3 hrs ago
Lutheran High School's Gryphon Gala soars
After 44 years and two locations, Lutheran High School , as stated by the theme of its annual Gryphon Gala, is "Still Going Strong.
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7 hrs ago
Jefferson Parish arrest reports, April 11-13
Don Fuselier, 44, Hattiesburg, Miss., was arrested in the 3700 block of Barbara Court in Metairie and booked with possession of hydrocodone.
11 hrs ago
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Suspects sought in string of burglaries at Jefferson Parish used car lots
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15 hrs ago
Deputies find burglary suspect hiding under bed in Metairie home
Patrick Thomas, 30, of Metairie, was arrested and booked with simple burglary of an inhabited dwelling.
19 hrs ago
Bill would remove legislative OK for commissioner
Efforts to get state lawmakers out of decision-making over the salary for Louisiana's higher education commissioner are advancing in the Legislature.
23 hrs ago
Best of New Orleans
White button-up collared shirt by ATM, $158 at Weinstein's ; yellow pants by Veronica Beard, $450 at Mimi ; orange cloak with dragon pattern, $20 at Southern Costume Company ; stylist's sunglasses and shoes.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Oak Oven: New restaurants in New Orleans
At the Italian restaurant, wine gets proper stemware but water comes in a Mason jar.
'Jurassic World' schedules another New Orleans-area casting call
With " Jurassic World " just a month and a half from beginning its extended New Orleans shoot, the production's casting department is again on the hunt for local background extras.
Kenner man accused of exposing JPSO detective, two others to HIV
Daniel Jung, 27, of Kenner, was arrested and booked with four counts of intentional exposure to the AIDS virus.
Fouth-graders at St. Louis King of France to present Passion Play
Tristen Estorge is a proud and excited 10-year-old. "I get to show kids what happened to Jesus when he died on the cross for us."
As Veterans Boulevard's image is altered, an exception is made for Dorignac's
Since 1989, Jefferson Parish has worked to improve the image of its most flourishing commercial corridor, Veterans Memorial Boulevard in Metairie , by adding green space, sidewalks and public art, and by controlling the outward appearance of businesses.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Best of New Orleans
Doing the bus stop
With little space to sit or get out of the elements, New Orleans bus riders mill around on Tulane Avenue.
House members urge Jindal to drop Common Core tests
Gov, Bobby Jindal said Monday that a gubernatorial order for the state to drop controversial Common Core tests is a "very viable option" if state lawmakers fail to act.
Metairie man wanted for attempted murder arrested in Texas
A Metairie man accused of shooting and wounding a woman during an armed robbery in January was taken into custody in Texas.
Metairie man pleads guilty in fatal barroom fight
Aaron Ullrich, 28, of Metairie, pleaded guilty Monday to a charge of negligent homicide in the death of Adnan Anwar, 40, on Sept.
LPO presents free park concerts in New Orleans, Metairie and Covington
The Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra gives festival fun a classical spin with its annual series of outdoor concerts in parks around metro New Orleans.
Metairie woman wins YMCA volunteer of the year award
Congratulations to Metairie resident and YMCA volunteer Debbie Moore, who has received the YMCA of Greater New Orleans Mildred Wild volunteer of the year award.
Public Service Commissioner Eric Skrmetta plans town hall meeting in Madisonville on April 21
Louisiana Public Service Commission er Eric Skrmetta will hold a town hall meeting in Madisonville Monday, April 21. The meeting will be at the St Tammany Parish Library's Madisonville branch, 1123 Main St., from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. eric Residents with consumer concerns or issues related to area utility companies are encouraged to attend, Skrmetta ... (more)
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Prom 2014 in the New Orleans area: Ursuline Academy is 'Dreaming of Bollywood'
Ursuline Academy students celebrated their "Dreaming of Bollywood"-themed prom at Jefferson Orleans South in Metairie on April 12. You can relive their special night in the accompanying photo gallery, which is part of a month-long series of slide shows capturing moments from the prom nights of a cross-section of New Orleans metro area high schools.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Saintsations set tryouts April 27
METAIRIE, La. -- The New Orleans Saints will hold preliminary auditions for the Saintsations dance and cheer squad on April 27. The tryouts will take begin at 9 a.m. at the NFL team's practice facility on Airline Drive in Metairie.