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GirlTrek Empowers Black Women One Step at a Time

Walking can save the world. This statement is how T. Morgan Dixon, the Co-Founder of GirlTrek inspired an audience in a Tulane University Auditorium on Monday, Feb. 6th.

NOLA College Students Experience Culture through Black History Month Event

Across the country, college students are observing and participating in Black History Month through campus and community activities, indicating that their generation is just as “Woke” on recent issues of race, as those of their parents.

Dillard and Xavier Take a Win Each in Tense but Friendly Crosstown Classic

It was cold on Saturday. The temperature was in the mid 50’s, but that did not stop the Convocation Center at Xavier University of Louisiana’s campus

The Next Right Thing Jazz Funeral

On Friday, January 20th, New Orleanians held a 2nd Line Funeral for Lady Liberty on Friday morning, approximately the same time as the travesty of an inauguration occurred in Washington DC.

NOLA Celebrates 31st Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day

On Monday, January 16th, New Orleans celebrated the 31st Annual Martin Luther King Holiday. The morning event was themed as New Orleans Together, promoting a space of equity among the citizens

Top 6 most Iconic Fur Coat Ensembles

Fur is loved by many for its soft texture, high fashion reputation, and association with high status. Fur has been a trend for as long as cavemen were able to hunt and wore on any part of the body

Blackonomics: Black-Owned Comprotax Is One Of The Best In The Business

Having written many articles on what takes place from January through April, each year, relative to our tax payments and refunds, I understand that we need reinforcement and repetition on certain issues.

Delaney's Armoire

A new year calls for new beginnings, new styles, and new fashion trends. With 2017 approaching, a true fashionista could ring in the new year with a few of these up and coming trends in fashion.

Celebration in the Oaks, a three-decade holiday tradition

Celebration in the Oaks now a trademark for families has turned 30 this year. The annual holiday light display in New Orleans’ City Park opened to the public on Thanksgiving Day and will remain open

Leroy Crawford Jr.

Leroy Crawford Jr. is a passionate and committed advocate in helping young people out of the darkness of hopelessness and strife giving them the tools to envision and navigate their way to brighter futures for themselves.

Nathanael Scales Annual Christmas Party

On Thursday, December 15, 2016, Nathanael Scales held his Sixth Annual Christmas Party. For the last six years, Scales has worked with ForeScene Events to celebrate

King Zulu Elect 2017 Adonis C. Expose' Annual Birthday Celebration & Toy Drive

King Zulu Elect 2017 Adonis C. Expose' held his 18th Annual Birthday Celebration & Toy Drive on Saturday, December 10, 2016 at the Roy E. Glapion, Jr. Reception Hall.

Arise Schools End-of-the-Year Celebration

On Saturday December 3rd, The Arise Schools, including Arise Academy and Mildred Osborne Charter Schools, held an end of the year Christmas Party

The NOLA Music Awards

The NOLA Music Awards is a prestigious award showcase giving appreciation, recognition and honor to our national and local artists who have exemplified the essential aspects of Jazz

Central City Fest 2016

After ten years, Central City Fest is still bringing the community together. On Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016, the 10th Annual Central City Festival was held on Oretha Castle Hayley