| Mar 24, 2010
Louisiana blues singer
Marva Wright, 62, who sang traditional jazz and gospel but was better known for sultry, sometimes bawdy blues songs, died Tuesday in New Orleans of complications from two strokes she suffered last year, said Adam...
| Apr 21, 2010
| 6:34 PM
Dorothy Height, who was called the queen mother of the civil rights movement through seven decades of advocacy for racial equality — including 41 years as president of the National Council of Negro Women — has died. She was 98.
| Jun 9, 2010
New Orleans - Some call it Sesame Street for adults! The Tony Award-winning musical "Avenue Q" has made a stop here in New Orleans.
The play incorporates humans and puppets.
Nicky is a puppet, played by actor Michael Lisco, Jr. Nicky likes to drink beer...
| Jan 7, 2010
Mayor C. Ray Nagin and The City of New Orleans Martin Luther King, Jr. (MLK) Commission, along with Co-Chairs Councilmember Cynthia Willard - Lewis and Reverend Norwood Thompson, Jr. will join community leaders and citizens in a series of events...
| Jan 20, 2010
| 7:19 PM
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| Jan 27, 2010
Today, the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival presented by Shell released its much-coveted, day-specific musical lineup. The 2010 Jazz Fest is scheduled for April 23-25 & April 29-May 2 at the Fair Grounds Race Course.
(The complete day-by-day schedule...
| Feb 4, 2010
Nicholls State University will observe Black History Month with a variety of programs and services, all designed to celebrate the African American experience:
A Tribute to Black Inventors
Monday, Feb. 8
10 a.m. 1 p.m.
Bollinger Memorial Student...
| Feb 23, 2010
Nine-time Grammy-winning clarinetist Paquito D'Rivera is heading to New Orleans next month to perform with the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra.
The Cuban-born clarinetist will join the LPO for Fiesta Sinfonica on March 6 at the Mahalia Jackson Theater....
| Dec 15, 2010
New Orleans - Do you like Spam...alot? Not the mystery meat in a can, but Monty Python's "Spamalot" musical comedy! The Broadway Across America play is now performing in New Orleans. Wednesday morning on "Good Morning New Orleans", reporter Chriss...
| Apr 28, 2011
| 3:57 PM
Tackling the murder rate and violent crime these are issues Mayor Mitch Landrieu talked about in his State of the City address. Landrieu addressed a packed Mahalia Jackson theater, pointing out the progress in the city, but he's not satisfied with the...
| Aug 11, 2010
All schools listed below will be closed Thursday, August 12 due to bad weather conditions. All schools should reopen Friday, August 13 if weather permits. Stay with ABC26 News for further information.
Morris Jeff Community School