• Nicole Slack Jones: iSing for Change

    Apr 16, 2014, 1:32 p.m.

    As we are in the season of Easter or Resurrection Sunday as some know it, it is a time where our spirits are renewed and our faith in God’s mercy and grace
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  • “Oliver Thomas Reflections 2”: The Road to Redemption Continues

    Apr 9, 2014, 11:17 a.m.

    In a City that was torn apart post-Katrina and with many names being hurled around laying the blame on the mismanagement of a catastrophe, one that left the City limping along during its initial recovery
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  • Drexel Prep Continuing the Dream of Katharine Drexel and Preserving the Legacy of Xavier Prep

    Apr 6, 2014, 10:14 a.m.

    Founded in 2013 by a group of alumni dedicated to “continuing the Drexel Dream, St. Katharine Drexel Preparatory School is located at 5116 Magazine Street, formerly the site of Xavier University Preparatory School
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  • Crunch Time

    Mar 26, 2014, 11:12 a.m.

    With time winding down to enroll in a Healthcare plan, a sense of urgency has begun to permeate the community. The open enrollment period to sign up for health care coverage ends on March 31, 2014
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  • Reflections After the Election

    Mar 19, 2014, 10:31 a.m.

    As the City has gone through many changes post-Katrina and is experiencing the growing pains of a City re-inventing itself, questions arise
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  • On the Ballot

    Mar 12, 2014, 11:20 a.m.

    Voters in Orleans Parish will again head to the polls on March 15th to decide who will occupy four elected seats, in addition to voting on three other issues one includes a renewal
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  • Our Story

    Mar 5, 2014, 9:51 a.m.

    Long before the days of world renowned neurosurgeon, Dr. Ben Carson and Dr. Joycelyn Elders, the first African-American Surgeon General, there existed a rich history of African-American
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  • Black Mardi Gras Traditions Lives On

    Feb 26, 2014, 10:27 a.m.

    It is that time again where people from around the world converge on the Big Easy for the biggest street party in the world. Mardi Gras is a time of year where the City becomes
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Michael B Jordan Responds To FANTASTIC FOUR Casting Backlash

Actor Michael B Jordan finally speaks out about landing the role of "Human Torch" in the upcoming Fantastic Four reboot and all the backlash it has generated. Backlash from casting decisions is definitely not a new thing and fans get especially heated when it comes to their favorite comic book characters. Michael Keaton as Batman and Heath Ledger as The Joker are two examples that often come to mind and most recently,