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Metairie, Louisiana is located in Jefferson Parish. Zip codes in Metairie, LA include 70060, 70033, and 70010. The median home price in Metairie is $200,900 which is roughly $119/per square foot. More Metairie information.

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11 hrs ago | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

Pro-choice and anti-abortion forces await judge's ruling in La.

People on both sides of the abortion issue are waiting to see if a federal judge in Louisiana will block a controversial new state law.

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15 hrs ago | NOLA.com

Bookkeeper accused of filching $502,536 from Metairie business

Kristin Koenig, 40, of Denham Springs, was arrested and booked on multiple counts of computer fraud, identity theft, bank fraud, felony theft and monetary instrument abuse.

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19 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

Tarpon making grand reappearance in Lake Pontchartrain

More than three decades ago, Arthur Borchgrevink, 69, of Metairie owned a marine-repair shop that was little more than a front to fuel his addiction.

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Yesterday | Washington Blade

Gulf Coast's LGBT residents mark Katrina anniversary

It was around 2 a.m. on Aug. 27, 2005, when Vicki Weeks, executive director of Belle Reve , a residence for people with HIV/AIDS in New Orleans' Marigny neighborhood, and three of her staffers began to evacuate the Crescent City ahead of Hurricane Katrina with eight clients who had no other way to leave.

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Yesterday | The Times-Picayune

Tammany Parkway beautification drive slowed - but not stopped - by 'super street' project

The north-south section of U.S. 190 in western St. Tammany Parish, which is now also known as Tammany Parkway , will never be mistaken for the Champs-Elysees.

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Yesterday | The Times-Picayune

Pedestrian in critical condition after Kenner crash

Authorities say a 36-year-old pedestrian was seriously injured when a man hit him with a van in the 2700 block of Bainbridge Street in Kenner on Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

NOLA.com

Former Grace King High School teacher accused of possessing sexually explicit pictures of student

Former Grace King High School teacher Walter Sologaistoa, 44, of Kenner, was booked with computer-aided solicitation of a minor, carnal knowledge of a juvenile, possession of pornography involving a juvenile, indecent behavior with a juvenile and contributing to the delinquency of a juvenile.

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WWL-TV New Orleans

Metairie man critical after van slams into him walking in Kenner

KENNER, La. A Kenner pedestrian was severely injured when he was struck by a van while walking on the sidewalk Thursday morning.

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BayStreet.ca

Rodney Rice Continues Family Fitness Tradition with Fitness Expo

Metairie, LA / ACCESSWIRE / August 28, 2014 / Rodney Rice, local resident and fitness guru, continues his family's tradition of excellence in fitness equipment sales and education.

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The Times-Picayune

Louisiana's public-education budget ranks near the median nationally

Even during its six-year funding freeze, Louisiana's state education financing ranked near the middle when compared to other states.

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NOLA.com

35 crispy fried chickens (and the cooks who made them) from the NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune archive

Next Tuesday , we'll be at Mr. Ed's in Metairie at 11 a.m. . The Times-Picayune stretches back decades.

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The Advocate

Smiley: The fly and the birdie

Charlie Zachariah says his golfing story "cannot be doubted, since it was witnessed by a newspaperman, and they never lie."

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

NOLA.com

Jefferson Parish's 'sniper van' search was legal, federal prosecutors say

Jefferson Parish Sheriff's deputies who found a loaded rifle, scope and silencer in May inside a van with stolen plates were performing a legal search, federal prosecutors said Wednesday.

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NOLA.com

Jefferson Parish Council orders Metairie condo demolished while court case proceeds

The Jefferson Parish Council on Wednesday ordered the demolition of the vacant Garden Terrace condominium building in Metairie, even as the parish's lawsuit against the owners proceeds in court.

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NOLA.com

Parking lot next to Metairie neighborhood rejected by Jefferson Parish Council

Strong neighborhood opposition to a Metairie business owner's proposal for a parking lot behind his Veterans Memorial Boulevard store drowned out the endorsement of the Jefferson Parish Planning Department.

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The Times-Picayune

Mock oil spill staged at Bonnabel Boat launch in Metairie

There was no reason to be alarmed if you saw emergency responders at the Bonnabel Boat Launch on Lake Pontchartrain in Metairie Wednesday.

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The Times-Picayune

91-year-old musician honored in Old Metairie with big band concert

Richard "Bing" Crosby has been playing music most of his 91 years. He has taught, mentored and inspired many local musicians, so it was fitting that many of them came together to pay tribute to him at a concert held in his honor.

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The Advocate

Smiley: The baffled Frenchman

Allen J. Fontenot, of Crowley, says he and his wife were visiting in France, in the Nice-Cannes area, in 1990: "We went to town to exchange our dollars for francs.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

BayouBuzz.com

Lawmakers say Common Core standards necessary for Louisiana's poorly-ranked schools

Several lawmakers and other supporters of the Common Core academic standards said at a New Orleans forum Tuesday night that Louisiana's poorly-ranked schools need the more "There is almost no going down," said state Sen. Conrad Appel , R-Metairie.

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WDSU-TV New Orleans

After tanker truck explodes in New Orleans East, crews work to clear scene

Fire crews are working to clear the scene after a tanker truck caught fire Tuesday afternoon in New Orleans East.

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