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Coffee on Your Corner June 23rd
/ June 18, 2015 0 COMMENTS

Coffee on Your Corner Tuesday, June 23rd at 9 a.m. Nix Library at 1401 South Carrollton Details in the link: http://www.nola.gov/getattachment/Neighborhood-Engagement/Projects/Coffee-on-Your-Corner/COYC-Flyer-2.pdf/

GiveNOLA Day
GiveNOLA Day
/ May 4, 2015 0 COMMENTS

https://givenola.org/ Today – May 5th – is GiveNOLA Day! Hosted by the Greater New Orleans Foundation, GiveNOLA Day is the community’s one-day, online giving event to inspire people to give generously to nonprofit organizations who are creating a thriving community for all.  Today is our day to come together as one! Every dollar donated from midnight to midnight today to one…

NOLA FOR LIFE DAY January 10th
NOLA FOR LIFE DAY January 10th
/ January 4, 2015 0 COMMENTS

Join Mayor Mitch Landrieu, City departments and agencies, and citizens of New Orleans for a day of service to the community. On 10 January 2015, the ninth NOLA FOR LIFE Day will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in and around Sampson Playground at 3101 Louisa Street. NOLA Trash Mob will be cleaning…

CN Railroad Helps Neighborhood
CN Railroad Helps Neighborhood
/ January 3, 2015 0 COMMENTS

In the video, CN locomotives clear snow off of the tracks with a large plow. CN also clears the way for many non-profits all over North America by donating millions each year to many worthy causes. Canadian National Railway gave the maximum grant available to employees and their spouses to the Faubourg St. John Neighborhood…

Freshening the First
Freshening the First
/ September 1, 2014 0 COMMENTS

Jesuit High School students will be repainting the interior of the NOPD First District station on Saturday, October 4th from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Lunch will be provided. The NOPD First District station is located at: 501 North Rampart St | New Orleans, 70112 Please contact First District Quality of Life officer Kristie Lavigne…

Distinguished Neighbor
Distinguished Neighbor
/ August 16, 2014 0 COMMENTS

info below courtesty MIT news R. Erich Caulfield SM ’01, PhD ’06 New Orleans Federal Team Lead, White House SC2 Initiative Caulfield obtained his SM in electrical engineering and computer science from MIT in 2001 and received his PhD in electrical engineering and computer science in 2006. He began his professional career as an associate…

GiveNOLA DAY MAY 6th
GiveNOLA DAY MAY 6th
/ April 18, 2014 0 COMMENTS

More details at http://givenola.org/ What is GiveNOLA Day? Hosted on Tuesday, May 6th by the Greater New Orleans Foundation, GiveNOLA Day is the community’s first one-day, online giving event to inspire people to give generously to nonprofit organizations who make our region a stronger and thriving community for all. It’s our day to come together…

Neighbors Enjoy Coffee and Treats in Fortier Park
Neighbors Enjoy Coffee and Treats in Fortier Park
/ February 15, 2014 0 COMMENTS

Erich Caulfield, Walter and Bonnie Lee along with Charlie and Brenda London met with many of the great neighbors of Faubourg St. John during the coffee social. In addition to the coffee, tea and donuts, Al and Jean Kramer brought some tasty banana nut bread for everyone to enjoy. Click on the photos below to…

Thanks CN
Thanks CN
/ December 25, 2013 0 COMMENTS

photo by Chris Wilson | Hawk Junction, Ontario Canadian National Railway gave the maximum grant available to employees and their spouses to the Faubourg St. John Neighborhood Association. CN authorized $ 1,250 dollars for the volunteer work of Charlie and Brenda London. CN took note of the hundreds of hours Charlie puts into FSJNAdotORG as…

Give Your Bicycle a Boost
Give Your Bicycle a Boost
/ December 6, 2013 0 COMMENTS

*** by Lloyd Alter http://www.treehugger.com/bikes/copenhagen-wheel-bike-booster-rolls-out-available-pre-order.html In 2009, TreeHugger April spotted the Copenhagen Wheel in, logically, Copenhagen. Unveiled at COP15, it was ” conceived and developed by the SENSEable City Lab for the Kobenhavns Kommune” with the prototypes built by Ducati. A lot of hype ensued, and then- silence. But the Copenhagen Wheel wasn’t vaporware. SENSEable…

Participatory Budgeting
Participatory Budgeting
/ August 2, 2013 0 COMMENTS

Participatory Budgeting (PB) is a democratic process in which community members directly decide how to spend part of a public budget. It gives ordinary people real power over real money, letting them work with government to make the budget decisions that affect their lives. Re-Inventing Democracy Through Participatory Budgeting from meerkatmedia on Vimeo. You can…

CICLOVIA in NEW ORLEANS
CICLOVIA in NEW ORLEANS
/ July 6, 2013 0 COMMENTS

CICLOVIA in New Orleans is proposed for September 21, 2013. The proposed event will start at City Park then travel down Esplanade to Rampart and end at Armstrong Park. Jamie Wine describes CICLOVIA in New Orleans this way, “With an activity every 100-200 feet – juggling, dancing, cooking demos, etc. It’s about getting active, fit,…

Joan Mitchell Center
Joan Mitchell Center
/ April 15, 2013 0 COMMENTS

April 17, 2013 Joan Mitchell Center invites YOU to Community Coffee every Wednesday from 11am to 3pm, starting April 17th. Stop by and have coffee with us, and learn about the progress of our Artists in Residence Program (AIR), Community Partnership Program (CPP) and Neighborhood Fund (JMCNF). • Take a tour of the site •…

Love that Chicken from McHardy’s!
Love that Chicken from McHardy’s!
/ January 5, 2013 0 COMMENTS

McHardy’s Chicken 1458 N. Broad St. New Orleans, LA 70119 (504) 949-0000 McHardy’s is open for breakfast Monday through Thursday from 6 a.m. until 9 a.m. McHardy’s is open for chicken Monday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 6:30 pm and on Friday and Saturday from 11 a.m. until 7:30 p.m. On Sunday, McHardy’s is…