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Today in NOLA: 6.15.14


Take in the second day of the Cajun-Zydeco Festival in Armstrong Park today, or relive your high school punk days with MxPx at One Eyed Jacks. On this day in 1910, Louisiana created Evangeline Parish, naming it after Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's epic poem about a young Acadian woman. More tonight:


Today in New Orleans: 10.01.12


Today, the slow food movement comes to New Orleans with music in tow, poet Sharon Olds reads at Tulane and All-American Rejects sneak onto the Mahalia Jackson Theatre stage. On this day in Louisiana history, Spain returned the Louisiana territory to France (1800), R&B legend Willie Egan was born in Minden (1933) and Cajun music master Marc Savoy was born in Eunice (1940). Now for today's developments:


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Renard Boissiere, Evan Z.E. Hammond, Naimonu James, Wilson Koewing, J.A. Lloyd, Nina Luckman, Dead Huey Long, Alexis Manrodt, Joseph Santiago, Andrew Smith, Cynthia Via, Austin Yde

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