5 hrs ago
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.
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6 hrs ago
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.
7 hrs ago
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.
10 hrs ago
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.
12 hrs ago
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.
16 hrs ago
Best of New Orleans
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.
21 hrs ago
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.
Best of New Orleans
Gulf South Foot & Ankle
At Gulf South Foot & Ankle , husband-and-wife podiatrists Dr. Leon Watkins and Dr. Maria Markiewicz focus on a treatment method called "collaborative foot care," which makes their practice stand out from most other podiatry centers in the city.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Proteus, Orpheus, and Zeus parades roll on Lundi Gras, in New Orleans and Metairie
The Krewes of Proteus and Orpheus roll in Uptown New Orleans, and the Krewe of Zeus parades in Metairie, on Lundi Gras 2014 .