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Congressman Troy Carter and Others Qualify for Fall Elections

July 18, 2024

Second District Congressman Troy Carter was among the many candidates who qualified on July 17 for various races which will appear on the November 5, 2024 ballot. Carter is seeking his second full term in the U.S. House of Representatives. A longtime champion of reproductive rights, equal rights, LGBTQ+ rights and smart criminal justice reforms, […]

Contentious School Board Races Will Shake Up Ballot As Qualifying Begins

July 16, 2024

On Wednesday, July 17, qualifying begins for several races including U.S. Congress, two judicial positions, a clerk, a constable, and all seven members of the Orleans Parish School Board (OPSB). While several school board members could be reelected without opposition, two hot contests are already in the works with more possible.  Educator Eric “Doc” Jones […]

Weekly Horoscope // July 15th – July 21st

July 15, 2024

Be sure to check your Sun, Moon, and Rising signs for maximum accuracy! Aries: You’re starting this week off with a bang! Passionate Mars conjoins volatile Uranus in your 2nd house of value and finances. While Uranus’ influence can bring abrupt changes, it can also bring liberation. If you have been struggling with financial independence, […]

Richard Simmons: New Orleans Will Always Love You

July 15, 2024

It’s not easy to stand out in a city like New Orleans – one which has been filled with colorful characters since its founding more than 300 years ago. Nevertheless, fitness guru Milton Teagle Simmons – better known as Richard, the Crown Prince of Fitness – did stand out as one of the city’s most […]

Mother of Pearl Is New Riverbend Gem Serving Contemporary Comfort Food

July 10, 2024

Mother of Pearl, 8132 Hampson St., is a year-old eatery in the Riverbend serving a unique menu of seafood delights and a few other surprises. Chef Walker Geoffray and his wife and partner Katie Morris, who also own Black Pearl Catering Company, own the restaurant.  Geoffray’s culinary journey is deeply rooted in the Riverbend neighborhood, […]


Family-Friendly Activities in New Orleans: A Guide for Visiting Families

July 19, 2024

New Orleans, a city famed for its vibrant music scene, rich history, and unique culture, is also a treasure trove of family-friendly activities. Whether you’re visiting with toddlers, tweens, or teens, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. From lush parks to interactive museums and kid-friendly attractions, here are some top recommendations to make your family […]

The Art Scene: Galleries, Street Art, and Culture in New Orleans

July 19, 2024

New Orleans pulses creatively, and every corner and alleyway offers a glimpse into a rich tapestry of artistic expression. From world-renowned galleries to vibrant street art and cultural events that unite the community, the New Orleans art scene is as diverse as it is dynamic. Whether you’re an art lover or a casual observer, there’s […]

Best Bars and Cocktails in New Orleans: Your Ultimate Guide

July 19, 2024

New Orleans, a city renowned for its vibrant culture, rich history, and lively music scene, is also home to some of the best bars and cocktails in the world. Whether you’re a local or a visitor, exploring the city’s cocktail culture is a must. Here’s a guide to the top bars, speakeasies, and cocktail lounges […]

Devin Davis, Young, LGBTQ+, Progressive, Qualifies for Congressional Race in Louisiana’s 2nd District

July 19, 2024

Davis is running a grassroots, people-powered campaign to fight for the people of Louisiana’s 2nd Congressional District—not the corporate donors buying out politicians so they can plunder Louisiana residents’ futures. Thursday, July 18, 2024, Baton Rouge, LA — On Thursday, Devin Davis officially filed the paperwork and paid the fees in order to qualify for the […]

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New COVID Virus Strain KP.2 Could Create Summer Surge

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New Orleans Lifts Vaccine Requirement

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