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3 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune
Would you rather catch a pair of beads or capture a photo of Mardi Gras Indians? Two St. Patrick's Day parades roll, in Metairie and Slidell, and Uptown Mardi Gras Indians celebrate Super Sunday.
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5 hrs ago | KLFY-TV Lafayette
The New Orleans Saints will spend part of this year's NFL training camp at The Greenbrier resort in West Virginia.
8 hrs ago | NOLA.com
Jefferson Parish's St. Patrick's Day parade on Sunday will cause road closures in Metairie along West Napoleon and Severn Avenues, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The closures are necessary to move floats for the parade, according to a parish press release.
9 hrs ago | NOLA.com
"Purim in the Far East" will be presented March 16, with the reading of the Megillah, the Hebrew word for the Book of Esther, at 5 p.m., and a party at 5:30 p.m. at Chabad Jewish Center, 4141 W. Esplanade Ave. Metairie.
10 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune
Robert Bowles, 41, 701 Melody Court, Metairie, was arrested at Jefferson Highway and Arnoult Road in Jefferson and booked with DWI-third arrest, following too closely and driving with a suspended license.
14 hrs ago | The Advocate
With raised voices, angry epithats and stabbing fingers, one state regulator accused another Wednesday of trying to keep secret efforts to lowball a fine that would settle alleged violations of a campaign contributor.
Gretna Police Chief Arthur Lawson and Ashton Miller Robinson, the grandson of the late Police Chief B.H. Miller Jr. and great-grandson of the late B.H. Miller Sr., prepares for the coin toss.
When the Elk's Krewe of Jeffersonians paraded along Veterans Memorial Boulevard in Metairie on Mardi Gras , the families aboard the decorated trucks were vying for more than a fun time.
Louisiana's House Health and Welfare Committee overwhelmingly supported a bill that would ban minors from using indoor tanning facilities.
When you're targeting speckled trout and redfish, sometimes Nature throws you a pitch you weren't expecting.
Metairie, LA - The New Orleans Saints have agreed to terms on a six-year contract with safety Jairus Byrd.
Dr. Theresa Harris from Women Wanting Wisdom talks about the amazing grace of God, using the example of John Newton.
The following parishes, schools and entities of the Archdiocese of New Orleans will carry on the tradition of erecting St. Joseph Altars this month.
To promote Health & Wellness the International School of Louisiana is excited to Kick Off the New Year with the ISL 5K - Spring Shuffle taking place Saturday, March 15, 2014 at LaSalle Park - 6600 Airline Dr. Metairie, LA 70003.
The Mandeville Trailhead will host a benefit concert by country artist Courtney Cole on March 16. Courtney Cole , Nashville, Tenn.-based performer, songwriter and 2005 graduate of Mandeville High School, will headline a free benefit concert at the Mandeville Trailhead on Sunday from 3 to 6 p.m. Cole, who appeared in the CMT Network's series "CMT's ... (more)
Six other states, and countries like Canada and the UK, have banned tanning beds for younger teens.