Should you visit New Orleans during COVID-19 Pandemic? Advice from a New Orleanian

The good news is if you are like me and absolutely love everything about New Orleans and want to dig deep into the heart and soul of New Orleans, I say, “Laissez les bons temps rouler.” Continue reading Should you visit New Orleans during COVID-19 Pandemic? Advice from a New Orleanian

Out of all the things to do in New Orleans the tourism industry suggests you sit on an orange couch to celebrate the 25 years of Friends…

For whatever reason New Orleans is celebrating the ”25 years of Friends” yes the TV show. Why? I do not have a clue, but I’m wondering if there was a typo during the planning stage. So instead of sending the orange plastic couch to Central Park in New York, it was sent to Washington Artillery Park in New Orleans? Or maybe the New Orleans Tourism … Continue reading Out of all the things to do in New Orleans the tourism industry suggests you sit on an orange couch to celebrate the 25 years of Friends…

Recap of the Black News Channel Launch Events in New Orleans hosted by Fion Productions: VIP All White -BNC Launch Party & Honoring Queens of Zulu Social & Pleasure Club

I can’t begin to tell you about any of the events I attended regarding the Black News Channel without telling you about the people who made it happened. When I received the call about being involved in a panel discussion regarding the launch of the Black News Channel, I didn’t realize the significance of it all until after I accepted and did a search Google. … Continue reading Recap of the Black News Channel Launch Events in New Orleans hosted by Fion Productions: VIP All White -BNC Launch Party & Honoring Queens of Zulu Social & Pleasure Club

New Orleans Public Library offers free Streaming

Dear Neighbors: I am sure that you maybe a little fatigued over Tropical Storm Barry. Why not stream a free movie courtesy of the New Orleans Public Library. Stream indie flicks and documentaries Watch over 30,000 selected independent, foreign language, classic, and documentary films. It’s free, great selections for adults and kids. https://nolalibrary.kanopy.com/ Description Kanopy is an on-demand streaming video platform for public libraries and … Continue reading New Orleans Public Library offers free Streaming

NOLA Hurricane Preparedness Tips

Here’s some information I have found over the years that may help you prepare for Hurricane Season. As well as a story or two with it. 1. If the words “Mandatory Evacuation” is put in place for your area, please leave. I’m making this 1st because we seem to put it at the bottom of the list. As well as put it to the back … Continue reading NOLA Hurricane Preparedness Tips

Fion Productions presents the Official VIP New Orleans Launch Celebration for the Black News Channel with J.C. Watts Jr and Women Empowerment Tribute to former Zulu Social Aid & Pleasure Club Queens

FION Productions of New Orleans and the Black New Channel (BNC), the nation’s only African American news network, will host an invitation-only Offical VIP Launch Launch Celebration on Thursday, July 4, 2019. BNC founder/chairman J. C. Watts, Jr. will address national, state and local leaders in New Orleans about the network’s national launch on November 15, 2019. The New Orleans BNC launch party will feature … Continue reading Fion Productions presents the Official VIP New Orleans Launch Celebration for the Black News Channel with J.C. Watts Jr and Women Empowerment Tribute to former Zulu Social Aid & Pleasure Club Queens

New Orleans Native Stacey Muhammad takes a seat in the Director’s Chair on “Queen Sugar” on the OWN Network

New Orleans native Stacey M. is an award-winning writer and director with an impressive slate of groundbreaking, critically acclaimed work that has screened before audiences worldwide. Continue reading New Orleans Native Stacey Muhammad takes a seat in the Director’s Chair on “Queen Sugar” on the OWN Network

Queen Sugar Season 4 premiered Last Night and Fam-It’s Crazy! Let’s Repcap! In GIFs!

https://verysmartbrothas.theroot.com/queen-sugars-season-4-premiered-last-night-and-fam-its-1835445064 When Ralph Angel got his parole papers saying he was free, I wanted to go running with him. And hey, girl, hey, Charley gettin’ her some medical boo lovin’, massage therapeutics and boss woman awards?! Living her WHOLE best life.  Aunt Vi don’ opened up Aunt Vi’s Prized Pies and Diner; she and Hollywood are living it up these days. Young Blue even has … Continue reading Queen Sugar Season 4 premiered Last Night and Fam-It’s Crazy! Let’s Repcap! In GIFs!