The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival has got satisfaction: The Rolling Stones are among the headliners for the 50th anniversary festival.
Mick Jagger and Katy Perry will help blow out the candles on the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival’s 50th birthday cake this spring.
Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra conductor Carlos Miguel Prieto has found himself at the center of a controversy in his native Mexico after a news report alleged he has failed to properly manage the Mexican national orchestra.
Who Dat! It's free admission on Friday night for visitors to the New Orleans Museum of Art who wear New Orleans Saints jerseys, apparel or team colors (that's black and gold to newbies). It's NOMA's way of thanking fans before the New Orleans Sain…
Katy Perry said she was already planning to be in New Orleans for the 50th anniversary of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage festival, even before she was slated for a stage.
The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival's lineup for its 50th anniversary has been announced -- and it's not lacking for big names.
This weekend, Marigny Opera Ballet kicks off 2019 by premiering a three-part program that its founder, Dave Hurlbert, terms one of the most ambitious efforts in the troupe's five-year history.
DERIDDER, La. (AP) — Netflix has bought the rights to a movie set in a century-old southwest Louisiana landmark called the Gothic Hanging Jail, even though it was filmed on the other side of the state.
The name says it all. The Central City Oyster Jam brings both the jams and the oysters to Central City on Sunday (Jan. 20).
The 15th episode of the New Orleans Advocate's weekly podcast, "The Neutral Ground," is available for download.
Plenty of tickets are available for Sunday’s NFC Championship Game in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. But they’ll cost you.
President Donald Trump barely had a chance to step off Air Force One before being greeted with a king cake -- it is Carnival time in New Orleans, after all.
With a chill in the air and their orchard popping with bright, ripe satsuma and grapefruit, Ken Savastano knows it’s prime time to get the harvest to the market.
A generation of food enthusiasts turned to Emeril Lagasse’s cookbooks and cooking shows for inspiration and insight. Now the New Orleans-based celebrity chef has started a new venture to consult other food and hospitality businesses.
There was jubilation "Choppa Style," cocktails personalized with partygoers' photos and an ice luge shooting drinks Sunday night as Saints quarterback Drew Brees celebrated his 40th birthday two days early.
Blame it on John Hughes. Thanks to the long reach of his iconic teen flicks from the 1980s (“The Breakfast Club,” “Pretty in Pink” and many more), modern tales about teenagers rarely deviate from Hughes’ established mold of high school social hier…
With three high-profile Los Angeles restaurants, a bakery, a string of cafes, a catering company and the food concession for the historic Hollywood Bowl concert venue, Suzanne Goin has a lot on her plate.
The Rex Organization’s floats for the 2019 Mardi Gras parade, themed “Visions of the Sun,” were a colorful backdrop at the Rex Den for the announcement by Pro Bono Publico Foundation of its awarding of $1 million in grants to 68 recipients on Sat.…
This listing would be a very good chance to live Uptown, but at a fraction of the price of most Uptown properties. Not only that, but it’s been totally renovated with all new systems and plenty of upgrades.
The New Orleans Military Officers’ Wives’ Club Krewe of CAMAN (Coast Guard, Army, Marine Corps, Air Force, Navy) entertained approximately 350 active duty, reserve and retired military officers and their guests at its 46th annual ball Saturday at …
After our family opened Christmas presents last month, I put all the gifts on a high table to keep them away from our terrier, who sometimes gets into things he shouldn’t.
"Kings, Conquerors, Psychopaths: From Alexander to Hitler to the Corporation" by Joseph N. Abraham, MD; University of Louisiana at Lafayette Press; 304 pages; paperback; $24.95
With a lease in hand for a new location in City Park, Cafe du Monde now has a timeline to open. It also has its food truck revving up to serve beignets an cafe au lait in the interim.
I grew up near Paradis in a house bordered on three sides by cow pasture, so it was not uncommon to find a snake in the yard.
The Morning Call Coffee Stand will serve its last order of beignets and café au lait in City Park next week. The final day for the historic New Orleans brand in its current home is now set for Jan. 20.
Surrounded by the Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Planning Commission 2019, Mayor LaToya Cantrell formally announced the events celebrating the Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday at a press conference Thursday at City Hall.
Natalie Shepherd, a Michigan native who served as WWL-TV's co-anchor for its evening newscasts the past several years, is leaving New Orleans' CBS affiliate for Milwaukee.
How does someone visualize the cosmos? For junior and senior high-school students across Louisiana, that is the challenge — and theme — of the 2019 George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts contest. The deadline for artwork is Jan. 18.
Raw, uncensored king cake babies are not suitable for Facebook advertisements, one New Orleans-area marketing firm discovered to its ire this week. But it's not taking this affront to Mardi Gras tradition lying down.
New Orleans has many examples of restaurant-hotel partnerships, with well-known chefs and restaurateurs pairing with hotel brands to expand their operations.
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When hearty dishes and dark days threaten to overwhelm the appetite and spirit, winter salads add brightness. Citrus, savory green things and root vegetables can be combined endlessly.