People To See, Places To Go, Things To Do In NOLA (New Orleans, LA)

Archive for August 11, 2017

Putumayo Presents: New Orleans Brass

Ingrid Lucia & Irvin Mayfield “Do They Play Jazz in Heaven?” video promoted in conjunction with the Putumayo World Music New Orleans Brass compilation. Ingrid Lucia & Irvin Mayfield “Do They Play Jazz in Heaven?” Duration : 0:3:9

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Peter and Mia French Quarter Fest 2009

Peter Loggins and Mia Goldsmith from Seattle cuttin’ a rug to the New Orleans Jazz Vipers at French Quarter Festival 2009 (cameo shag happening with Joe & Heidi from New York) Duration : 0:3:53

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How long have schools in New Orleans been transitioning to charter schools?

"Over the last however many years, the charter school movement in New Orleans has transitioned many schools into charters." I need to fill in that "however many years". Since the public school system began reopening in 2006 after Katrina. Before that (for 30 years) the public school system was run like Marion Barry’s Washington DC.

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