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Top 10 reasons to attend the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival

By: Meredith Darlington on Oct. 16, 2009, 11:21 p.m.
New Orleans and hurricane katrina

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Support the city

New Orleans is still recovering from Hurricane Katrina, which hit in August 2005. Some buildings have been renovated, but many others lay deserted and are unfit for living. Every tourist helps rebuild this great city.