is For Sale. Get a great natural marketing domain name for New Orleans, Louisiana. Perfect info domain for business, entertainment, news, travel, tours, events or lodging in #NOLA. more info.

Search nola411

New restaurant bars in New Orleans deliver hybrid pleasures for diners |

New Orleans restaurant bars used to feel like holding tanks for patrons awaiting tables. Fun sometimes happened, but clock-watching and growling stomachs were often part of the experience, too.

Not anymore. And, especially not in New Orleans, where bars have become central to the dining experience at long-established flagships such as Galatoire’s, at culinary destinations such as Donald Link’s Peche, and at a host of new places across the city...

Read more via
Read More »

Drilling rig on fire, begins to collapse; relief well to be drilled | WWL

Walter Oil & Gas is hiring a jack-up rig to start drilling a relief well at the site. The jack-up rig will be towed in next to the Hercules drilling rig, where it will start drilling a relief well into the Gulf of Mexico to intercept Hercules' well...

Read more via WWL
Read More »

Fight Over New Orleans Jail Reform Funds to Resume | ABC News

The legal tussle over the costs of reforming the notoriously dangerous New Orleans jail is about to resume in a federal courtroom, where lawyers are expected to press the case that the sheriff doesn't need more money from the city to implement court-ordered improvements aimed at ending violence, poor security and inadequate health care.

Read more via ABC News
Read More »

Hangover helpers: What's your cure for too many cocktails? | #totc

"The downside to drinking is, of course, the hangover, an unpleasant topic that has come up numerous times during Tales of the Cocktail's 11 years of seminars and parties," writes Judy Walker. "This year, there was the decidedly more pleasant Hangover Hospital Cocktail Brunch at Café Adelaide and the Swizzle Stick Bar on Saturday."

Read more via
Read More »

Hollygrove initiative aims to improve kids' outcomes from birth | The Advocate

City and state officials Tuesday detailed the second phase of a three-year initiative in New Orleans’ Hollygrove neighborhood designed to improve children’s health from birth by helping young mothers with other struggles in their lives.

The program, called Best Babies Zone and funded by a $300,000 grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, is modeled on an approach taken by the Northern Manhattan Perinatal Partnership in a specific 14-block area in Harlem. That program reduced infant mortality by 50 percent in Harlem and improved birth outcomes.

Read more via The Advocate
Read More »

Where to Drink During Tales of the Cocktail | The Daily Meal #TOTC

New Orleans knows how to put on a party: where to drink whether you’re boozing at TOTC or not. Cocktails and New Orleans go together like Cajun bites and Sno-balls. It’s no secret that New Orleans may just be home to the most burgeoning cocktail scene in, dare we say, the country (no offense, New Yorkers), so it only makes sense that New Orleans puts on the biggest cocktail party of the year: the Tales of the Cocktail, held July 17 to 21.

Read more via The Daily Meal
Read More »

Lionel Ferbos, city's oldest active musician, turns 102 today | WWL

Credit: Dominic Massa
How many 102-year-olds will celebrate their birthday by picking up a trumpet and performing at their own party?  You can expect Lionel Ferbos, New Orleans’ oldest active musician, to do just that tonight, as he celebrates with family and friends.

Ferbos turns 102 on Wednesday, and remains a living legend of New Orleans jazz – still performing regularly at the Palm Court Jazz Café on Decatur Street, where he’ll celebrate his birthday with a special party.  Though he has had some recent minor health issues, he is still performing, and friends expect him to do that, at least for a few songs, tonight.

Read more via WWL
Read More »

Amazon Disclaimer is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to (“” (, or,,, or - See more at:


9th Ward alabama alcohol alexandria Algiers Armstrong Park army corps artist artwork atchafalaya attractions audubon Australia banking bar basketball Baton Rouge bayou corne bayou manchac bayou st. john beer blight blog book book store Bossier City BP plc breaux bridge business Bywater California cameron parish Canada casino cbd celebrity cemetery census Chalmette charity children chile china christmas church City Hall city park coast guard coffee collection comedy Connecticut convention Covington crawfish crime cruise cuba dental dining East ec economy employment entergy environment fair grounds fashion faubourg marigny fema ferry festival film fire flood florida food foodies french quarter gambling garden district governor grammys Grand Isle Gretna gulf coast gulf of mexico haiti halloween hbo health historic horse hospital hotel houma housing hurricane IFTTT Indiana information techology insurance Irish Channel Isaac jazz fest Jean Lafitte Jefferson Parish kathleen blanco katrina king cake krewe lafayette lake pontchartrain lakeview levee louisiana loyola lsu Mamou Mandeville mardi gras Mardi Gras Indians Mary Landrieu mayor medical memorial Metairie miami michigan mid-city military mississippi mississippi river Mitch Landrieu MSY murder museum music musicians Nashville national park new orleans new years eve new york newspaper nfl NOLA Nola Fouroneone @ Google+ non-profit nopd nutria obituary oil oil platform Opelousas opp oysters parade pari pets photography Plaquemines Parish politics port prison public radio Public RSS-Feed of Nola Fouroneone. Created with the PIXELMECHANICS 'GPlusRSS-Webtool' at radio Ray Nagin recipe recycling redevelopment religion restaurant review safety saints school science seafood sewerage shipping Shreveport Slidell smoking Social Media sports St. Bernard Parish St. Helena Parish St. John the Baptist Parish st. tammany parish streetcar streets super bowl Tangipahoa Parish texas theater Thibodaux tourism transportation Treme Twitter university uptown Venice Vermillion Bay video vietnamese virginia Washington weather wetlands whodat wine zoo zydeco