3 hrs ago
Reserve man arrested, booked with killing teen who shot brother, authorities say
Henry Bruer Jr., of Reserve, was booked with manslaughter in the July 3, 2013, death of Dondrell Cage Jr., of New Orleans.
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5 hrs ago
The Kupcake Factory celebrating six year anniversary this Saturday
Much of the rest of the world, when thinking about New Orleans and its food, will tend to focus around gumbo, jambalaya, and red beans and rice.
8 hrs ago
NPR suggests salt cod: Media Buffet
In Louisiana, strict observers of the Lenten season have abundant fresh options, like fin fish, salty oysters or spicy boiled crawfish.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
WWL-TV New Orleans
Contentious Metairie development approved
It's been the center of a contentious legal battle in Jefferson Parish for years, but neighbors and developers agreed Thursday on the future of the Tolmas Tract, the parish's largest piece of open land that fronts Veterans Boulevard.
Wind and surfs up
Robbie Manard of Metairie, catches air while kite boarding in 15 to 20 mph north on Lake Pontchartrain winds between the Bonnabel Boat Launch and the Bucktown Harbor Thursday, March 6, 2014.
WDSU-TV New Orleans
Crawfish prices higher than normal
LOOKING AHEAD TO THE FIRST FRIDAY OF LENT. IN CASE YOU HAVEN'T NOTICED.. YOU SOON WILL...CRAWFISH PRICES ARE HIGHER THAN USUAL.
In Metairie, eastbound lane of Riverside Dr. to close
For two weeks starting on Mar. 10 the eastbound lane of Riverside Drive in Metairie will close to traffic, so workers can replace panels in the roadway.
Money pours in for Jackie Clarkson, Nadine Ramsey in New Orleans City Council District C race
New Orleans Councilwoman Jackie Clarkson and former Judge Nadine Ramsey will meet in March 15 in a runoff for the City Council's District C seat.
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The Kupcake Factory celebrates sixth anniversary with free cupcakes
For those who have decided to give up sweets for Lent, The Kupcake Factory has officially challenged your resolve.
Appreciation service for pastor will be held in Edgard
Second African Baptist Church will hold an appreciation service March 16 to honor its Pastor Clearence Mollaire.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Smiley: Think hea s a Cajun?
A reader commented on The Advocate's story about Louisiana issuing driver's licenses, to those who desire them, with "I'm a Cajun" below the photo.
Orpheuscapade provides a Mardi Gras reunion for New Orleans artists, performers
Back in the day, it wouldn't be unusual to see Brandt Blocker or Sean Patterson at Orpheuscapade - the blowout Mardi Gras ball that welcomes thousands into the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center at the conclusion of the Krewe of Orpheus parade .
Parades don't end on Mardi Gras - St. Patrick's Day celebration in Old Metairie coming up
Still feeling that parade spirit? Then be sure to catch this year's St. Patrick's Parade Committee of Jefferson's 44th annual St. Patrick's Day Parade in Old Metairie.
Spring Shuffle Race in Metairie will benefit International School of Louisiana
International School of Louisiana will host a 5K Spring Shuffle and and 1 Mile Family Fun Run March 15 at 8 a.m. at LaSalle Park, next to Zephyr's Field, 6600 Airline Drive in Metairie.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
WDSU-TV New Orleans
Heavy rains push up Argus in Metairie
HEATH ALLEN BRAVED THE CHILL AND THE RAINDROPS... HE'S ON YOUR SIDE FROM JEFFERSON PARISH.
Charlotte king cake one of the best outside of NOLA
King cake is the food to celebrate Mardi Gras: a ring of dough, cinnamon-streaked, filled or plain, liberally topped with sugar in purple, green and gold, the traditional colors of Carnival.
Argus leads they way for Mardi Gras 2014 in Metairie
Jefferson Parish's premier Mardi Gras parade hit the streets Tuesday morning with theme of "Storyteller."
God's Amazing Grace 2/2
Dr. Theresa Harris is a Doctor of Chiropractic Medicine at the Harris Sports & Family Chiropractic Clinic, 722 Phosphor Ave., Metairie, LA.
Mardi Gras 2014 Live Updates: Fat Tuesday news from New Orleans, Metairie, north shore and more
Check back regularly between 6 a.m. and midnight Tuesday for the latest Mardi Gras 2014 news and notes provided by NOLA.com The Times-Picayune reporters and photographers in the field, as well as reporters and videographers from our TV partners at WVUE Fox 8 News .
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Home of the Groove
Carnival Seasoning, Part 2 .....and
With Mardi Gras Day fast approaching, allow me to add some last minute tunes to your dance card.