French Quarter residents vote NO on tax to hire Private Security, and other election returns
Week Four: Here Comes Steve Smith
Jindal Aide Expresses Frustration at Recent Travel…Potential Presidential Run~Disenfranchised Citizen
Alexandria mayor Jacques Roy handily defeats four challengers
City Park, LEED and the Sustainable Sites Initiative~Watershed NOLA
FEMA Flood Maps for Jefferson Parrish Being Reworked
2010 Challenge: What are Ya, Chicken?
The Legacy of Craig Claiborne
~The Splendid Table
~Editilla Roasterellas~This is an excellent interview with John T. Edge, director of the Southern Foodways Alliance, on the legacy of Craig Claiborne — food editor and restaurant critic at the New York Times for over 30 years. Clairborne was born in Sunflower, MS, grew up in Indianola and went on change the way Americans looked at food --especially Southern and Ethnic cuisines.
Writer shares his passion for poetry
~Judy Bastien, Opelousas Daily World
Author Laura Lippman on her husband David Simon, New Orleans life and her love for mysteries~Diana Pinckley
~Please also see this Kick Ass Interview from NOLA Notes.
Authors speaking in NOLA~Gambit
Officials, Native American Leaders Discuss BP Oil Spill Response
Censored Gulf news; La elected officials under US military dictatorship (video)