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  1. Winter solstice at 5:03 p.m. Sunday, marking shortest day of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    The winter solstice comes at 5:03 p.m. Sunday, meaning Sunday has the shortest day and longest night of the year. Traditionally, the solstice marks the start of winter.

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  2. Bourbon Street shooting victim in stable condition, hospital reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    A man shot on Bourbon Street about 8 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014, was in stable condition on Sunday afternoon at LSU Interim Hospital, according to the hospital. The victim was shot in his arm and leg after an argument with another man on the 300 block of Bourbon Street, according to New Orleans police.

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  3. Suspect identified in French Quarter robbery, stabbing of pedestrianRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Leo Dorsey, 23, was identified on Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014, by the NOPD, wanted in connection with an armed robbery and stabbing that occurred on Dec. 17, 2014, in the 1000 block of Governor Nicholls Street. A 23-year-old man was identified Sunday by the NOPD as being wanted in connection with a French Quarter armed robbery and stabbing that occurred on Wednesday in the 1000 block of Gov. Nicholls Street .

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  4. Chalmette dancer performs in New York City: Class ActRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    Dancing at such a prestigious venue like the Joyce Theatre with Complexions Ballet Company was like a dream. Ashlie Russell While most people were taking advantage of holiday sales, St. Bernard resident Ashlie Russell was taking advantage of a great opportunity.

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  5. New Orleans Food & Farm Network announces partnership with St. Charles ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    The New Orleans Food & Farm Network recently announced a partnership with St. Charles Parish to develop a new food hub, Food & Farm Works @ Edible Enterprises in Norco. The initiative allows Food & Farm Works to broadly expand the resources available to food entrepreneurs and grow the base of potential users of the metro New Orleans area's only licensed food technology incubator facility, Edible Enterprises, which is in Norco.

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  6. Auditions for 'The Sleeping Beauty' will be held Jan. 11 in Norco and DestrehanRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    River Region Ballet will hold open auditions for "The Sleeping Beauty" January 11 in Norco and Destrehan. The performance dates for the show are March 21-22 at Hahnville High School.

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  7. 7th Ward Community Center in New Orleans will open in summer 2015: Spirit and SpiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | NOLA.com

    It's a great opportunity to develop a community center that will serve all individuals from our area and beyond. Demetric Mercadel When the 7th Ward Community Center opens in the summer of 2015 at the former Corpus Christi School, 2022 St. Bernard Ave., it will bring new life to the neighborhood that has long been needed, said the Rev.

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  8. Christmas play performed, garage sale for Girl Scouts set in LulingRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    New Life Community Church recently presented a Christmas show, "Unfrozen: Do you want to meet a Savior?" at the church in Luling. The children and youth groups of the church performed a collection of skits, songs and readings that transformed the "Once upon a time" theme into an evening of joyful worship, playful presentation and fresh examination into the story of Jesus's birth.

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  9. News for Every Longing HeartRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Luke 2:15-20 When the angels had left them and gone into heaven, the shepherds said to one another, "Let's go to Bethlehem and see this thing that has happened, which the Lord has told us about." 16 So they hurried off and found Mary and Joseph, and the baby, who was lying in the manger.

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  10. Man posing as exterminator burglarizes 90-year-old woman's home, NOPD saysRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    New Orleans police are investigating an aggravated burglary that occured at a 90-year-old woman's home in the 3700 block of Washington Avenue on Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. A man posing as a pest exterminator forced his way inside a 90-year-old woman's Central City home and demanded her belongings on Friday afternoon, police said Saturday.

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  11. NOPD searching for runaway 8-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    The NOPD is searching for an 8-year-old girl who ran away Dec. 20 from her mother a Brother's Food Mart Dec. 20. New Orleans police are searching for an 8-year-old girl who ran away from her mother at a Brother's Food Mart on Saturday . Geneya Brown ran away while her mother wasn't looking about 4:30 p.m. at the store, located at 3622 General Du Gaulle, police said.

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  12. Pelicans recall rookie point guard Russ Smith from NBA Development LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NOLA.com

    Guard Russ Smith stretches his arms for the camera during a photo shoot at New Orleans Pelicans Media Day on Monday, September 29, 2014 at the Pelicans Practice Facility. (Photo by Julia Kumari Drapkin, Nola.com After going through his second NBA Development League assignment with the Fort Wayne Mad Ants, the Pelicans recalled rookie point guard Russ Smith on Saturday.

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  13. St. John Parish levee: Local reaction and what's nextRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NOLA.com

    St. John the Baptist Parish President Natalie Robottom and Corps of Engineers spokesman Rene Poche talk about the proposed $718 million flood protection project planned for the River Parishes. As she sat in her conference room at the Percy Hebert Building in LaPlace on Friday , St. John the Baptist Parish President Natalie Robottom noticed that it was 8:57 a.m., and the hour slotted for the critical federal review of a long-awaited $718 million storm protection levee project was nearly up - and still no vote had taken place.

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  14. Llewelyn Soniat and Rudy Lombard fought for a free New Orleans: Jarvis DeBerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NOLA.com

    In this file photo from September 9, 1960, New Orleans Police Superintendent Joseph Giarrusso and Assistant Superintendent Joseph Guillot survey the scene at Woolworth's on Canal Street. Members of the Congress of Racial Equality staged a sit-in to protest segregated dining at the store's lunch counter.

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  15. New Orleans sex offender accused of molesting 7-year-old, other sex crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | NOLA.com

    David Morel Jr., 31, a convicted New Orleans sex offender was arrested late Thursday on charges he molested a 7-year-old child, photographed the child and a woman without their knowledge and distributed child pornography. A convicted New Orleans sex offender was arrested late Thursday on charges he molested a 7-year-old child, photographed the child and a woman without their knowledge and distributed child pornography.

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  16. Lafreniere Park 'Holiday in the Park' lights cancelled due to weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | NOLA.com

    Families walk through the annual "Holiday in the Park" light display at Lafreniere Park on Friday, Dec. 5, 2014. (Eliza Morse, NOLA.com Rain showers sweeping across the New Orleans metro area Friday afternoon have forced organizers to cancel the evening holiday lights show at Lafreniere Park in Metairie, according to a news release from park administrators.

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  17. Praying for AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | NOLA.com

    Pastor Willie Wooton of Gideon Christian Fellowship, 3401 Elysian Fields Avenue, New Orleans, LA invites you to pray for a nation in crisis.

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  18. Untested rape kits rise, NOPD backslides; Cantrell asks 'Are heads going to roll?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | NOLA.com

    NOPD commander Paul Noel at the mayor's press conference about the sex crimes unit scandal. Noel has been charged with cleaning up the mess.

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  19. Year in Business: IberiaBank goes on bank-buying spree across SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | NOLA.com

    An image from the IberiaBank website on Monday, Dec. 8. The Lafayette-based bank in 2014 closed deals to purchase two banks and announced agreements to purchase another three in key Southern metro areas. IberiaBank had a busy 2014, closing deals to buy banks in Louisiana and Texas and announcing agreements to purchase three others in metro areas across the South.

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  20. Students chat with Facebook officer, positive behavioral intervention ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | NOLA.com

    Eighteen students in third and fourth primary at Academy of the Sacred Heart in New Orleans, along with their technology teacher Lynette Moody, recently participated in a live video chat with Sheryl Sandberg, Chief Operating Officer of Facebook and the first woman to serve on Facebook's board. Sacred Heart students, as well as groups from seven other schools across the United States, were selected to participate in the live chat that kicked off the Hour of Code event during Computer Science Education Week December 8 - 12. Each school had the opportunity to ask one Sandberg one question.

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