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Small marsh fire burns near Bayou Villere in eastern St. Bernard Parish
The St. Bernard Parish Fire Department said smoke seen in the vicinity of Chalmette late Sunday afternoon was caused by a small, inaccessible fire burning on the other side of the Forty Arpent levee.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Isleno Fiesta is this weekend in St. Bernard Village
The Los IslenA os Heritage and Cultural Society will present its 38th annual Isleno Festival March 8-9 on the grounds of Los Islenos Museum Complex, 1345 - 1357 Bayou Road in St. Bernard Village.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
St. Joseph Altar will be presented by KC Rummel Council 5747 in Chalmette
Members of the Knights of Columbus Archbishop Rummel Council 5747 and the ladies auxiliary are sacrificing their time and effort in a labor of love for the traditional St. Joseph's Day Altar.
WWL-TV New Orleans
New treatment program for physical and mental health related to disasters
It's being called a mental health model for areas that have seen disasters. Local psychiatrists created a team treatment program for physical and mental health, for people who most need it in Louisiana.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
'Mr. Peabody and Sherman' to take on '300: Rise of an Empire' this weekend
"Peabody & Sherman" -- a new spin on the animated classic -- takes on the action sequel "300: Rise of an Empire" this weekend.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
More Details Revealed For Mid-South Legends Fanfest
It will take place at The Sigur Center in Chalmette, Louisana, a few miles away from New Orleans, on April 4. Those scheduled to appear include Bill Watts, Jim Cornette, Bobby Eaton, Dennis Condrey, Bill Dundee, Robert Gibson, Ricky Morton, "Mr. Olympia" Jerry Stubbs, Mr. Wrestling II, Danny Hodge, Luke Williams, Porkchop Cash, Kamala, Dark Journey ... (more)
Meraux Foundation donates land for new sub-station for St. Bernard Sheriff's Office
The new sub-station will serve as an important resource in our strategy to suppress crime and keep the parish safe.
Beanbag baseball tournament planned by GNO Senior Olympics March 12 in Chalmette
The St. Bernard Council on Aging Inc. will host the beanbag baseball tournament as part of the 2014 Greater New Orleans Senor Olympics March 12 at the St. Bernard Civic Center in Chamette.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Algiers ferry breaks down on busy Mardi Gras parade night
The Algiers-Canal Street ferry broke down Friday night in the height of Mardi Gras parade season, less than a week after travelers started paying more for the service.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
'Elf or Leprechaun' will be presented at Chalmette Library
Is' 'it' behind Door #1? Door #2? Door #3? Nope. It's behind the doors of the St. Bernard Parish Library's Chalmette Branch.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Man wanted in 2008 Chalmette daiquiri shop fire and burglary
Carl Kopietz, a Michigan native who came to the New Orleans area to do construct work after Hurricane Katrina, is wanted in connection with a 2008 daiquiri shop fire and burglary in Chalmette.
March festivals spotlight diversity of New Orleans culture, cuisine, sport
Louisiana festivals come in all shapes and sizes and March 2014 is a great month to sample their variety.
Chalmette churches plan Lenten activities
Our Lady of Prompt Succor Catholic Church will distribute ashes March 5 at all of its Masses.
Chalmette VFW Ladies Auxiliary socks it to cancer, DAR presents good citizen award
Members of the Chalmette Ladies Auxiliary to Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3076 are socking it to cancer by collecting their spare change and placing it in a sock.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Wagner's Meats working to renew liquor license in time for Mardi Gras
The paper signs declaring "No Alcohol" and "No liquor" hangs across the doors and shelves at Wagner's Meats in Bywater, each notice decorated with a small, line-drawn frowny-face.
The history of Pecan Grove Plantation will be discussed during lecture at Nunez in Chalmette
Nunez Community College in Chalmette will continue its 13th season with its sixth lecture, "The History of Pecan Grove Plantation," on March 10. Gayle and Judge Robert Buckley, the current owners of Pecan Grove Plantation, will speak.
Islenos Fiesta is March 8-9 in St. Bernard Village
Luisa Suarez with the folk dancing group 'Los Cabuqueros de Arucas' of Gran Canaria, in the Canary Ithe second most populous island of the Canary Islands, spins her dress during a dance with Dudley Ajan, at the Los Islenos Heritage and Cultural Society's 35th annual Islenos Fiesta at the Islenos Museum Complex in St. Bernard in March 2011.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
50 Years after Eastern Air Lines Flight 304 crashed into Lake...
The flight took off from Moisant Field at 2:01 a.m. on its way to Atlanta. It was lost from radar screens just nine minutes later.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
WDSU-TV New Orleans
Ferry fare hike has some riders upset
The increase in fares on the Algiers ferry has some riders concerned over growing fees to get across the Mississippi River FERRY RIDE ACROSS THE MISSISSIPPI FROM RIVER FROM ALGIERS TO NEW ORLEANS AND CHALMETTE.