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  1. Police seize 74 marijuana plants at Metairie grow houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | NOLA.com

    ... house at a Metairie residence. Members of the West Bank Major Crimes Task Force arrested Mark Baudoin, 50, of Old Jefferson, and booked him in connection with the drugs found at a house located at 5020 Wabash St. , Metairie, an arrest report said. ...

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  2. East Jefferson Mardi Gras costume contest invites participantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | NOLA.com

    The Kids Costume Contest in 2013 at the stage at Veterans Memorial Boulevard which on Mardi Gras morning will host the 8th annual "Masks-N-Mambo" East Jefferson costume contest. Have you ever spent hours doubled over a sewing machine and a glue gun, laboring on a costume for Mardi Gras, only to think, 'I deserve some official appreciation for this'? If so, go no further than the stage at Causeway and Veterans Memorial Boulevards on the morning of Mardi Gras for the 8th annual East Jefferson costume contest, "Mask-N-Mambo."

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  3. AARP offers free income tax preparationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Times-Picayune

    ... also bring their homeowners declaration page and their 2013 income tax return. AARP Tax-Aide sites in Metairie/Jefferson will be at the following locations: East Bank Regional Library, 4747 West Napoleon Ave., Metairie, Monday through Friday, 10 ...

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  4. Recruit of the day: Donte JacksonRead the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Donte Jackson Defensive back 5-11, 175 pounds Jefferson, LA Five-star, No. 5 cornerback in the country .

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  5. Front to pass, more sunshine SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... MANAGEMENT AREA THERE WAS A MARSH FIRE WHICH SMOKE BLEW INTO PARTS OF THE WEST BANK AND INTO PARTS OF METAIRIE AND JEFFERSON. THE WINDS WERE OUT OF THE SOUTHWEST THIS AFTERNOON AND THE FIRE HAS SINCE BURNED ITSELF OF OUT. A LOOK AT SKIES THIS ...

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  6. More Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 17 | KLKN

    ... via PRWeb. PRWeb, WorldNow and this Site make no warranties or representations in connection therewith. West Jefferson Medical Center is honored to be the only hospital in Louisiana to be chosen for their new Patient Navigator Program. This program ...

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  7. Jefferson Parish School Board to rejoin state association, after two years awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | The Times-Picayune

    New Jefferson Parish School Board members were sworn in during an inauguration ceremony on Monday January 5, 2015. The new school board will rejoin the state school board association, a move proposed by new president Cedric Floyd.

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  8. One school, two contracts: What to make of Kenner Discovery Health Sciences Academy's charter?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | The Times-Picayune

    Kenner Discovery Health Sciences Academy supporters, donning blue school T-shirts, packed the Jefferson Parish School Board's meeting room on Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015. The group urged the board to let the school expand, which it did.

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  9. Hall Piano Company Brings Hometown Favorite Matt Lemmler to Jefferson...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | PRWeb

    Kicking off another exciting series in partnership with the Jefferson Parish East Bank Regional Library, Hall Piano Company and the Steinway Society of New Orleans present hometown favorite, pianist Matt Lemmler, on Wednesday, January 28th at 7:00PM. In an economy where so many valuable music programs are being eliminated, Hall Piano is committed to bringing music education to our community and our region.

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  10. Jefferson Parish School Board rescinds Michael Delesdernier's almost $15,000 legal reimbursementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | The Times-Picayune

    ... asked the system to reimburse his legal fees in November. The move sparked heavy criticism. As expected, the new Jefferson Parish School Board rescinded its almost $15,000 payment of former 8th District member Michael Delesdernier's legal fees ...

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  11. Cookies and Cocktails planned by Girl Scouts Louisiana East in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | NOLA.com

    ... artist Terrance Osborne. Tickets are available online or at the council offices at 841 S. Clearview Parkway in Jefferson. Patron party/gala tickets are $75 each while gala tickets are $60 each or $100/couple. Sponsors are still needed. Proceeds will ...

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  12. Latest stretch of I-10 widening complete, with more work to proceed through KennerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | NOLA.com

    No driver mourned, in East Jefferson, when the orange traffic cones were suddenly missing. Interstate 10, after all, had been in a near-continuous state of rebuilding, widening and lane shifting for 17 years.

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  13. Huey P. Long Bridge painting project added to New Orleans transportation improvement programRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | NOLA.com

    ... downtown New Orleans and a $150,000 signal timing and coordination study along Veterans Metairie Boulevard in East Jefferson. The New Orleans analysis will examine traffic, road capacity, parking, public transit and pedestrian and bicycle ...

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  14. Jefferson Parish public schools system to showcase magnet, academic programs Jan. 27, 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | NOLA.com

    SUSAN POAG / THE TIMES-PICAYUNE Poet Shelton "Shakespear" Alexander, a two-time grand poetry slam winner, and "slam master" for the New Orleans Slam Poetry Team,who has appeared on Def Poetry Jam and in Spike Lee's When the Levees Broke, asks student Dajeanne Rodgers about her poem as he worked with fifth graders at Lincoln Elementary School for the Arts in Marrero Thursday, May 13, 2010 as part of a week long artist residency through the Jefferson Performing Arts Society JPAS Stage Without A Theatre program. Lincoln is one of 15 programs that Jefferson officials will showcase next week in Harvey and Jefferson.

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  15. West Jefferson - Only Louisiana Hospital Chosen by American College ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | PRWeb

    West Jefferson Medical Center is honored to be the only hospital in Louisiana to be chosen for their new Patient Navigator Program. This program focuses on decreasing the readmission rate of heart attack or heart failure patients.

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  16. No charges in connection with reported rolling gun battle on I-10 in MetairieRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | NOLA.com

    Jefferson Parish Sheriffa s Office investigators did not book anyone in connection with a rolling gun battle and crash on Interstate 10 in Metairie early Monday morning , despite questioning three men. Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office investigators did not book anyone in connection with a rolling gun battle and crash on Interstate 10 in Metairie early Monday morning, despite questioning three men -- including the driver of one vehicle who suffered a gunshot wound.

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  17. Jefferson SPCA to host 2nd annual Kitten BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | NOLA.com

    The Jefferson SPCA is partnering with local businesses for the second annual New Orleans Kitten Bowl & Tailgate Party to support and promote the adoption of shelter animals. The free event is Jan. 31 and Feb. 1, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day, at the Big Easy Sportsplex , 800 Webb St., Jefferson, in Elmwood.

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  18. Gunfire exchange reported between two vehicles driving on I-10 near CausewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | NOLA.com

    ... two men in hoodies running away from the wreck toward Metairie Court. Authorities found Tommie Bridges, 28, of Jefferson, in the backyard of a home on Melody Drive. Police said he told them he was a passenger in the Charger but couldn't remember who ...

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  19. I-10 shootout in MetairieRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2012 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    ... of someone in the caller's backyard. An individual identified as Tommie Bridges, B/M, 28 from Labarre Road in Jefferson was apprehended in the rear yard on Melody. Bridges admitted he was a passenger in the Dodge Charger but couldn't recall who the ...

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  20. Marsalis musical clan's patriarch toots his own horn -- for the first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | The Times-Picayune

    A historic marker to honor his father shows jazz legend Ellis Marsalis Jr. how much the area around his childhood home has changed, and gives hope that his father's legacy as a business owner during the segregation era will be honored. On Friday morning, a solemn occasion on River Road in Old Jefferson was interrupted by a moment of comedy.

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