NEGROES…PLEASE

Let's Save Outrage for Issues We Can Actually Impact...If We Wanted To  It seems that all of New Orleans (at least the circles that we travel) is in a tizzy. Everywhere. . .and we mean everywhere we go, there appears to be no neutral bystander. With apoplectic passion, people have...

LA Creole Holds 15th Annual Conference

La Creole will host its 15th annual conference from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26 at the Xavier University of Louisiana Convocation Annex, 7019 Stroelitz St. The organization is inviting to public to join this event. The conference is $60 for members and $70 for non-members. The conference...

Norman C. Francis Leadership Institute Honors Leaders

The Norman C. Francis Leadership Institute  recently honored Dean Baquet, Walter Isaacson, Monty Williams, and Tania Tetlow at its annual fundraiser on, highlighted by a special performance by Grammy-Award-winning singer Eric Benet. Inspired by the esteemed former president of Xavier University Norman C. Francis, the Institute has provided leadership training...

City Unveils New Safety & Security Measures on Lafitte Greenway

The New Orleans Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (NOHSEP) and New Orleans Recreation Development (NORD) Commission today (Friday, Sept. 20) announced safety and security enhancements on the Lafitte Greenway, which include emergency call boxes, public safety cameras, grounds patrol officers, and lighting repairs. “We are pleased to complete...