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Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'A-'rating to the following City of New Orleans, Louisiana public improvement bonds: -- $40 million taxable public improvement bonds, issue of 2014A.
On August 13, 2007 we were the first to publish a commentary which brought to light New Orleans' "unwritten rule" on a 30-year racial balance that existed on the New Orleans City Council.
WYES presents a sneak peek of season 4 of "Downton Abbey," and the Friends of Music present violinist Arnaud Sussmann.
Susan Guidry, District A councilperson said, "The fact of the matter is we have never had a lot of retail historically.
Parish Councilman Paul Johnston, who represents the area, told about 150 residents at a town-hall meeting Dec. 4 that he will oppose the project.
He's known as the "hero of New Orleans," the man who took charge in the aftermath of Katrina.
John Mayer headlined the New Orleans Arena on Saturday, Dec. 7. Mayer is performing with Phillip Phillips across North America and Europe to promote his new album, "Paradise Valley."
Police were called about 6 p.m. to the 2000 block of Socrates Street, where they found a 25-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound to the leg, Robertson said.
A lawsuit challenging heat conditions on Death Row as unsafe for inmates at the state penitentiary was filed during the thick of Louisiana's hot and humid summer.
Ticket Down announces that the Mercedes Benz Superdome in New Orleans, LA is honored to host the popular boy band, One Direction on Thursday, September 25th, 2014.
Editor's note: As part of the 72nd anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor we are republishing some articles from The Times-Picayune of that week.
Louisiana is set to receive $340 million from a fund BP created to help states impacted by the 2010 oil spill recover from the disaster.
WE ARE PLEASED TO HAVE WITH US THIS MORNING A MAN WHO KNOWS QUITE WELL THE TRIUMPHS THAT WERE CELEBRATED..
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I wasn't surprised to read Kanye West 's Yeezus tour stop in Kansas City drew only a fraction of the Sprint Center's capacity .