Chris Rock and Dave Chappelle Surprise Fans In New Orleans

Chris Rock and Dave Chappelle Surprise Fans In New Orleans

by #TeamEBONY

What’s better than one great comedian on stage? TWO great comedians on stage and for fans in New Orleans, the audience got more than... Read More

Queen Sugar Kofi Siriboe

Poetic Verses from ‘Queen Sugar’ Actor Kofi Siriboe

by LaToya Cross

Kofi Siriboe steps into the JETSuite, a monthly artist series created by JET Read More

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[Hungry for History] Leah Chase of Dooky Chase Restaurant

by Donna Battle Pierce

Hungry for History is a series that explores both Black contributions to mainstream cuisine and the chefs/food entrepreneurs that are making moves, both present... Read More

Court Hearing Scheduled for Suspect in Saints Player Will Smith’s Death

Court Hearing Scheduled for Suspect in Saints Player Will Smith’s Death

by #teamEBONY

Court records show the 28-year-old man arrested in the shooting death of former New Orleans Saints player Will Smith will appear before a state... Read More

At Least 16 Wounded in New Orleans Shooting

At Least 16 Wounded in New Orleans Shooting

by #teamEBONY

The scene was described as “chaotic” after a shooting broke out in New Orleans, Sunday night. At least 16 people were shot as gunfire... Read More

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Mental Health Professionals Balance Recovery and Resourcefulness

by Katrina L. Rogers

Hurricane Katrina wasn’t the biggest thing on the mind of Loretta Jones. That honor went to the wedding of her daughter, Lauren, who got... Read More

What 5 Days in NOLA Looks Like! [PHOTOS]

What 5 Days in NOLA Looks Like! [PHOTOS]

by #teamEBONY

Find the full itinerary from my trip here! Read More

New Orleans: Plan Mon – Fri in the City of Saints!

New Orleans: Plan Mon – Fri in the City of Saints!

by Danyelle Sargent

Having lived in 13 cities in 11 different states and visited countless more, I’ve experienced everything from the hustle and bustle of New York... Read More

troy sawyer New Orleans Musician Makes the Best of a Horrible Situation

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After the Storm, Troy Sawyer Finds the Right Notes

by Katrina L. Rogers

The day before Hurricane Katrina changed New Orleans forever, Troy Sawyer of Troy Sawyer and the Elementz never could have imagined he’d be where... Read More

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What's Holding Black New Orleans Back? Money

by Katrina L. Rogers

There are many factors that help determine the state of Black New Orleans, but none may be more jarring than the economy. According to... Read More