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  1. Crawfish boils abound in East Jefferson, starting todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | The Times-Picayune

    Crawfish prices are coming down in the New Orleans area , which is great timing for all the church, school and community crawfish boils, which really start heating up today in East Jefferson. Our Lady of Divine Providence, on West Metairie between Starrett Road and North Atlanta, will hold its crawfish cook-off today from 3 to 7 p.m. The cost is $25 for adults and $10 for children ages 7 to 12. Children 6 and under are admitted free.

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  2. Latest South Carolina sportsRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 14 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    ... Last year the Gamecocks were wondering if losing early in the SEC Tournament might have cost them a top seeding. METAIRIE, La. (AP) - The New Orleans Saints say free agent running back C.J. Spiller has agreed to a four-year contract with the club, ...

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  3. East Baton Rouge school superintendent search draws 10 applicantsRead the original story

    Friday Mar 13 | The Advocate

    ... Rouge Parish, which has more than 42,000 students and 80-plus schools. The other applicants are Charles Michel of Metairie; Victoria Bridges Miles of Fort Worth, Texas; and C. Michael Robinson Jr. of Landover, Maryland. The School Board plans to ...

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  4. Irish parades in New Orleans struggling to pay sanitation costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... ST. PATRICK'S DAY PARADE SEASON IS JUST KICKING OFF IN THE FRENCH QUARTER. PARADES ARE SCHEDULED IN NEW ORLEANS, METAIRIE, AND THE NORTH SHORE. THE 33RD ANNUAL JIM MONAGHAN PARADE WILL START IN ABOUT 30 MINUTES. WHEN THE FESTIVITIES END, WHO WILL BE ...

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  5. Former NASA astronaut who walked on moon will speak at prayer breakfasts in Metairie and MandevilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | NOLA.com

    Charles Duke, a retired U.S. Air Force Reserve Brigadier General and former astronaut who is the youngest person to walk on the moon, will be the featured speaker at prayer breakfasts in Jefferson and St. Tammany parishes in April. Sponsored by the Christian Businessmen's Connection and Life Resources Inc., the events will be held on April 9 in Metairie and on April 10 in Mandeville.

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  6. Curtain up in September? That's the latest prediction for Jefferson's Performing Arts CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | The Times-Picayune

    Come along as contractor Joe Calderara gives a preview tour of the long-awaited, 1,100-seat, $54.4 million Jefferson Performing Arts Center in Metairie. The Jefferson Performing Arts Society - the principal tenant in the oft-delayed Jefferson Performing Arts Center - expects to stage its first production there in September, according to its executive and artistic director.

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  7. St. Philip Neri Crawfish Cookoff in Metairie boiling record 15,000 poundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | NOLA.com

    Mitch Hefner loads crawfish into a big dish shaped like a Cajun pirogue canoe at the Men's Club of St. Philip Neri Church and School third annual crawfish cookoff in Metairie, Saturday, April 2, 2011. Proceeds benefit the school.

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  8. St. Patrick's Day parades, Super Sunday, and more things to do in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | The Times-Picayune

    Three parades roll Sunday : the Metairie St. Patrick's Day Parade, Mardi Gras Indians' Super Sunday, and the Olde Towne Slidell St. Patrick's Day parade. The Indian Arts Circle of New Orleans presents India Fest at NOMA.

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  9. Lead singer of the Top Cats a grand marshal for Irish-Italian parade in MetairieRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | NOLA.com

    The annual Irish-Italian parade will roll through Metairie March 22, marking its 33rd year of celebrating both Irish and Italian heritage and culture. The parade begins at noon at Houma Boulevard and Veterans Memorial Boulevard, and it will follow the traditional Metairie Carnival parade route with a couple of minor changes.

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  10. Common Core, Eureka Math shake up Louisiana classroomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | NOLA.com

    It's been a familiar scene in Louisiana public schools for more than a decade, that point in fourth grade when students learn how fractions are related to decimals. Judy Milford is teaching the concept to her class of 30 children at Alice Birney Elementary in Metairie.

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  11. A bunch of parades this weekend...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2012 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    ... It starts at Canal and Chartres and moves through the French Quarter and CBD Click here for more info... SUNDAY The Metairie St. Patrick's Day Parade rolls Sunday at noon. It starts at Severn and 41st Street before the bulk of the route rolls down ...

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  12. St. Patrick's Day Festivities Highlight The WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | WYLD-FM

    ... then to celebrate. For instance, the St. Patrick's Parade Committee of Jefferson, Inc., the group that puts on the Metairie Road St. Patrick's Day parade each year, is holding its annual kickoff party today at noon at Fulco's Bar, located at 519 N. ...

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  13. LaPlace man found guilty in Metairie motel strangulation murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | NOLA.com

    ... into his own flesh as he tried to remove his killer's hands from his neck. As he was dying on the floor of the Metairie motel room, Honore gouged his killer's face, too. He gathered under his right index fingernail so much bloody genetic material ...

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  14. 3-12-15 6:10pm Deke: on the Saints' moves and the Pelicans' push for the playoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2012 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    ... In on other side I put out the Corey white. Patrick Robinson. All Brandon brown. Who Hugo dig. Thank you Chris a Metairie thank you for calling WWL hello Chris. IR UT. I expect Michael thank you. I total that you noted. Are trying to do want what is ...

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  15. Lisa Anne Sins, a tireless tourism promoter who was an executive at Arnaud's Restaurant, dies at 59Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | NOLA.com

    Linda Anne Sins, a tourism advocate who was s director of sales and marketing for 34 years, died Wednesday of cancer at her Metairie home. She was 59. In a statement on the restaurant's website, Ms.

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  16. No matter what he says, Bobby Jindal suggested a tax increase, according to Louisiana business ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | NOLA.com

    ... several Louisiana businessman sure do. "Sure, it's a tax increase," said Steve Brinson, president of Royal Honda in Metairie, of the governor's initial proposal to alter a refundable tax credit his auto dealership receives. "I consider it a tax ...

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  17. Saints and National Guard honor 2014 Saints-NFL High School Coach of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | New Orleans Saints

    The New Orleans Saints and the National Guard honored the 2014 NFL High School Coach of the Week recipients, along with 2014 NFL High School Coach of the Year Hank Tierney at a banquet Wednesday night at Impastato's Restaurant in Metairie. Welcoming all of the winning coaches was Saints defensive coordinator Rob Ryan and Tulane wide Rrceiver coach Carter Sheridan.

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  18. Tom Bensona s court-ordered mental evaluation will be completed Friday; here are the next stepsRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by JOHN McCUSKER -- Tom Benson showed off the new Pelicans practice facility next door to the Saints' headquarters off Airline Drive in Metairie Tuesday, September 17, 2013. The team of doctors examining Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson as part of a lawsuit filed against him by his estranged relatives will finish their work by Friday, a New Orleans civil court spokesman said.

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  19. Tramon Williams returns home after visit with New Orleans Saints, according to reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | NOLA.com

    Free-agent cornerback Tramon Williams has left the New Orleans Saints facility in Metairie and returned home to mull his future, according to an ESPN report . Williams, who played for the Green Bay Packers, is one of two free-agent cornerbacks visiting the Saints this week.

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  20. Murder defendant covers face in his feces in Jefferson Parish courtroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | NOLA.com

    ... rub it on his face. Deshaun Griffin did the same thing in August 2011, while in court for a pretrial hearing in his Metairie armed robbery case. Judge Lee Faulkner later found Griffin in contempt of court and sentenced him to the maximum six months ...

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