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Take the scary-safe MCNO Halloween Porch Tour, if you dare

Halloween needs to be ghost-and-goblin scary, but not COVID-19 scary. So the Mid-City Neighborhood Organization, in a riff on its popular Porch Tour, is offering ...

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Mid-City Neighborhood Organization issues voters’ guide

With the average voter turnout in Mid-City so far in 2020 at about 20%, the Mid-City Neighborhood Organization created a non-partisan voter’s guide to help ...

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MCNO: Resources for legal, food, financial needs and more

The Mid-City Neighborhood Organization has compiled this list of resources available for those affected by the shutdowns necessitated by the COVID-19 pandemic. It includes legal ...

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Small Business Disaster Loans: Mid-City groups host free webinar

The U.S. Small Business Administration’s response to COVID-19 comes in the form of Economic Injury Disaster Loans. Under certain conditions, these small business loans are ...

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New officers, board leading Mid-City Neighborhood Organization

Mid-City Neighborhood Organization has installed a new slate of officers and board members. Chris Blum, who served as the MCNO vice president, replaces Emily Leitzinger. ...

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Bartlett Park gets a facelift with a lot of help from its friends

Jack Bartlett Park, a triangle park in the Parkview neighborhood, was rejuvenated on Saturday, Feb. 1. Event organizer Robert Thompson, of NOLA Parks For All, ...

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Tour de Bean block party stresses bike safety

By Dinah Rogers, Mid-City Messenger Bikes of all sizes were pedaled and parked along one block of Esplanade Avenue in front of Alcée Fortier Park ...

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Krewe honors Sharree Walls by trying to make neighborhood safer

The Krewe of Red Beans and the Faubourg St. John Neighborhood Association want to help make the Bayou St. John area safer, and they are ...

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Transformation of Desmare Playground moves into its next phase

The transformation of Desmare Playground is moving forward. Volunteers are gathering Saturday at the park across from St. Louis Cemetery No. 3 on Esplanade Avenue ...

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