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This Summer, Park Yourself in New Orleans!

Cities aren’t known for their green spaces, but New Orleans has its fair share of nature spots — with Nola flair, of course. You don’t have to look far to find a green space in New Orleans — somewhere to relax...

Six Apps for Living a Better, More Restful Life

Living naturally is great, but could anyone do it in the 21st century, completely? Since we're not giving up our smartphones anytime soon, here are six apps that'll help you be more productive – even with sle...

The gradeaux and funkiness of Mitchell Gaudet

July 5, 2019 “New Orleans and its culture has a place in everything I have made and will continue to make.” The glass artist’s work can be both whimsical and poignant, yet he isn’t interested in shiny and po...

On the Go: July 2019

FRI 5 Essence Festival (continues till July 7) Mercedes-Benz Superdome. The 2019 Essence Festival is gearing up to take over New Orleans once again with a host of unforgettable performances from your favorite...

Five ways retirement will look different for women

July 7, 2019 “...it is likely that a woman will not have as much in her retirement account as her husband...” Women usually outlive men, so how will this affect retirement? Most people regard estate plans as...

Aging in Nola: The earth as your vessel

July 7, 2019 “In most religions, including Catholicism, there are no religious barriers for green burials.” Now you can literally leave the earth a better place than how you found it thanks to environmentally...

NOPD debuts rainbow badges for Pride Month

You may start seeing a pop of color from police officers’ uniforms thanks to a new Pride badge made available today. In honor of Pride Month, the New Orleans Police Department released a special badge bearing ...

Independence Day Celebrations

by Nola Family Staff Get your red, white, and blue ready to celebrate America with your families and friends! Nola Family has compiled the most comprehensive list of Independence Day Celebrations around the Ne...

A Reason to Smile

May 21, 2019 “Today’s dental industry uses much more sophisticated techniques and materials, making the incidence of implants much more commonplace.” A technology that’s been around for thousands of years...

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