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  1. 3 big concerts a " 1 nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... Sardines sound is steeped in hot jazz, salty stride piano and the kind of music reminiscent of wartime Paris via New Orleans; in the style of music that Louis Armstrong, Django Reinhardt and Fats Waller used to make: Straight-up, foot stomping jazz. ...

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  2. Opera San Jose makes sultry 'Streetcar' palpableRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | The Sunnyvale Sun

    ... dirty shirts and cigarettes hanging from their lips. "They are always watching her." The steaminess of 1940s New Orleans is well represented on the stage, he said, through a minimalist approach to set design. "It is very clear but very theatrical," ...

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  3. Continue reading a 'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | The Advocate

    ... to the library. When director Elia Kazan persuaded North to do the score for "Streetcar," he sent him down to New Orleans to "sop up the atmosphere." The visit helped North become the first composer to integrate jazz into a major motion picture ...

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  4. Uber/Lyft at airports: Seattle, San Diego, Milwaukee, New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | SFGate

    ... , a new competitor starts up at San Diego, UberX and Lyft lift off at Milwaukee, and approval moves ahead for New Orleans. March 31 is the launch date for ride-sharing services to begin passenger pick-ups at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport , ...

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  5. 6-foot-6? Santa Cruz company has a mountain bike made for youRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | Contra Costa Times

    ... he didn't ride mountain bikes but offered to connect him with NBA retirees. An invitation to an All-Star game in New Orleans followed, where Folch met Dale Brown, the coach who discovered O'Neal at age 13. Joking with Brown that O'Neal should ...

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  6. Peg + CatRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | KUAT-TV Tucson

    ... 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 ...

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  7. Flood advisory for New Orleans, St. Bernard, Jefferson parishes until 7:45 p.m. FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | NOLA.com

    A flash flood warning is in effect for the hatched area of the map until 7:45 p.m. Friday. A flood advisory has been issued for New Orleans and parts of St. Bernard and Jefferson parishes until 7:45 p.m. Friday, according to the Slidell office of the National Weather Service.

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  8. April: Jazz appreciation monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... Jazz, as a distinctively American musical form, emerged from the South in the early 20th century around New Orleans. The port city on the Mississippi provided a diverse cultural mixing pot, blending sounds from the Caribbean, Mexico, and Europe, ...

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  9. Sinfonia Gulf Coast presents The Hot SardinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Destin

    ... Sardine sound is steeped in hot jazz, salty stride piano and the kind of music reminiscent of wartime Paris via New Orleans; in the style of music that Louis Armstrong, Django Reinhardt and Waller used to make: Straight-up, foot stomping jazz. This ...

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  10. New lungs, nominated album: jazz singer Alex Pangman on her journey to the JunosRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2016 | Medincine Hat News

    Jazz singer Alex Pangman might not be a Juno nominee this year if it wasn't for her second chance at a new set of lungs. Pangman says it was a double lung transplant - and a New Orleans vacation to celebrate them - that sparked inspiration for "New," a collection of Depression-era traditionals that's up for vocal jazz album.

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  11. The Hot Sardines Bringing it to the Lutcher TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | Orange Leader

    ... The brainchild of Bibs and Miz Elizabeth, the Sardine sound fuses musical influences from New York, Paris, and New Orleans that were nurtured from the Prohibition era through the Great Depression, WWII and beyond. "Greats like Fats Waller, Louis ...

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  12. Friday, April 1 atRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2016 | KDIN-TV Johnston

    Jazz is born in the unique musical and social cauldron of New Orleans at the turn of the 20th century, emerging from several forms of music, including ragtime, marching bands, work songs, spirituals, European classical music, funeral parade music and, above all, the blues. Musicians who advance early jazz in New Orleans include Creole pianist and composer Jelly Roll Morton, cornetist Buddy Bolden and clarinet prodigy Sidney Bechet.

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  13. CBS renews 11 shows, but 'Criminal Minds,' 'Supergirl' still on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    CBS on Friday issued early renewal notices to 11 shows for the 2016-17 season, but conspicuously missing from the list was "Criminal Minds," as well as several freshman shows. CBS awarded pick-ups to "Blue Bloods," "Elementary," "Hawaii Five-0," "Madam Secretary," "Mom," "NCIS: Los Angeles," "NCIS: New Orleans," "Scorpion," "2 Broke Girls," "Survivor" and "The Amazing Race."

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  14. Wish You Were Here: Vacation tips from fellow travelersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... Karen and Ed Dziuba celebrated their 52nd anniversary with a Norwegian Cruise Line cruise that went from New Orleans to Mexico, Roatan in Honduras and Belize. Among their stops, a trip to the Mayan ruins of Altun Ha, pictured. Belize, Karen says, ...

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  15. Guns N' Roses touring 21 cities this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Contra Costa Times

    ... the band will also play Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Cincinnati, Dallas, Detroit, Houston, Kansas City, Nashville, New Orleans, New York, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, San Diego, Seattle, St. Louis, Toronto, and Washington. Rose made news ...

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  16. 'Sarah Vaughan Live At Rosy's' Out Today on Resonance RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Resonance Records with the cooperation of National Public Radio is proud to announce the release of Sarah Vaughan - Live At Rosy's , New Orleans on March 25th, 2016. The deluxe 2-CD set is comprised exclusively of newly discovered recordings by "Sassy" capturing the legendary jazz singer's live performance at Rosy's Jazz Club on May 31, 1978.

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  17. Playing jazz as it was inventedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    ... that's now in the Library of Congress, that made me want to find out how jazz developed and where it went from New Orleans." To do this Oliver went to New Orleans himself in 2002, studying jazz both formally, at Loyola University, and informally as ...

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  18. NFL:Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... myself working anywhere else," said Payton, who found himself constantly fielding questions about his future in New Orleans late last season. "It's a good thing. There's been really good stability and consistency. ... That doesn't guarantee ...

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  19. Saints' Sean Payton has soon-to-be signed contract in his briefcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | Contra Costa Times

    ... is for five years and slightly more than $45 million. That could explain why, according to a reporter from the New Orleans Advocate, Payton repeatedly checked to make sure his briefcase was still tucked neatly beside his chair each time the contract ...

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  20. a Tsa agent searches through luggage at Armstrong Airport.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... The Department of Homeland Security is also monitoring airports and water ports as well, especially the Port of New Orleans as it is a major part of the national economy. "I'm going to New York, and the only reason why am comfortable is because my ...

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