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  1. Suspect shot by Lafayette Parish Sheriff DeputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Louisiana State Police are investigating an officer involved shooting in Lafayette Parish Friday night. Police say just before 8:30 p.m., Lafayette Parish Sheriff Deputies visited the 1600 block of River Ridge Road to question a suspect about a disturbance in the 100 block of Crip Lane.

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  2. Complete Saturday election resultsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | NOLA.com

    ... O'Brien is running for the 2nd District seat on the Jefferson Parish Council. O'Brien, a Republican who lives in River Ridge, is president of Avondale Container Yard. He said he is challenging incumbent Paul Johnston to bring accountability and ...

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  3. House lawmakers proposing changes to construction budgetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The Advocate

    ... Lawmakers in the chamber already voted 94-2 this week for a more limited proposal by Rep. Kirk Talbot, R-River Ridge, that would require the joint House and Senate committee approval for local projects. The review wouldn't cover larger state ...

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  4. Michael O'Brien to run for 2nd District Jefferson Parish Council postRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | NOLA.com

    West Bank businessman Michael O'Brien is running for the 2nd District seat on the Jefferson Parish Council . O'Brien, who lives in River Ridge, is president of Avondale Container Yard.

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  5. Top Workplace: 1st Lake PropertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Times-Picayune

    Tiffany Marks shows the photographer a model apartment at the Sawmill Creek property in River Ridge.

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  6. Attempt to boost pension pay for retired Louisiana employees, teachers dies in legislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Advocate

    ... Frank Hoffmann, R-West Monroe; Montoucet; Ed Price, D-Gonzales; Gene Reynolds, D-Minden; and Kirk Talbot, R-River Ridge. AGAINST a 1.5 percent COLA: Committee chairman Kevin Pearson, R-Slidell; and Reps. Nick Lorusso, R-New Orleans; Paul Hollis, ...

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  7. Mississippi River levee work in East Jefferson half completeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | NOLA.com

    A cyclist enjoys the view from atop a Mississippi River levee in Kenner, at the foot of Williams Boulevard. Access to the levees and their popular pedestrian path between Orchard Road in River Ridge and the St. Charles Parish line at Kenner will be closed through summer 2016, so that levees may be raised two feet to meet congressional standards.

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  8. Emilo 'Monk' Dupre, 70, was a political activist who led Jazz Fest's boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | NOLA.com

    Emilo Joseph "Monk" Dupre, a community leader who was devoted to his family, politics and the New Orleans Jazz Fest , died on Sunday , his 70th birthday, of kidney failure at St. Joseph Hospice in River Ridge. A lifelong New Orleanian who graduated from St. Augustine High School and Xavier University, he had been the executive director of the Mid-City Community Development Corp., which worked to create quality low-income housing.

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  9. Senior Profile: Priscilla BurnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Southern Miss

    ... chapter is ending. That is what scares me, but I am ready to look forward to the next chapter." Burns, from River Ridge, La., transferred to Southern Miss from Nicholls State as a redshirt freshman after suffering a torn ACL. Initially, Burns didn't ...

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  10. Colonial Garden Club to install officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Times-Picayune

    ... e Apostle altar server Ana Huete who were recognized from their parishes. Kim Roberts covers community events in River Ridge and Harahan and can be reached at 504.236.0776 or k_rob136@cox.net

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  11. River Ridge family fishing festival features free rods for 1st 100 kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | NOLA.com

    The registration deadline for the Jefferson Fish Festival and Rodeo is May 8. The event kick-off party will be May 8 at 6 p.m. at the school, located at 10021 Jefferson Highway in River Ridge. The Rev.

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  12. Kenner day of prayer planned: East Jefferson religion news briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | NOLA.com

    ... be from April 27 through May 1 (except April 28) at St. Matthew the Apostle Church, 10021 Jefferson Highway, River Ridge. Call 504.737.4537. The mission will begin each night at 7. Pastor Sam Baker, First Lady Mary Baker and the Nineveh Baptist ...

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  13. 77-year-old man begins 5-year prison sentence in Kenner slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | NOLA.com

    ... Those words caused me to drop to my knees, frozen in time. I was shocked in that moment." Vicknair, 27, of River Ridge, was shot through his heart during an argument outside the auto repair shop where he worked in the 2400 block of Connecticut ...

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  14. Jefferson Chapter of Alliance for Good Government to meet in HarahanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | NOLA.com

    ... display following the game. Tickets can be purchased through the school office, 10021 Jefferson Highway in River Ridge, and prices are $10 and $12. A portion of the proceeds from every ticket sold will benefit St. Matthew the Apostle school. Kim ...

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    Monday Apr 20 | The Times-Picayune

    Roger Batiste, 77, of LaPlace, pleaded guilty to negligent homicide and will be sentenced to five years in prison for killing Shane Vicknair, 22, of River Ridge, during an argument on a Kenner street on May 3, 2013.

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  16. 5 things to do on a rainy Saturday (April 18) in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | NOLA.com

    ... that the St. Matthew the Apostle Men's Club will be hosting its Crawfish Cook-Off on Saturday at the school in River Ridge. Both events are "rain or shine"; it's not for nothing that the crustaceans also are known as mudbugs. Luckily, Waddington ...

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  17. How much is crawfish? Average price for boiled in New Orleans falls 21 centsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | NOLA.com

    ... pound. On Saturday (April 18), St. Matthew the Apostle Men's Club holds its seventh annual Crawfish Cook-Off in River Ridge . Tickets, which include all you can eat crawfish, can be bought in advance for $25. Gobble down six pounds, and that comes ...

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  18. Rain or shine, crawfish will be boiled in River Ridge SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | NOLA.com

    The members of the St. Matthew the Apostle Men's Club will host their annual crawfish cook-off April 18 at the school, 10021 Jefferson Highway, River Ridge, rain or shine. The weather may be iffy for Saturday , but that won't prevent many pounds of crawfish from meeting their fate at the St. Matthew the Apostle Men's Club seventh annual Crawfish Cook-Off, to be held from 3 to 9:30 p.m. at the school, 10021 Jefferson Highway in River Ridge.

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  19. Harahan VFW presents Americanism AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | NOLA.com

    ... an academic scholarship from Archbishop Rummel High school. He is the son of David and Tina Scheurer from River Ridge and plans to attend Rummel in the fall. Thirty-three members of the John Curtis Christian School marching band recently entertained ...

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  20. 2011 Colome Estate MalbecRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Best of New Orleans

    ... it with meat and chops, roasted fowl and game and aged cheeses. Buy it at: Costco, Dorignac's and Breaux Mart in River Ridge. Drink it at: Cava, Galatoire's, Restaurant August, Tableau, Tony Angello's Ristorante, Palace Cafe, La Boca, K-Paul's ...

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