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Details on Saturday's Little League Champs Parade

The victory lap continues for our Little League World Series Champions and since this is New Orleans...of course there's a parade! While they originally planned to hold it in Harahan, the plans soon expanded and moved them up to a shortened version of the usual Metairie route on Veterans Blvd. The... Read More

Louisiana Children's Museum: New Exhibits and Sneak Preview Day

I got a chance to have the CEO of the Louisiana Children's Museum, Julia Bland, in the studio this morning. She told us more about what we'll see when the museum opens at the end of the month. (can't see our video interview below? click here ) Here's a video of that fog we were talking about...so... Read More

Annette's Picks: Weekend Guide for Aug 23-25

Running the Bulls and a dead-heat-of-the-summer Mardi Gras parade take center stage as a couple of "only in New Orleans" events this weekend. Have a great one! Carden Circus - Friday-Sunday at Lakefront Arena. The circus is in town all 3 days. Tickets range from $14-$24. NORD Teen Back to School... Read More

Nancy Parker was to have reigned as Nyx grand marshal

Nancy Parker was set to be the Grand Marshal of the 2020 Nyx parade, according to the Krewe’s Facebook page. The FOX 8 reporter, who was one of two that died in a plane crash last week, had accepted the invitation to lead the parade down St Charles Avenue about five weeks ago, the post reads. “She... Read More

American Idol Auditions Coming to Baton Rouge this Weekend

Know someone who could be the next American Idol? After the success of south Louisiana's own Laine Hardy last year, American Idol is coming back to see us! They'll be holding auditions in Baton Rouge this Sunday. AUDITION LOCATION Hilton Baton Rouge Capital Center 201 Lafayette St. Baton Rouge, LA... Read More

Spend the Weekend Without Your Phone to Make $1000

This dream job can be yours, as long as you’re willing to part with your phone that is. The internet provider SatelliteInternet.com is offering someone $1,000 to take part in their “Digital Detox Challenge,” which honestly, sounds pretty amazing. For three days, you’re expected to spend a weekend... Read More

6 Tips for a Happy Life

Can it really be that simple? Well probably not, but if someone wants to narrow it down for me like this...I'm willing to read through it. What really stuck out to me was that these are usually the exact opposit of what I would have assumed to be true. You can read the full article here from CNBC... Read More