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Savor the Flavor of Faubourg St. John

Savor the Flavor of Faubourg St. John

artwork by Jane Hill Sometimes, it’s important to simply enjoy what you’ve got. “I ARISE IN THE MORNING TORN between a desire to improve (or save) the world and a desire to enjoy (or savor) the world,” wrote the essayist E.B. White, “This makes it hard to plan the day.” Ah, that’s the dilemma. You live in a nice place. But it could be nicer—if only the park were fixed up or the traffic slowed down, if the … Read entire article »

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Under the Dome November 8th

Under the Dome November 8th

Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church invites you to participate in their Fall Dinner and Raffle where you might win 10,000 dollars! Only 300 tickets will be sold. Enjoy ham, turkey, sweet potatoes, dressing, green beans and desserts along with your choice of beer, wine or soft drinks which are included with your meal. Donate to a worthy cause, enjoy a great meal with your neighbors and friends and anticipate the possibility of winning that $10,000 … Read entire article »

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Trees on the Bayou

Trees on the Bayou

by Conrad Abadie I am pro-tree plantings along Bayou St. John. But, that does not mean that the neighbors fronting the bayou should not have some say. I encourage them to notice that the lower bayou, from Mirabeau to the lake, has trees. It also has more animal life. One of the contributing factors, is the trees. There are migratory and native birds that find roosting spaces. You will see … Read entire article »

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Vino on the Bayou

Vino on the Bayou

Vino on the Bayou presented by IBERIABANK Friday, June 20, 2014 – 5:30pm 1440 Moss St New Orleans, LA 70119 http://louisianalandmarks.org Learn about James Pitot in the link: http://fsjna.org/2011/12/james-pitot-and-the-lafitte-corridor/ Please like & share: var addthis_config = { pubid: "YOUR-PROFILE-ID" } … Read entire article »

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Bodacious Boogaloo

Bodacious Boogaloo

photos by Charlie London The 2014 Bayou Boogaloo is one of the best ever. Perfect weather and great fun… The 2014 Bayou Boogaloo is bodacious!   http://thebayouboogaloo.com/     by Charlie London | http://fsjna.org | http://katrinafilm.com Since the beginning, the Bayou Boogaloo, held on the banks of Bayou St. John in New Orleans during May, has had a mission to give back to the community. The first Bayou Boogaloo in 2006 was a healing effort for the community. Many folks were still … Read entire article »

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The Bayou Boogaloo: What is it good for?

The Bayou Boogaloo:  What is it good for?

by Charlie London | http://fsjna.org | http://katrinafilm.com Since the beginning, the Bayou Boogaloo, held on the banks of Bayou St. John in New Orleans during May, has had a mission to give back to the community.   The first Bayou Boogaloo in 2006 was a healing effort for the community.   Many folks were still rebuilding their lives and their houses after “the storm”.   The Bayou Boogaloo was a welcome respite from the daily grind.   It provided much … Read entire article »

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2014 Bayou Boogaloo Poster

2014 Bayou Boogaloo Poster

click on the poster for a larger view Buy the 2014 Bayou Boogaloo poster by visiting the link–>  http://thebayouboogaloo.com/shop The 2014 Bayou Boogaloo Commemorative Poster by artist Jacques Soulas is a Gouache on Paper depiction of a typical day at the Bayou Boogaloo.  Seen from the perspective of bicycle riders approaching the festival, the 2014 poster celebrates the relaxed, natural and activity rich environment of Bayou St. John. The pastoral image is faithfully reproduced as a SilkScreen Print.  The … Read entire article »

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Bayou Boogaloo Art Market

Bayou Boogaloo Art Market

Get a preview of the 2014 ART MARKET at THE BAYOU BOOGALOO… CLICK HERE FOR A PREVIEW OF THE 2014 ART MARKET at THE BAYOU BOOGALOO! Please be patient. It takes a minute to load up but is worth the wait! The bands at the BAYOU BOOGALOO will definitely grab your attention. Check out some great art there too… May 16-18 For the 9th consecutive year, The MotherShip Foundation is pleased to present the Mid-City Bayou Boogaloo Festival … Read entire article »

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Bayou Boogaloo Music Lineup Released

Bayou Boogaloo Music Lineup Released

Friday May 16, 2014 Big Freedia * Nigel Hall & The Congregation * King James & The Special Men * One Love Brass Band * Bert Wills http://www.bigfreedia.com/ *** Saturday May 17, 2014 Eric Lindell * The Iguanas * Ed Volker & Trio Mollusc, * Sweet Crude * Waylon Thibodeaux * Tank & The Bangas * Daria & The Hip Drops * Vox & The Hound * Big Chief Juan Pardo & Golden Commanche Mardi Gras Indians, * Jamie … Read entire article »

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