Blog :: 05-2011
The New Orleans Jazz Festival is kicking off it's second weekend this week. The first weekend was hot and smoking as usual. This year the Jazz Fest will end in usual fashion with the Radiator's on the Gentilly Stage, but a tear will be shed as this will be their last Jazz Fest together as the Radiators as they will be hanging it up at the end of June. To Zeke, Dave, Camile, Reggie and Frank, thanks for all the great Jazz Fest memories.
Here's the latest for what's hot today at the Fest:
NOLA continues to need support following Katrina, why not help by visiting the Tipitina's Foundation page and bidding on the silent auction. My friend Frenchy is offering one of his live show paintings, truly a sight to seem
Stay Funky Y'all!
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This week FHA and Fannie Mae have started to offer loans for energy efficient home improvements. FHA's Powersave program will allow home owners to borrow at fixed rates up to 20 years to make energy efficient improvements on their primary homes.
This is a sign that credit is easing and more creative lending programs are becoming available for programs that will allow homeowners to save energy and reduce costs. Read more here...