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Designing Your Evacuation Route

Part of your emergency preparedness plan should include plans for evacuating. Think about how you will connect with your family members and where you will all go. 203 more words

Hurricane season is here: How to storm proof your home

NEW ORLEANS — Hurricane season is here, and all it takes is one severe storm to damage your home.

That’s why WGNO meteorologist Adam Bowles made a quick safety stop at Chief Meteorologist Hank Allen’s house to make sure his house was ready to weather any storm. 150 more words

News With A Twist

A summer musical wave of New Orleans headed our way

Our pleasant summers typically create a musical wave of touring performers in our region.  Today’s show explores the music of performers from New Orleans (and Lafayette)  who will be touring our area soon.  336 more words

New Orleans Performers

Voices from the Storm |eds. Lola Vollen, Chris Ying


I was 15 when Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans and the surrounding area, so much of the detail I missed at the time. Reading these interviews and stories from these thirteen residents of New Orleans was a heartbreaking, eye-opening experience. 108 more words

Book Review

Air Jordan Retro 3 - "Katrina"

The Air Jordan Retro 3 is an iconic shoe in basketball and sneaker history. Being the third shoe produced for the legend, Micheal Jordan; the shoe is made with quality and the essentials of a reliable performance shoe. 317 more words

Air Jordan

Ellen Urbani: There is No Such Thing as a True Story

There is no such thing as a true story. 

I know this because my daughter insists I told her to put her dirty dishes in the sink when I know I told her to put them in the dishwasher, and because my sister swears that on a late summer night in 1990 I deliberately flicked a Japanese beetle into her mouth when – … 2,140 more words

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