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NOLA Women to Celebrate Their Power on Equal Pay Day


Tuesday, April 4th is Equal Pay Day, the symbolic day when women have finally caught up in salary to what men earned the previous year. In the over half-century since the Equal Pay Act went into effect, little progress has been made to close the gender wage gap in America. In fact, recent reports have projected that the gap will not close until 2115 in Louisiana, one of four states expected to have a pay gap into the 22nd century. 


Lineup Reveal: FestiGals


As the summer season approaches, the New Orleanian’s festival schedule begins to fill. Yesterday, the schedule for the fifth annual FestiGals weekend (6.11-6.14) was released. The weekend is aimed at both empowering and pampering women New Orleans style. 

 


Festigals' Fourth

Girlfriend Getaway Says 'It's Time for You'



Bodacious Bras and Stiletto Sprint will be on view around the Quarter this weekend. Lindsay Mack previews Festigals.


Today's Events: 10.8.11


Today, there's a festival for women, by women, and A Midsummer's Nights Dream occupies City Park, and it's a St. Claude Second Saturday. But once upon a time, Don Larsen pitched the only perfect game in a World Series (1956), Che Guevara was captured in Bolivia (1967), President Bush announced the establishment of the Office of Homeland Security (2001), Chevy Chase (1943), and R.L. Stine (1943) were born, and John Hancock died (1793). Don’t get Goosebumps:


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