The Advocate

    ... no other jurisdiction in the country requires his firm's drivers to have an occupational license. He pointed to New Orleans, which allows Uber to have a single occupational license that covers all the drivers. Another debate arose over a provision ...

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  9. Terence Blanchard On Piano JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | National Public Radio

    Grammy award-winning trumpeter and composer Terence Blanchard carries the torch of New Orleans jazz in the tradition of the great Louis Armstrong , who shares his hometown. In 2004, Blanchard was Marian McPartland 's guest on Piano Jazz .

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  10. 7 ideas for how to fix up the Algiers Point ferry terminalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... around the terminal, while others called for temporary affairs like farmer's markets and art galleries. In true New Orleans fashion, one note asked for "coffee and beignets." And another: "New Orleans is the birthplace of Jazz - Could we have piped ...

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  11. What do people think of New Orleans public schools? See survey resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | NOLA.com

    Since 2009, Tulane's Cowen Institute has polled New Orleanians to find out what they think of the radical changes in public education that followed Hurricane Katrina. The storm destroyed not only buildings -- such as the interior of Louis Armstrong Elementary in the Lower 9th Ward, photographed on Nov. 14, 2005 -- but the old public education system.

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  12. Ten Minutes with Wynton MarsalisRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | Wynton Marsalis fan club

    ... and become less ignorant. I grew up with my father struggling alone, living with hate and prejudice in New Orleans. I don't take it lightly. Schuller let me audition with the Berkshire Music Center, even when I was too young. He urged me and gave me ...

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  13. Prospect.4 artists announced, Trevor Schoonmaker previews expoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | Best of New Orleans

    ... such as the Lafitte Greenway, Crescent Park and Algiers Point. The expo will include 32 works being made in New Orleans or specifically for Prospect.4. John Akomfrah, who was born in Ghana and lives in London, will make a film about Buddy Bolden for ...

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  14. $4 million, big-time art show, 'Prospect' arrives in NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | NOLA.com

    Collages by jazz great Louis Armstrong are part of Prospect.4, a $4 million, city-wide art show coming to New Orleans. Nov 18 to Feb. 25 Collages by jazz great Louis Armstrong are part of Prospect.4, a $4 million, city-wide art show coming to New Orleans.

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  15. Accused former 'chop shop' owner arrested in grisly 2008 double murderRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | NOLA.com

    New Orleans police booked Timothy Webb, 35, with two counts of second-degree murder on Monday , in connection with the 2008 slayings of Jarnell Sanders and Sanders' girlfriend Candice Gillard. A former New Orleans body shop owner has been arrested on suspicion of participating in the gruesome double murder and dismemberment of a couple whose charred remains were found inside a burned rental car in 2008.

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  16. Armstrong Airport picks New Orleans native as new leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | NOLA.com

    Louis Armstrong International Airport's governing board has picked a New Orleans native with 40 years in the aviation industry to lead MSY as it prepares to open a new billion-dollar terminal. Kevin Dolliole, who is currently an aviation consultant, previously led the San Antonio and St. Louis airports and started his career at Armstrong Airport.

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  17. New Orleans yeast: A brief history of Leidenheimer's breadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | NOLA.com

    The Times-Picayune is marking the tricentennial of New Orleans with its ongoing 300 for 300 project, running through 2018 and highlighting the moments and people that connect and inspire us. Today, the series continues with the creation in 1896 of Leidenheimer bread.

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  18. 77-year-old man robbed at gunpoint in Gentilly, New Orleans police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | NOLA.com

    A 77-year-old man was robbed in the middle of the afternoon in Gentilly on Thursday , New Orleans police say. A 77-year-old man was robbed by an armed gunman in the middle of the afternoon in Gentilly on Thursday , New Orleans police say.

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  19. $10.5 million 'safe house' to be built for East Jefferson levee workersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... Protection Authority-East voted unanimously to award a contract for design and construction of the facility to New Orleans-based Sizeler Thompson Brown Architects. The contract also authorizes the levee authority president or chief executive officer ...

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  20. Aloe Blacc Is A Testament To The Strength Of Strategic Giving & Intentional ArtistryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Vibe

    Aloe Blacc can remember his first time in the muggy oasis of New Orleans clear as day. It was before Good Things Aloe, when he was still in his "future soul hip-hop" phase, but not yet integrated into the music industry as a soul singer and Grammy-nominated recording artist.

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