Wednesday, April 6, 2011

The city we were~Library Chronicles

Wary neighborhood postpones decision on Whole Foods requests
~Uptown Messenger

City brings in only a portion of what the market demands for sought-after lakefront boathouses
~Matt Davis, The Lens

Fear and Prudence: Safety in the French Quarter
~He Said/She Said NOLA

Fewer than 50 percent of local homes have flood insurance in two parishes
Fewer than 50 percent of households and businesses in Terrebonne and Lafourche parishes have flood insurance policies, according to parish officials. But parish officials say that's not enough in a community that faces flooding threats from heavy rainfall, river flooding and an increasing threat of storm surge as wetlands erode away and the Gulf of Mexico continues to march further inland.

Senate OKs congressional map

Okay, but will Hayward and Feinberg follow suit?~Disenfranchised Citizen

Why New Orleans Is the Coolest Start-up City in America ~Inc.
~Editilla E'Barellas~ Sorry, but if these NeoLocal Bourgeois Naviete kids don't know that Katrina didn't devastate New Orleans then WHAT THE FUCK DO THEY REALLY KNOW?

Tennessee Williams Poetry Slam
~Dawn Breaks

Local Spotlight: New Orleans Craft Mafia ~Invade NOLA

The Swamp Shack~NaPoWriMo

Winesday~Blackened Out

Wednesday at the Square~Trombone Shorty
& Orleans Avenue
+ Soul Rebels Brass Band

Crowds inspire extra day for French Quarter Fest 2011~Keith Spera

Voice of Wetlands All-Stars still touring the nation, carrying The Word Up!

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