"It wasn't a blank slate" 

Megan Braden-Perry lives in the same 7th Ward house where she grew up. One local's perspective on our changing city

She talks about the changes she's seen in her neighborhood — and in New Orleans. It's 1994, the height of a murder wave in New Orleans.   I'm 9 years old, home alone waiting for my mom to come back from Walgreens on…

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