News

Concerns over bathroom rights loom as thousands of crossdressers descend on New Orleans

Concerns over bathroom rights loom as thousands of crossdressers descend on New Orleans

Call it the Big Uneasy. A local man has voiced his concerns to the City Council over bathroom rights stemming from an influx of crossdressers expected to arrive downtown on Saturday. “I heard someone talking the other day about how … read more

Sports

Pothole vaulter from New Orleans wins Olympic gold in Rio

Pothole vaulter from New Orleans wins Olympic gold in Rio

Jim Jones, a 24-year-old pothole vaulter, became the first gold medalist from New Orleans this millennium when he won Olympic gold in the men’s pole vault, clearing the equivalent of the Canal Street sinkhole, a new world record. “I’ve been … read more

Entertainment

NEUTRAL GROUND NEWS WINS HONORS AT 23RD ANNUAL NGN HONOR AWARDS BANQUET

Neutral Ground News wins big at 23rd Annual Neutral Ground News Awards Banquet

For the 23rd consecutive year, Neutral Ground News has won the prestigious ‘Schiro Award for Journalism’ at the annual NGN Honor Awards banquet. The banquet was held this past weekend on the Esplanade Avenue neutral ground across from Port-o-Call. The … read more

Science/Tech

NASA announces mission to Chalmette for 2018

NASA announces mission to Chalmette for 2018

NASA is slated to undertake its boldest mission to date. The agency today announced it will send humans to the deepest reaches of Chalmette by 2018. Chalmette, considered one of the most unfamiliar and mysterious areas in the entire solar … read more