Fat Tuesday on WDSU


It’s a big day on WDSU. Our extensive Carnival Central coverage is on the air and continues through 3 p.m.

News teams assemble and compete to “Save the Coast”


A call was put out for for local media members to get together at the Pelicans facility on Airline Drive to compete for Coast-saving supremacy.

Join me in Kenner on Saturday for New Orleans Baby & Child Fest


My ultra-talented wife produces this incredible event each year at the Pontchartrain Center. Read on… it’s this Saturday.

‘Sharknado 2’ panel discussion and viewing party is tomorrow in Lakeview

What could be better than a ‘Sharknado 2’ media panel and viewing party? It’s happening Wednesday night at Pizza Nola in Lakeview.

Former LSU basketball coach Dale Brown’s story of stroke and survival


I emceed the American Heart Association’s annual gala Saturday night. Former LSU basketball coach Dale Brown was the featured speaker and he spoke from the heart… literally.

Social Media Boot Camp at Brother Martin High School

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I recently spoke to the senior class about the benefits and pitfalls of social media.

Uptown parades: Okeanos, Mid-City and Thoth


Uptown Parades: Iris and Tucks


Rock ‘n’ Roll 2014: A half marathon like none other

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I’d run three half marathons before Sunday, but none were like the fourth.

Photos: Christmas lights at Lafreniere Park


Brother Martin High School Unveils Commissioned Terrance Osborne Painting

Brother Martin High School took the wraps off a one-of-a-kind painting Saturday night. New Orleans artist Terrance Osborne was commissioned by the school to paint something that embodied the school’s image, character and beliefs.

Kermit Ruffins, Rebirth and Bonerama highlight Halloween edition of ‘Jazz at the Park’

The final 2013 edition of ‘Jazz in the Park’ at Armstrong Park features a Halloween theme, of course. Trick-or-treating starts at 2 p.m. and the final second line of the year gets started at 4 p.m. The music starts at 5 p.m. with Bonerama, Kermit Ruffins & The Barbeque Swingers and Rebirth Brass Band. A […]

Krewe of Boo parking advisory from the NOPD

Parade’s formation location: Elysian Fields and Decatur St Formation time: 5:00pm Starting time: 6:00pm The parade will form on Elysian Fields Avenue and North Peters Street. It will turn right onto North Peters Street in an uptown direction on North Peters Street (against traffic against the flood wall). Upon reaching Dumaine Street the parade will […]

NOPD Issues Parking Reminders Ahead of Several Weekend Events

CITY OF NEW ORLEANS ISSUES PARKING INSTRUCTIONS AND TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS IN ADVANCE OF UPCOMING WEEKEND EVENTS NEW ORLEANS, LA — Today, the City of New Orleans issued reminders in advance of special events that will impact the normal flow of traffic including: Race for the Cure, Play Streets Ciclovía and Krewe of Boo Parade, all […]

Children’s Hospital Jazz Half Marathon