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  1. Marrero petroleum storage facility eliminates 13 storage tanks from expansion plansRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    A Marrero petroleum storage facility has eliminated 13 tanks from its expansion plans that had drawn the objection of its neighbors. Magellan Terminal sought a special use permit to build new tanks and store flammable and combustible liquids on property bounded by River Road, Barataria Boulevard and Marrero Road.

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  2. Massachusetts fire victims identified as brothersRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    Police and relatives have identified the two young boys killed in a four-alarm fire at a Massachusetts apartment building Nine-year-old Kelvin Medina and his 4-year-old brother, Giancarlo Marrero, were trapped in a third-floor bedroom, after the fire broke out in Lawrence just after 3 a.m. Tuesday. The state fire marshal determined that the blaze was an accident caused by an electrical wiring failure in a first-floor ceiling in the three-story, six-unit apartment building.

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  3. Justice of the peace presides over Marrero student council electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Marrero Academy for Advanced Studies Student Council Adviser Carol Newman monitors fourth and fifth graders as they cast their ballots to elect new officers each year. Student Council members at Marrero Academy for Advanced Studies had a small- scale taste of what it might feel like to participate in an election or be elected to a public office.

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  4. Watch 'alligator whisperer' go all Patrick Swayze and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Mirror.co.uk

    ... stunt after it was pointed out to be against rules in the southern US state. The father-of-three Lance, from Marrero, Louisiana, told his local newspaper: "Half an alligator's body is his tail. So if he even nips me a little bit, he can drag me ...

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  5. Early voting begins in LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... PARISH RESIDENTS HAVE SERVERAL OPTIONS AS WELL: THE JOSEPH YENNI BUILDING IN HARAHAN; CHARLES ODOM BUILDING IN MARRERO, A VOTING STATION AT 408 MINOR STREET IN KENNER AND THE GRANDE ISLE COMMUNITY CENTER IN GRAND ISLE. POLLS OPEN IN THE MORNING AT ...

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  6. Alligator whisperer lifts reptile a-la-Patrick Swayze in dangerous...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Mail

    ... back to the boat by a 10ft alligator who narrowly missed him with a snap of his jaw. Father-of-three Lance, from Marrero, Louisiana, said: 'Half an alligator's body is his tail. So if he even nips me a little bit, he can drag me under water. 'I make ...

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  7. Jefferson Parish Council to weigh contract with firm that state accused of overbillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | NOLA.com

    The Jefferson Parish Council on Wednesday will consider awarding a $190,361 contract to an engineering firm that state auditors last year accused of overbilling. If approved, Phoenix Global Engineering and Construction Inc. will perform engineering and other services for drainage projects along Westwood Drive in Marrero.

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  8. Academy of Our Lady in Marrero offers hands-on training in health care fieldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | The Times-Picayune

    Academy of Our Lady Health Care students Kayla Scholl of Marrero, Jenna Arnold of Gretna, and Rebecca Ortega of Harvey practice different things they have learned in the Health Science program. Ever since I was a child, I wanted to work in the health care field.

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  9. Two-year drainage project to cause lane closures along Ames Blvd. in MarreroRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | NOLA.com

    A three-phase drainage and road construction project will cause intermittent lane closures along Ames Boulevard in Marrero for the next two years. The work will occur along Ames between Barataria Boulevard and Wyoming Drive.

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  10. Marrero Lions Club honors police, firefighters, first responders with free lunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Times-Picayune

    Chairperson Doris Pete and members of the Marrero Lions Club honor Jefferson Parish police officers, firefighters and emergency personnel with a luncheon on World Service Day. For two years, Marrero Lions Club Chairperson Doris Pete and the Marrero Lions Club members have celebrated World Service Day by recognizing Jefferson Parish police officers, firefighters and emergency medical personnel with an honorary luncheon for their service.

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  11. Academy of Our Lady students in Marrero learn to run small businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | NOLA.com

    ... ou learned through this experience to new experiences?" Rosalie Simmons writes about people, events and resources in Marrero. Contact her at 504-347-4215 or rhsimmns@cox.net

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  12. 22-year-old man arrested in armed robbery of Woodmere woman, 73Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | NOLA.com

    ... on one count of armed robbery. A 14-year-old boy was arrested earlier this week on the same charge. (JPSO) Rodas, of Marrero, and a 14-year-old boy from Gretna are accused of tricking a 73-year-old woman into thinking their car had broken down and ...

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  13. Marrero church to present revival: West Bank religion news briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Times-Picayune

    Macedonia Baptist Church, 1219 Cohen St., Marrero, will host a revival Oct. 21-23 at 7 nightly. The Rev.

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  14. West Bank rallies for Night Out Against CrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | NOLA.com

    ... awareness information during their annual Night Out Against Crime. Jefferson Parish Police Capt. Sean Lusk and Marrero-Ragusa Volunteer Fire Co. #3 Chief Rickie Eslick, Capt. Gregory Ganes and firefighters Danny Lirette and Ken Davenport shared ...

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  15. Family Dollar refuses to allow disabled child's stroller in Marrero store, WDSU reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | NOLA.com

    Family Dollar confirms a Lafitte woman was not allowed to bring her disabled son's stroller into the Marrero store at Barataria Boulevard and Leo Kerner Parkway, WDSU Channel 6 reports. A West Bank woman claims Family Dollar would not allow her to bring her disabled son's stroller into a Marrero store, according to a WDSU report .

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  16. Discount store manager demands mother leave disabled son in hot car while she shopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Raw Story

    A women from Lafitte, Louisiana is furious with the manager of a dollar store after he told her to leave her disabled son in a hot car, WDSU reports . Jessica Margiotta claims that she was at the Family Dollar in Marrero, Louisiana buying diapers over the weekend with her infant daughter and disabled three-year-old son.

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  17. Daniel BeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Times Observer

    ... Diver for Epic Divers for 29 years. A Memorial Visitation will be held at MOTHE FUNERAL HOME, 7040 Lapalco Blvd., Marrero, LA on Monday, October 13, 2014 from 6PM until 9PM. Memorial Services will be held at the funeral home on Monday at 8PM. ...

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  18. 14-Year-Old Arrested In JP Armed RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Q93

    ... a purchase. The JPSO says the juvenile, who denied involvement in the robbery, was arrested at his mother's home in Marrero after detectives were able to establish his identity with the assistance of an officer at the parish's Juvenile Assessment ...

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  19. Interim CEO of Bell Hospital named permanent CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    ... in 2002. Leckelt has previously served as Director of Emergency Medical Services at West Jefferson Medical Center in Marrero, LA, from 1991 to 1999. He was Senior Director of Operations at West Jefferson from 1999 until coming to Marquette General ...

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  20. JPSO snipers hunt for feral hogs on stormy Monday, but the pigs stay awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | NOLA.com

    ... hogs and stem the damage that costs an average $4,000 per repair. The deputies are working the V-line levee between Marrero and Crown Point off Barataria Boulevard just outside the Jean Lafitte National Park. Levee district officials say it is one ...

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