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St. Francis Xavier program for seniors in Metairie celebrates Christmas
The St. Francis Xavier Sharing Program in Metairie held its annual Christmas luncheon on Dec. 5 at the New Orleans Country Club in New Orleans.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Best of New Orleans
Good Eggs now delivers on Wednesday and in Metairie and the West Bank
The online farmers market Good Eggs began service in New Orleans in summer during what director Tess Monaghan described as a pilot phase, but without any official announcements, it is up and running and recently expanded in a number of ways.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Jefferson superintendent James Meza to receive humanitarian award
James Meza, acting superintendent of Jefferson Parish public schools, speaks Wednesday, March 23, 2012, at the statewide test score unveiling at Greenlawn Terrace Elementary in Kenner.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Residents oppose high-density development
Parish Councilman Paul Johnston, who represents the area, told about 150 residents at a town-hall meeting Dec. 4 that he will oppose the project.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Jefferson Parish arrest reports, Dec. 3-5
Stephen Tassin, 59, Monroe, La., was arrested at West Metairie Avenue and Causeway Boulevard in Metairie and booked with DWI.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
North Kenner neighborhoods hold light contests
The annual Chateau Estates Lakefront Subdivision lighting competition will be held on Dec. 14, with judging beginning at 7 p.m. Awards will be given to the best decorated home on each street in the subdivision.
Long Lasting Copper Chimney Cap Available
Though chimney caps are not an absolute requirement for many chimneys, they are very useful.
Eagle Scouts honored at ceremony in Old Metairie
Philip Legrand and Thomas Nimmo of Boy Scout Troop 230 at St. Catherine of Siena received the rank of Eagle Scout during a Court of Honor ceremony held on Nov. 24 at the church in Old Metairie.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
a Region Redefined Part IV: Jobs migrate to suburbs
For 60 years after its founding in 1945, the family-owned firm was based in the French Quarter, creating its distinctive gas lamps in the historic heart of the city and sending them around the region and beyond.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Best of New Orleans
The Big Bar Guide: Harahan/Jefferson/River Ridge
Fox & Hound Elmwood Shopping Center, 1200 S. Clearview Parkway, Elmwood, 731-6000 Sports bar This restaurant and sports bar features a large dining room and a separate game room with pool tables and walls lined with flat-screen and projection TVs.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Motel crime is focus of new Jefferson Parish regulatory initiative
In 2010, when the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office began cracking down on crime at motels, officials found there was no simple process to put a lodging spot out of business - even after owners were shown to be complicit in criminal activity.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Jefferson Parish charter applications now open
Worksheets hang across a kindergarten class room at the International School of Louisiana in Harahan Thursday, November 1, 2012.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Jefferson leaders discuss economic development in state of parish address
Economic development and the need to attract young, well-heeled residents were the overarching themes in Tuesday's "state of the parish" presentation hosted by the Jefferson Chamber of Commerce.
Jefferson Parish schools Superintendent James Meza likely won't stay past June 30
James Meza was photographed during a Jefferson Parish School Board meeting in April April 16 2012 (Brett Duke, NOLA.com James Meza, Jefferson Parish 's public schools superintendent for the past 2A1 2 years, said Tuesday he does not expect to sign another long-term contract when his current agreement expires June 30. But Meza said he is not opposed ... (more)
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Jefferson Parish arrest reports, Nov. 12-14
Brandon Robertson, 33, 1924 High Drive, Harvey, was arrested at home and booked with simple burglary and theft under $500.