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24 March 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Local Art and Gifts Available at Detour

New Orleanians and tourists who want a unique variety of local art and gifts are sure to find something that pleases at Detour. There is a wide variety of handmade, locally sourced and produced goods, including: jewelry, clothing, skateboard decks with original art, fine art, hand-painted wine glasses, the official WWOZ cookbook, and much more […]

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28 January 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Winter Weather Advisory

Dear friends and residents of District A, Please prepare yourselves for dangerous winter conditions over the next few days. An arctic front will arrive in the New Orleans area on Tuesday and is forecasted to send temperatures to below freezing levels until Thursday morning. All public schools and government buildings – including City Hall – […]

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20 January 2014 ~ 0 Comments

White Oak Productions Wins ‘Best Booking Agency’!

Congrats to White Oak Productions!

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14 November 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Small Business Saturday is November 30

November 30th is Small Business Saturday, a nation-wide holiday dedicated to shopping at local small businesses. Be sure to take advantage of this high-visibility holiday, here’s how: Have Small Business Saturday plans? Let us know about any events, specials, etc., you’re planning on holding for Small Business Saturday. We will publicize it on our website […]

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08 July 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Oak Street Updates

New things happening on Oak Street! Spot Colors is now open at 8718 Oak Street. Find them on Facebook. Bikram Yoga Uptown opening at 8338 Oak Street! Rabbit Ears is open at 8225 Oak Street! Retro Active now calls Oak Street home! Radha Raman, MD is opening Oak Street Medical at 8708 Oak Street!

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24 June 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Help the Advocacy Center Win a Spot in a Gulf Coast Bank Television Commercial!

The Advocacy Center is currently only 25 votes away from appearing in a Gulf Coast Bank TV ad! We need your help to WIN!!! How can you help us win? Click here to go to Gulf Coast Bank’s Storyteller Contest Facebook photo. On that page you will see a photo that looks like this: Underneath […]

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27 March 2013 ~ 1 Comment

Oak Street Welcomes Mellow Mushroom

Mellow Mushroom opened at 8227 Oak Street on Monday and I showed up an hour after they opened their doors! Mellow Mushroom’s Oak Street location owner James Son mentioned that he wanted this location to be unique from the others across the country and really emphasis the neighborhood. I think they did a great job! […]

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20 February 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Back2Brick Guest Post

Hello Everyone! Thank you for your support and kind words regarding our effort to restore our many impassable sidewalks throughout the neighborhood. We’re close to finishing our fourth complete block (Zimpel between Leonidas & Joliet)! We are at a point where we need some equipment to keep things moving forward. After shopping around, the following […]

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08 January 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Hollywood on Oak

It’s Hollywood on Oak Street once again today as the Hallmark project “Remember Sunday”, starring Alexis Bledel (Mad Men, Sin City), films in and around the Oak Street Cafe. On why so many films love Oak Street as a shooting location, said Mike from the Remember Sunday locations department, “Oak Street is a really cool […]

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16 July 2012 ~ 0 Comments

A Celebration of Charlie Second Line

Friends and family gathered on Saturday to celebrate Charlie Nash, who died in an apartment fire in late June.

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